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Fall Craft Night   View Event

  • Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Calendar:   Lynnhaven House
  • Location:  Join the Virginia Beach History Museums for a new Fall Craft Night Series! The third Thursday of the month, September through December, will feature a new craft.November's workshop includes all materials to make a fresh centerpiece for your Thanksgiving table. Attendees will receive step-by-step instruction to layer fresh greens and flowers and make their own unique masterpiece. Advance registration required. Purchase tickets here.
  • Description:  N/A

HOLIDAY- CLOSED   View Event

  • Thursday, November 28, 2019 (all day)
  • Calendar:   Francis Land House
  • Location:  Virginia Beach History Museums
  • Description:  All Virginia Beach History Museums will be closed to the public on Thursday, November 28, 2019 for the Thanksgiving holiday

History Comes Alive! Book Club   View Event

  • Monday, December 2, 2019 at 1:30pm - 2:30pm
  • Calendar:   Thoroughgood House
  • Location:  Thoroughgood House Education Center, 1636 Parish Road
  • Description:  The December meeting of the Virginia Beach Public Libraries' History Comes Alive! book club will discuss Chesapeake Requiem: A Year with the Watermen of Vanishing Tangier Island by Earl Swift. Following the discussion, learn more about the foodways of the native people of Princess Anne County, including a tour of Virginia Indian artifacts on display in the Thoroughgood Education Center. Free house tour and refreshments also provided.Audio or hard copies of the book are available for checkout at the Central Library information desk, and can be reserved by calling 757-385-0150.

Free. Fun. Saturday!   View Event

  • Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Calendar:   Francis Land House
  • Location:  Francis Land House- 3131 Virginia Beach Blvd.
  • Description:  Monthly program featuring house tours all day, kid crafts and a special story time for our youngest visitors. December will focus on Pearl harbor Remembrance and the Francis Land House's connection to World War Two.

Holiday Celebration   View Event

  • Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 4:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Calendar:   Union Kempsville Museum
  • Location:  Union Kempsville High School Museums, 5100 Cleveland Street
  • Description:  N/A

A Christmas Carol   View Event

  • Friday, December 13, 2019 at 7:30pm - 9:00pm
  • Calendar:   Lynnhaven House
  • Location:  Lynnhaven House Colonial Education Center, 4409 Wishart Road
  • Description:  A Christmas Carol at Lynnhaven House Colonial Education Center.Performance and Festive Meet & Greet with Actor, John HardyExperience A Christmas Carol like you’ve never imagined! Celebrated actor, John Hardy, mesmerizes audiences with his one-man adaptation of Charles Dickens’ timeless tale of Christmas spirit. Mr. Hardy effortlessly transforms from Ebenezer Scrooge to Bob Cratchit to a total of 40 different characters right before your eyes as the story unfolds! This dynamic 75-minute one-act performance will be followed by hot cocoa, cookies, and a chance to meet the artist.Limited Seating is available for just two exclusive performances in Virginia Beach this holiday season!**This show is appropriate for all ages, but is best suited for audiences 10 years and older.**Tickets for the performance are $15 per person. Purchase here.To learn more about the actor visit www.JohnHardytheatre.com

Christmas Through the Centuries and Artisan Market   View Event

  • Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Calendar:   Thoroughgood House
  • Location:  Thoroughgood House, 1636 Parish Road
  • Description:  Explore Christmas traditions throughout the centuries with activities and crafts. This year's program features the addition of an artisan market next to the historic Thoroughgood House. Local vendors will be selling handmade items- perfect for holiday gifting!

A Christmas Carol   View Event

  • Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 7:30pm - 9:00pm
  • Calendar:   Lynnhaven House
  • Location:  Lynnhaven House Colonial Education Center, 4409 Wishart Road
  • Description:  A Christmas Carol at Lynnhaven House Colonial Education Center.Performance and Festive Meet & Greet with Actor, John Hardy"A stunning work of theatrical virtuosity. Run to see this; take the whole family. You will be transfixed from the first moment!" -The Albuquerque JournalExperience A Christmas Carol like you've never imagined! Celebrated Virginia actor, John Hardy, mesmerizes audiences around the country with his one-man adaptation of Charles Dickens' timeless tale of redemption and Christmas spirit. Mr. Hardy effortlessly transforms from Ebenezer Scrooge to Bob Cratchit to a total of 40 different characters right before your eyes as the story unfolds! This dynamic 75 minute one-act performance will be followed by hot cocoa, cookies, and a chance to meet and talk with the artist.Limited Seating is available for just two exclusive performances in Virginia Beach this holiday season!**This show is appropriate for all ages, but is best suited for audiences 10 years and older.**Tickets for the performance are $15 per person. Purchase here.To learn more about the actor visit www.JohnHardytheatre.com