December 7, 2019

Christmas Cantata

On December 7, at 4:00 our local churches will join together for A Christmas Cantata.  The churches participating have a shared history as once upon a time the First Baptist… Read More»

November 16, 2019

Soul Food Festival

SOUL FOOD FESTIVAL – Saturday, November 16th, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Danville’s Community Market. The Festival celebrates the positive influences African and African-American culture have had on our region’s… Read More»

October 5, 2019

Civil Rights Panel Discussion

Join us on October 5th from 3:30-5:00pm for a panel discussion on the Danville’s Civil Rights Movement. Get a first hand account from the people who participated in the movement… Read More»

October 12, 2019

Cocquade Day

On a October day in 1728, Colonel William Byrd and a team of men, with turkey beards in their hats as “cocquades,” crossed the Dan River for the first time… Read More»

September 20, 2019

History United Networking Meeting

History United hosts monthly networking meetings at various locations around the region to encourage collaboration through history. This area is rich in history and culture! Lets explore that together! If… Read More»

September 28, 2019

Teacher Content Academy

History United, a program of Virginia Humanities, announces a Teacher Content Academy on September 28th from 11am-2pm for local teachers. Attendees will start the day with historical tours followed by… Read More»

August 10, 2019

Caswell History Speaks

Caswell History Speaks presents a History Vignette by Karen Williamson & Fred Motley. Let’s talk……we have something to say!!! Thomas Day ~ Maude Gatewood ~ Nicholas Dillard ~Henrietta Jeffries Saturday… Read More»