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VC&NS - Upcoming EventsFeb12Fri20162:00 PM King’s Bridge Landing on Baniste... @ The PrizeryKing’s Bridge Landing on Baniste... @ The PrizeryFeb 12 @ 2:00 PMDesign consultant John Crank will be arriving next Friday 02-12-16 at 2:00 pm to visit the Crossing of the Dan exhibit in the Prizery in South Boston (http://www.crossingofthedan.org/crossingofthedan/Visit.html). Several members of the Halifax County Historical Society plan to attend. During this … Continue reading →Feb13Sat20169:00 AM The Crossing of the Dan – 235th @ The PrizeryThe Crossing of the Dan – 235th @ The PrizeryFeb 13 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM235th Anniversary* Crossing of the Dan Commemoration February 13, 2016 9 a.m. to 12 noon Chastain Theatre, The Prizery *Co-hosted by the Berryman Green Chapter, NSDAR; Dan River Chapter Virginia Society, SAR; Halifax County Historical Society; Town of South Boston … Continue reading →Jun18Sat201611:00 AM JRBF – Start – Saturday June 18,... @ Lynchburg - Percival's IslandJRBF – Start – Saturday June 18,... @ Lynchburg - Percival's IslandJun 18 @ 11:00 AMThe Launch of the 31st annual James River Batteau Festival in 2016 will be from Percival’s Island at 11:00 AM. View Percival’s Island – James River Batteau Festival in a larger map4:00 PM JRBF – Saturday June 18, 2016 @ Galt's MillJRBF – Saturday June 18, 2016 @ Galt's MillJun 18 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PMThe James River Batteau Festival campsite at Galt’s Mill for 2016 is scheduled to be the same as prior years. View Galt’s Mill site – James River Batteau Festival in a larger mapJun19Sun2016Jun20Mon2016Jun21Tue20164:00 PM JRBF – Tuesday June 21, 2016 @ HowardsvilleJRBF – Tuesday June 21, 2016 @ HowardsvilleJun 21 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PMThe James River Batteau Festival campsite for Tuesday June 21, 2016 will be at Howardsville. Please note that this site is owned by Mr. Jimmy Crews and he has given us permission to use this site for the JRBF. Please … Continue reading →Jun22Wed20164:00 PM JRBF – Wednesday June 22, 2016 @ ScottsvilleJRBF – Wednesday June 22, 2016 @ ScottsvilleJun 22 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PMThe James River Batteau Festival campsite for Wednesday June 22, 2016 will be at Scottsville. Camping is available behind the old School, same as in prior years. View Scottsville Site – James River Batteau Festival in a larger map Local … Continue reading →Jun23Thu20164:00 PM JRBF – Thursday June 23, 2016 @ Slate RiverJRBF – Thursday June 23, 2016 @ Slate RiverJun 23 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PMThe James River Batteau Festival campsite for Thursday June 23, 2016 will be at Slate River. View Slate River Site – James River Batteau Festival in a larger mapJun24Fri20164:00 PM JRBF – Friday June 24, 2016 @ CartersvilleJRBF – Friday June 24, 2016 @ CartersvilleJun 24 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PMThe James River Batteau Festival campsite for Friday June 24, 2016 will be at Cartersville. View Cartersville Site – James River Batteau Festival in a larger mapJun25Sat20164:00 PM JRBF – Saturday June 25, 2016 @ Maiden's LandingJRBF – Saturday June 25, 2016 @ Maiden's LandingJun 25 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PMThe James River Batteau Festival will end on Saturday June 25, 2016 at Maiden’s Landing. View Maiden’s Landing Site – James River Batteau Festival in a larger map
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. . . a turning point in the American Revolution See Calendar of Events posting for more information: _______________________________________________________ Saturday, February 13, 9 a.m. Celebrate the 235th Anniversary of the Crossing of the Dan River Chastain Theatre, The Prizery, and … Continue reading
“The Building Tells Us What To Do,” January 30th, 2016 Presented by the Scottsville Museum and the Town of Scottsville’s Architectural Review Board. Admission is free! We hope to see you there! What’s happening at the Canal Warehouse? Join us … Continue reading
The 2015 annual meeting of the Virginia Canals & Navigations Society was held at the old train station. The business meeting was held by outgoing President Brian Coffield. Gail Timberlake was elected the new President. Roger Nelson is the new … Continue reading
The Batteau “Fine Creek Mill” was parked by Ferndale Park beside the Appomattox River near Matoaca. The rain was getting stronger as the day went on, however, the Friends of the Lower Appomattox River (FOLAR) made the best of the … Continue reading