History at Sunset

2017 History at Sunset poster
History at Sunset
2017 Program Series

Enslaved to Freed - The Story of Clermont Farm to Josephine City
June 2, 6:30 p.m. for refreshments provided by Clermont
7:00 Program begins
Clermont Farm
801 E Main St, Berryville, VA 22611

Belle Grove Enslaved Burial Ground
June 30, 7:00 p.m.
Belle Grove Plantation
336 Belle Grove Road, Middletown, VA 22645

Rivers & Valleys: Geology of the Shenandoah
July 28, 7:00 p.m.
National Park Service Visitor Contact Station
7712 Main Street, Middletown, VA 22645
****Visitors planning to attend the Friday, July 28, evening program Rivers & Valleys are encouraged to please wear sturdy boots or shoes with a tread. Although there is not much walking on the tour, there is some rain in the forecast and a couple stops could be wet and "mushy."

"Attention - Company!" - Civil War Soldier for an Evening
August 18, 7:00 p.m.
Belle Grove Plantation
336 Belle Grove Road, Middletown, VA 22645

Voices from the Valley- What soldiers wrote home at Cedar Creek
August 25, 6:00 p.m.
8th Vermont Monument
8739 Valley Pike, Middletown, VA 22645

The Bayonet Charge of the 8th Vermont and 12th Connecticut at Third Winchester
September 15, 6:00 p.m.
Sheetz Parking Lot
1683 Berryville Pike, Winchester, VA 22602

"When the conflict is ended mercy again asserts itself." - treating the wounded at Cedar Creek
October 13, 4:00 p.m.
St. Thomas Church
7854 Church Street, Middletown, Virginia 22645

"Close up! On your life!" A tour of the Battle of Fisher's Hill
October 20, 4:00 p.m.
Meet at Fisher’s Hill
1864 Battlefield Rd, Strasburg, VA 22657

To learn about all ranger led programs and activities, please check out our calendar page.

Last updated: July 26, 2017

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