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Member Event: Religious Freedom Day Celebration

January 16 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am


Call for Information: 804-649-0711 Call for Information: 804-649-0711

The Valentine First Freedom Center and Monticello are partnering to sponsor a Religious Freedom Day Celebration on Wednesday January 16, the anniversary the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom was signed.

The Valentine First Freedom Center, located in Shockoe Slip at the site of the original General Assembly Building where the statute was signed in 1786, will welcome museum guests, local religious leaders and legislators beginning at 9 a.m.

At 10 a.m., Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney and First Lady of Virginia Pamela Northam will deliver remarks. Bill Barker, as Thomas Jefferson, will also be on hand to read excerpts from the historic Statute.

Details

Date:
January 16
Time:
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Event Category:

Venue

The Valentine First Freedom Center
14 South 14th Street
Richmond, 23219 United States
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Phone:
(804) 649-0711
Website:
http://thevalentine.org/firstfreedomcente

Other

Event Type
Members only, Special Event, Panel / Event Speaker
Time of Day
Morning