Tag: Events

50-Year-Old Harrisonburg Time Capsule Reveal

The Harrisonburg-Rockingham Chamber of Commerce is celebrating its 100th anniversary on April 26th. To commemorate their century of service to the community, a little piece of history will be revealed on the Court House Lawn at 2:15pm. A time capsule that was buried in 1966 will be dug up and its contents rediscovered. We know that there is a lengthy list of items in the time capsule, but no one knows exactly what's inside... five decades has a way of erasing such memories.

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JMU’s Lifelong Learning Institute Celebrates 20 Years

Have you always enjoyed learning new things, taking special field trips, reading up on new topics, meeting new friends, and creating things with your own two hands? James Madison University's Outreach & Engagement department has been providing all of the above to local adults for the past 20 years. If you fall into this category, you may want to check out JMU's Lifelong Learning Institute (LLI)!

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Wilson Downtown Gallery: Stoney Run Artisans Gallery

For our next two-month installment at the Wilson Downtown Gallery, we are thrilled to have four artisans from Stoney Run Artisans Gallery displaying their beautiful and diverse artwork. These artists range in skills from nature photography to interior design to repurposed art to pencil drawings, making this a wonderfully eclectic and unique show.

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(Not) Just Another Day: The 24 Hour Project

For the third year in a row, Court Square Theater is embarking on the impressive undertaking of a continuous 24 hours of entertainment. That's right - for 24 straight hours starting at 5:00 on January 22nd, you can stop into Court Square Theater to catch some local performers, comedians, poets, dancers, and musicians showcasing their skills. To learn a little more about the workings of this endurance project, we turned to the expert - Mark Finks, Theater Manager of Court Square Theater.

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Ring in 2016 at Harrisonburg’s First Night Celebration

Court Square in downtown Harrisonburg will be bursting with fun, music, art, and fireworks during First Night Harrisonburg on New Year's Eve! Ring in 2016 with 6 hours of sweet entertainment filled with fun for all ages. We've got all the information you'll want and need to know for this popular downtown event.

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