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February 2019

George Washington’s Office Museum Open House

February 18 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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June 2019

Spotswood Poles Night at the Royals

June 14 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Bridgeforth Field, 5575, 1001 E Cork St, Winchester, VA 22601
Winchester, VA 22601 United States
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Winchester native, Spottswood Poles, was a very talented negro league baseball player. He is credited with a lifetime batting average of over.400 against all competition and hit .319 in four winters in Cuba. Poles spent his post-baseball years as a taxi cab operator and working at Olmsted Air Force Base in Middletown, Pennsylvania, enabling him to retire comfortably. Because of his Army service, Spottswood Poles was buried in Arlington National Cemetery.

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Daniel Morgan: A Revolutionary Life

June 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Handley Regional Library, 100 W Piccadilly St
Winchester, VA 22601 United States
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In Daniel Morgan: A Revolutionary Life, the first biography of this iconic figure in forty years, historian Albert Louis Zambone presents Morgan as the quintessential American everyman, who rose through his own dogged determination from poverty and obscurity to become one of the great battlefield commanders in American history. Using social history and other advances in the discipline that had not been available to earlier biographers, the author provides an engrossing portrait of this storied personality of America's founding era–a…

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