Click here to access the Burke Historical Society monthly event calendar.

  • 17

    Aug, 17

  • BHS around Town: The Solar Storm of 1859

    7001 Little River Turnpike
    Annandale, VA 22003 United States

    August 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Learn about the 1859 Carrington Event and its impact locally and worldwide.  Presenter: Brian Slawski. This talk is part of our

    MORE INFO
  • 24

    Aug, 17

  • BHS around Town: This Old House

    9000 Burke Lake Rd
    Burke, VA 22015 United States

    August 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Learn about historic homes across Springfield, Annandale, and Burke, with Mount Vernon thrown in for good measure.  Presenter: Mary Lipsey. This

    MORE INFO
  • 09

    Sep, 17

  • Burke Centre Festival

    6060 Burke Centre Parkway
    Burke, VA 22015 United States

    September 9 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

    Come visit the Burke Historical Society’s extra-large display area at the Burke Centre Festival!  We’ll have lots of historical displays, information

    MORE INFO
  • 10

    Sep, 17

  • Burke Centre Festival

    6060 Burke Centre Parkway
    Burke, VA 22015 United States

    September 10 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Come visit the Burke Historical Society’s extra-large display area at the Burke Centre Festival!  We’ll have lots of historical displays, information

    MORE INFO
  • 16

    Sep, 17

  • Lake Accotink History Talk and Walk

    7500 Accotink Park Road
    Springfield, VA 22150 United States

    September 16 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

    This program is a Fairfax County Park Authority event, but the presenter will be Burke Historical Society member Mary Lipsey.  Join

    MORE INFO
  • 21

    Sep, 17

  • BHS around Town: Belvoir Manor

    7001 Little River Turnpike
    Annandale, VA 22003 United States

    September 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Learn of the Fairfax family’s mansion on the Potomac and its destruction during the War of 1812.  Presenter: Patrick O’Neill. This

    MORE INFO
  • 24

    Sep, 17

  • General Meeting: The Legato School

    6450 Sydenstricker Road
    Burke, VA 22015 United States

    September 24 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

    Bob Coffin, a retired Fairfax County history teacher, will speak on the Legato School of Fairfax (standing today in front of

    MORE INFO
  • 03

    Oct, 17

  • Building a Historical Biography

    5935 Freds Oak Rd
    Burke, VA 22015 United States

    October 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    BHS President Jon Vrana will present a case study on how to flesh out the life of a historical figure, using

    MORE INFO