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  • 18

    Jan, 18

  • BHS around Town: Virginia’s Presidential Homes

    7001 Little River Turnpike
    Annandale, VA 22003 United States

    January 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Explore the homes of the eight Virginians who became President of the United States.  Presenter: Patrick O’Neill. This talk is part

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  • 28

    Jan, 18

  • Annual Meeting: Everything Burke

    6450 Sydenstricker Road
    Burke, VA 22015 United States

    January 28 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

    Join us for the Burke Historical Society’s Annual Meeting!  We’ll look briefly at our own town’s history, as well as other

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  • 13

    Feb, 18

  • Genealogy In-Depth, Part II

    5935 Freds Oak Rd
    Burke, VA 22015 United States

    February 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    In four sessions, explore the tools that can help your genealogical research: Census and land records, deeds and surveys, wills, probate,

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  • 15

    Feb, 18

  • BHS around Town: The Orange & Alexandria Railroad

    7001 Little River Turnpike
    Annandale, VA 22003 United States

    February 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Learn of the planning and creation of the O&A, a 19th-century link between northern and central Virginia.  Presenter: Jon Vrana. This

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  • 25

    Feb, 18

  • General Meeting: Lost Towns of Fairfax County

    6450 Sydenstricker Road
    Burke, VA 22015 United States

    February 25 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

    Over the years, several of Fairfax County’s once-vibrant communities have faded from view.  Learn about the “big five” of these lost

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  • 15

    Mar, 18

  • BHS around Town: Clara Barton

    7001 Little River Turnpike
    Annandale, VA 22003 United States

    March 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Discover the remarkable life of Clara Barton, Civil War nurse and founder of the American Red Cross.  Presenter: Mary Lipsey. This

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    Apr, 18

  • Genealogy In-Depth, Part III

    5935 Freds Oak Rd
    Burke, VA 22015 United States

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

    In four sessions, explore the tools that can help your genealogical research: Census and land records, deeds and surveys, wills, probate,

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  • 19

    Apr, 18

  • BHS around Town: Agriculture in Northern Virginia

    7001 Little River Turnpike
    Annandale, VA 22003 United States

    April 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Hear how principle crops, farm management, and farming populations in the area changed over time.  Presenter: Jon Vrana. This talk is

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