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January 2018

Stratford Hall Specialty Tours

January 17 @ 1:00 pm - February 28 @ 2:00 pm
Stratford Hall, 483 Great House Road
Stratford, VA 22558 United States
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Join us each Wednesday from 1:00pm - 2:00pm for a behind-the-scenes tour featuring different unique areas of Stratford Hall!

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Reading Lee with Dr. Peter Carmichael: The Fate of a Confederate Deserter after Gettysburg

January 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Theater at the Central Rappahannock Regional Library, 1201 Caroline St.
Fredericksburg, VA 22401 United States
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On August 20, 1863, thirteen veteran soldiers from the 3rd North Carolina decided that they'd had enough of war. That evening, in the blackness of night, they picked up their rifles, slung on their cartridge belts, and escaped into the woods. From that point on there was no turning back. Please join us at Central Rappahannock Regional Library in Fredericksburg for our “Reading Lee Series” and learn why these soldiers deserted and what happened to them during their journey. Our…

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February 2018

Geo Series: Are Birds Dinosaurs?

February 10 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Stratford Hall, 483 Great House Road
Stratford, VA 22558 United States
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  Dr. Dolby, a nationally recognized ornithologist demystifies the evidence supporting avian evolution and pre-avian dinosaurs. He poses an interesting question and offers some background: Tyrannosaurus rex at my bird feeder? It may be hard to fathom that the chickadee at your feeder is close kin to the mightiest predators to ever roam the earth. However, biologists have long suspected a historical relationship between dinosaurs and birds. Evidence supporting such links between animal groups can be difficult to find, but over…

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Kitchen Table Stories: Aaron Anderson – African American Civil War Hero and Medal of Honor Recipient

February 24 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Stratford Hall, 483 Great House Road
Stratford, VA 22558 United States
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Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to delve into the past and learn more about a true hero in American history! This year’s Kitchen Table Stories will feature Dr. Peter Luebke, historian for the Naval History and Heritage Command in Washington, D.C., and Stratford Hall’s own Public Events Manager Jon Bachman. Dr. Luebke will present on African American Sailors during the Civil War, highlighting the Potomac Flotilla. Mr. Bachman will share a biographic sketch of African American Aaron Anderson, whose heroic…

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March 2018

Forum on Racial Understanding: ‘Waking Up White’ with Debby Irving

March 24

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Annual Easter Egg Hunt

March 31

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April 2018

Kayaking on the Potomac

April 7

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Landscape Series: Family Trek – The Spring Forest

April 14

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May 2018

Kayaking on the Potomac

May 12

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Traditional 18th-Century Trades Fair

May 19

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June 2018

Landscape Series: Indigenous Landscapes of Stratford Hall

June 2

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Geo Series: Stratford under our Feet with Dr. Robert Weems

June 9

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