History at Sunset

2018 History at Sunset Schedule


"The Lost Generation:
The Tragic Deaths of Stephen Dodson Ramseur and Charles Russell Lowell, Jr.”
May 25, 7:00 p.m.
Begins at Belle Grove Plantation
8336 Belle Grove Road, Middletown, VA 22645

“Rivers & Valleys: Geology of the Shenandoah”
June 8, 7:00 p.m.
National Park Service Visitor Contact Station
7712 Main Street, Middletown, VA 22645

“Remnants of the Stonewall Brigade at Cedar Creek”
July 13, 7:00 p.m.
National Park Service Visitor Contact Station
7712 Main Street, Middletown, VA 22645

“A Diamond in the Rough:
The Forgotten Story of the Bowman-Hite Farmstead”
July 27, 7:00 p.m.
Belle Grove Plantation
336 Belle Grove Road, Middletown, VA 22645

"When the conflict is ended mercy again asserts itself." -
Treating the Wounded at Cedar Creek
August 17, 7:00 p.m.
St. Thomas Church - 7854 Church Street, Middletown, Virginia 22645

"Not Just Black and White: The Complexitites of Enslavement in the Shenandoah Valley”
August 31, 6:00 p.m.
Belle Grove Plantation
336 Belle Grove Road, Middletown, VA 22645
Visitors encouraged to bring lawn chairs.

“Retreat and Redemption: The Union 19th Corps at Cedar Creek”
September 14, 5:00 p.m.
National Park Service Visitor Contact Station
7712 Main Street, Middletown, VA 22645

“Medal of Honor Recepients at Cedar Creek”
September 28, 5:00 p.m.
National Park Service Visitor Contact Station
7712 Main Street, Middletown, VA 22645

“Sabers and Spencers: Custer and the Cavalry at Cedar Creek”
October 19, 4:00 p.m.
National Park Service Visitor Contact Station
7712 Main Street, Middletown, VA 22645

"Free at Last:
The Complicated Road to Freedom for Emmanuel Jackson"
Saturday, November 10, 5:00 p.m.
Belle Grove Plantation - 336 Belle Grove Road, Middletown, VA 22645
 
To learn about all ranger led programs and activities, please check out our calendar page.

Last updated: March 15, 2018

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Middletown, VA 22645

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