When: Wed., Nov. 13, 5:30-8 p.m. 2019
In conjunction with the exhibition "New Virginians: 1619–2019 and Beyond," connect with stories from past and present Virginia immigrants by interacting with objects they carried with them or created after they arrived, including cookbooks, musical instruments and architectural drawings. Join poet and librarian Wendy DeGroat to discover sparks for stories, memoirs or poetry in fascinating artifacts. Emerging and experienced writers welcome. Enrollment limited to 16 people. Minimum age is 16. For information, contact Emma Ito at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 692-3726.