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Mount Vernon, A History
February 7 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Join Leesburg Public Library on Zoom or at the library to learn about the history of Mount Vernon, George Washington’s Virginia home, presented by retired librarian Tom Wilcox. Q&A to follow. Registration is required to attend. Parking is available in the library’s parking lot and the garage located adjacent to the library.
This program accompanies
Voices and Votes: Democracy in America opening at the Leesburg Public Library on November 16, 2024.
Voices and Votes: Democracy in America is part of Museum on Main Street, a collaboration between the Smithsonian Institution and Florida Humanities. Support for the local exhibition and programming was provided through a grant from Florida Humanities with funds from the National Endowmenr for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of Florida Humanities or the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 7 @ 1:00 pm -
February 7 @ 2:00 pm