Current Events

May 2022 Events

A fascinating deep dive into the colonial roots of the global wine industry. Imperial Wine is a bold, rigorous history of Britain’s surprising role in creating the wine industries of Australia, South Africa, and New Zealand. Here, historian Jennifer Regan-Lefebvre bridges the genres of global commodity history and imperial history, presenting provocative new research in an accessible […] Details.

June 2022 Events

Living History: Elizabeth Keckly-Freedom Tailored By Hand Thursday, June 2 / 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. / Webb Barn Free: registration required As an enslaved woman, Elizabeth Keckly had two dreams—she yearned for her freedom and to someday work for the ladies of the White House.  After achieving her freedom, the road to the White […] Details.

Summer Music Series

Live Concerts in the Courtyard! 6:00-8:00 p.m. / Free! Caribbean Vibe Steel Drum Band July 8 Feel the sounds of the Islands! Recently featured on The Today Show. The Carroll Sisters July 22 Sister duo performing lively traditional Irish, Scottish, and Cape Bretton fiddle music. Kala Farnham August 5 Singer-songwriter presenting hallmark reinvention of the […] Details.