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  1. Parks and Recreation Commission Meeting

    February 28, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Rosenwald Community Center

    An advisory body appointed to advise Council as to the park and recreational needs of the City. The Commission also provides advisory direction to the Parks and Recreation Department staff on related topics including the annual budget, general recreational programming and relationships with other private and public organizations, and park development and re-development issues. Meetings: Held on the fourth Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. except in November and December when they will be held on the third Thursday. Department of Parks and Recreation, 413 Port Republic Road, Waynesboro, VA.

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Library

  1. Exhibit: Every Necessary Care and Attention: George Washington and Medicine

    January 28, 2019, 9:00 AM - March 7, 2019, 9:00 PM

    This traveling exhibit explores the story of George Washington’s own health and examines the ways in which he sought to safeguard the health and wellness of his family, staff, slaves, and troops. His story also illuminates the practice of medicine which was transitioning from a traditional healer craft to a profession during this time. This exhibition was developed and produced by the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health with the Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens.

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  2. Exhibit: Negro Baseball Leagues

    February 1, 2019, 9:00 AM - February 28, 2019, 9:00 PM

    When baseball first organized in the 1860s, Jim Crow laws and segregationist sentiment effectively shut black ballplayers out of major and minor league competition. African Americans formed their own teams and barnstormed across the country from the 1880s through 1962. This special exhibit features memorabilia from the historic Negro National Leagues.

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  3. Mother Goose

    February 28, 2019, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

    Board books, lap rhymes, fingerplays, and shakers.

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  4. Story Time

    February 28, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Ages 0-5 Stories, songs, and crafts for preschoolers.

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  5. Masterminds & Junior Masterminds

    February 28, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    STEAM discovery labs for all ages. Science, Art, and LEGO building for school-age in Masterminds; Duplo, magnetic blocks, and paint for Pre-K and toddlers.

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  6. Meet James Craik: George Washington’s Doctor

    February 28, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Tom Plott, interpreter at Mount Vernon, will portray Dr. James Craik, Physician General of the United States and George Washington’s close friend and personal physician. Dr. Craik will discuss how to become a doctor in the 18th century and the “newest” treatments for soldiers of the Revolutionary War. He will also share his doctor’s box of medical instruments and secrets of the president’s health. The lecture corresponds to the special exhibit Every Necessary Care and Attention: George Washington and Medicine.

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