Past Events
May 12, 2016 - 7:00pm

Rhythm & Roots percussionists will be taking us deep into the heart of tribal communities whose customs are built on symbolic rhythms and dance. A highly participatory and experiential session with a focus on West African drumming. $15

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May 9, 2016 - 7:00pm

Fun classes to learn to dance or improve your dancing skills: fox trot, waltz, tango, swing, salsa, merengue, rumba, cha-cha, and samba. All level of dancers are welcome, with or without a partner. Discover little techniques that most people never learn about and become a relaxed and proficient social dancer in these small, personalized dance lessons! Free practice session from 8:30 to 9 pm. ...

May 1, 2016 - 4:00pm

Exhibit generously sponsored by TTR | Sotheby's International Realty

Join us for the opening reception of A Gap Frame of Mind, featuring works by Judith Seligson. Free.

April 25, 2016 - 7:00pm

Fun classes to learn to dance or improve your dancing skills: fox trot, waltz, tango, swing, salsa, merengue, rumba, cha-cha, and samba. All level of dancers are welcome, with or without a partner. Discover little techniques that most people never learn about and become a relaxed and proficient social dancer in these small, personalized dance lessons! Free practice session from 8:30 to 9 pm. ...

April 24, 2016 - 3:00pm

Join us for a Gallery Talk by Georgia Nassikas where she will discuss how she creates art including raising bees and using the hives for the wax in her encaustic work. Free. 

April 14, 2016 - 7:00pm

A mixed repertory performance by Forty+ features new works by Andie Ligon de Vaulx, Emily Crews, and recent works by Jane Franklin. Andie Ligon de Vaulx’s “Just Wear a Scarf” comments on the appropriateness of suitable attire for the “well-dressed woman.” Ms. Crews’ “Dance Squared” is just that, a fun and energizing romp that twists the traditional...

March 20, 2016 - 4:00pm

Join us for the opening reception of Oils and Encaustics, featuring the work of Georgia Nassikas. Free.

March 10, 2016 - 7:30pm

Local actors will read from diaries and letters of women who lived in Alexandria during the Civil War, and award-winning bluegrass band Dead Men’s Hollow will play songs of the Civil War. $20 admission.

www.deadmenshollow.com
 

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March 7, 2016 - 7:00pm

Alexandria spent four years as an occupied city. During that time, daily life became quite different for residents who remained in the city, and in many cases, the war changed the course of women’s lives. Women of Alexandria, from Antebellum to the 20th Century will illuminate an important side of the city’s history that we feel has been under-investigated: the effect of the Civil War on...

February 22, 2016 - 7:00pm

Alexandria spent four years as an occupied city. During that time, daily life became quite different for residents who remained in the city, and in many cases, the war changed the course of women’s lives. Women of Alexandria, from Antebellum to the 20th Century will illuminate an important side of the city’s history that we feel has been under-investigated: the effect of the Civil War on...