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2023 Events


Fall Gathering 2023 registration is now closed! 

November 2-5, 2023 at Camp Lakamaga in Marine on St Croix, MN


In 1917, The Met purchased this portrait of a young woman artist for $200,000. At the time, it was thought to be painted by the male Neoclassical artist, Jacques-Louis David—but more than half a century later, when art historian Margaret Oppenheimer reevaluated that attribution, she made a surprising discovery.🎧 NOW AVAILABLE 🎧 We're thrilled to partner with Katy Hessel on a new audio guide, "Museums Without Men," spotlighting just some of the many women artists in The Met collection—like Marie Denise Villers.Start listening:🎨 Marie Denise Villers (French, 1774–1821). Marie Joséphine Charlotte du Val d’Ognes (1786–1868), 1801. Oil on canvas. ... See MoreSee Less
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Have you experienced the 1784 Pub?!Located in the oldest part of Michie Tavern, the pub is open 3:30-7 Thursday, Friday, and Saturday!Enjoy a glass of fresh, local Virginia beer, wine, or hard cider. A hearty pub menu offers delicacies such as our famous fried chicken tenders, country ham biscuits, fried green tomatoes, southern baked mac n' cheese, and more.Experience the sights and sounds of what it may have been like as a traveler in the 18th century looking for a bit of refreshment and nourishment. Perhaps you will strike up a conversation with a fellow visitor or partake in a colonial game. ... See MoreSee Less
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North American Voyageur Council - NAVC
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Save the dateEmbark on a journey through history at the annual NAVC Fall Gathering! When: November 1st - 3rd, 2024 Where: Fort William Historical Park, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Explore: Workshops, Speakers, Demonstrations, Exhibits, Fort William Historical Park.Savor: Engaging discussions, Deep insights into our pastJoin fellow enthusiasts passionate about the North American fur trade for an unforgettable weekend of discovery and camaraderie. Save the date and be part of this immersive historical experience!Registration opens this summer at our website: ... See MoreSee Less
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