Events

  • May 5, 2016

    Discoveries of James Monroe’s Highland Photography Exhibition Opening and Reception

    SCPS

    James Monroe's Highland is excited to host the exhibition opening and reception for the UVa SCPS class "Advanced Digital Photography: Discoveries of James Monroe’s Highland" on May 5 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. This opening and lecture will feature the work of students from John Hulburt’s advance...

    • Venue:
      James Monroe's Highland
    • Start:
      May 5, 2016 6:30 pm
    • End:
      May 5, 2016 8:30 pm
    • Cost:
      Free and open to the public
  • May 7, 2016

    2nd Annual Girl Scout Day

    Watercolor by Marcia Mitchell

    Girl Scouts of all ages are invited to take a step back in time to the early 19th century on Saturday, May 7, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, at the home of James and Elizabeth Monroe! Girl Scout Day will feature hands-on activities such as a historic dance workshop with t...

    • Venue:
      James Monroe's Highland
    • Start:
      May 7, 2016 10:00 am
    • End:
      May 7, 2016 12:00 pm
    • Cost:
      $10 per Girl Scout
  • May 15, 2016

    Virginia Folklife Program Apprenticeship Showcase

    Virginia Folklife Program

    For the first time, Highland, home of President James Monroe, will partner with the Virginia Folklife Program at Virginia Foundation for the Humanities to host the annual Virginia Folklife Apprenticeship Showc...

    • Venue:
      James Monroe's Highland
    • Start:
      May 15, 2016 12:00 pm
    • End:
      May 15, 2016 5:00 pm
    • Cost:
      Free and open to the public
  • June 13, 2016

    “On the Farm with Mr. Monroe” Foreign Language Camp: June Session

    Language Camp Logo

    Highland, home of President James Monroe, in a partnership with the Speak! Language Center and the Alliance Française of Charlottesville, is once again hosting the foreign language camp On the Farm with Mr. Monroe. Designed for children ages 5-10, the language camp now includes either Fr...

    • Venue:
      James Monroe's Highland
    • Start:
      June 13, 2016 9:00 am
    • End:
      June 17, 2016 3:00 pm
    • Cost:
      $375
  • July 25, 2016

    “On the Farm with Mr. Monroe” Foreign Language Camp: July Session

    Language Camp Logo

    Highland, home of President James Monroe, in a partnership with the Speak! Language Center and the Alliance Française of Charlottesville, is once again hosting the foreign language camp On the Farm with Mr. Monroe. Designed for children ages 5-10, the language camp now includes either Fr...

    • Venue:
      James Monroe's Highland
    • Start:
      July 25, 2016 9:00 am
    • End:
      July 29, 2016 3:00 pm
    • Cost:
      $375
  • August 4, 2016

    Albermarle County Fair

    Save the date for the Albemarle County Fair, returning to James Monroe's Highland this summer for the fifth year from Thursday, August 4th through Saturday, August 6th. This festive “Old-Time Country Fair” offers traditional family fun in a historic setting. A three-day agricultural celebratio...

    • Venue:
      James Monroe's Highland
    • Start:
      August 4, 2016 12:00 am
    • End:
      August 6, 2016 12:00 am
  • August 8, 2016

    “On the Farm with Mr. Monroe” Foreign Language Camp: August Session

    Language Camp Logo

    Highland, home of President James Monroe, in a partnership with the Speak! Language Center and the Alliance Française of Charlottesville, is once again hosting the foreign language camp On the Farm with Mr. Monroe. Designed for children ages 5-10, the language camp now includes either Fr...

    • Venue:
      James Monroe's Highland
    • Start:
      August 8, 2016 9:00 am
    • End:
      August 12, 2016 3:00 pm
    • Cost:
      $375