Events

  • September 13, 2015

    National Literacy Month Celebration

    Don't Know Much About the Presidents by Kenneth C. Davis

    In celebration of National Literacy Month, children of all ages are invited to participate in an afternoon dedicated to learning all about the presidents at the home of America’s last founding father. Educational activities and games will conclude with an interactive game show on the presidents f...

    • Venue:
      Ash Lawn-Highland
    • Start:
      September 13, 2015 1:00 pm
    • End:
      September 13, 2015 3:00 pm
    • Cost:
      $10 per child, free for adults
  • November 7, 2015

    James Monroe 5K & Highland 8K

    5K & 8K Logo

    Looking for a challenging, yet scenic race in Charlottesville? Join us on Saturday, November 7th for the James Monroe 5K and Highland 8K. This cross county course, held by Notus Sports, will take you around and through...

    • Venue:
      Ash Lawn-Highland
    • Start:
      November 7, 2015 8:00 am
    • End:
      November 7, 2015 11:00 am
    • Cost:
      $25-$40
  • November 7, 2015

    Using the Artifact: Writing Workshop with Tess Taylor

    fall trees

    Poet and essayist Tess Taylor, who wrote much of her acclaimed book The Forage House in residence at Monticello, will return to Charlottesville to lead teen writers in a workshop about engaging artifacts, archaeology, and history in crafting poems. The morning will start with a look at  ...

    • Venue:
      Ash Lawn-Highland
    • Start:
      November 7, 2015 9:00 am
    • End:
      November 7, 2015 1:00 pm
    • Cost:
      $25