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March 2019

Virginia Festival of the Book: James Monroe, A Republican Champion

March 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Highland, in partnership with the 25th Annual Virginia Festival of the Book, will host Brook Poston, author of James Monroe: A Republican Champion, on Wednesday, March 20 from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. Poston, in conversation with Highland executive director Sara…

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Virginia Festival of the Book: Reexamining the Birth of a Nation, Jamestown and 1619

March 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

In partnership with the 25th Annual Virginia Festival of the Book, Highland will host James Horn, author of 1619: Jamestown and the Forging of American Democracy, and Joseph Kelly, author of Marooned: Jamestown, Shipwreck, and a New History of America's Origin,…

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Historic Tree Walk at Highland

March 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

** Registration Full ** Join us on Friday March 29, from 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., for a spring tree walk with the Charlottesville Area Tree Stewards! Participants will learn more about Highland's trees during this free 90-minute walk at…

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April 2019

Highland Book Club: April Meeting

April 3 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us on Wednesday, April 3, from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m., for an evening of lively literary discussion at Highland, the home of President James Monroe. This event is FREE and open to the public. During the April meeting of…

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Historic Tree Walk at Highland

April 5 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

** Registration Full ** Join us on Friday April 5, from 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., for a spring tree walk with the Charlottesville Area Tree Stewards! Participants will learn more about Highland's trees during this free 90-minute walk at…

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Highland Honey and Mead Tasting

April 11 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us on Thursday, April 11, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. for the Highland Honey and Mead Tasting. Guests will have a chance to speak with our volunteer beekeepers, sample honey from Highland and around the world, and enjoy music…

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Girl Scout Day at Highland

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us on Saturday, April 27, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, for Girl Scout Day at James Monroe's Highland! Experience arts and crafts outdoors at the home of the Fifth President of the United States. Participate in a historic…

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Annual Highland Sheep Shearing

April 28 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Highland’s annual sheep shearing will take place on Sunday, April 28 (rain or shine). At 2:00 p.m. Tom Stanley will demonstrate the New Zealand sheep shearing method at this educational, agricultural event. We will also have traditional wool carding and…

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May 2019

Virginia Folklife Apprenticeship Showcase

May 5 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us on Sunday, May 5, from 12:00 noon to 5:00 p.m., for the Virginia Folklife Apprenticeship Showcase. Virginia’s folk masters and their apprentices will be here at Highland for a celebration of traditional music, food, and crafts. The festival…

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Highland Book Club: May Meeting

May 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us on Wednesday, May 8, from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m., for an evening of lively literary discussion at Highland, the home of President James Monroe. This event is FREE and open to the public. During the May meeting of…

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