SVBF holds New Market commemoration

birthday bag program

The Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation has a series of programs to commemorate the 157 anniversary of the battle of New Market.

Various programs and demonstrations are planned beginning as early as 9 a.m. tomorrow May 15.

All programs are free but pre-registration is required to help organizers with logistics and planning.

You can register for any or all the events at ShenandoahAtWar.org.

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Belle Grove Plantation host living history demonstration

Kris kringle outdoor market

The Cider Creek Battlefield Foundation presents a living history weekend at Belle Grove Plantation Middletown.

Historians will demonstrate many aspects of life in from the mid-19 century.

Demonstrations will be available for the family with historians in full dress from the period.

Demonstrations include period photography, a recruit muster, practice drill, games, cooking class and more.

Activities begin early tomorrow May 15 and last through the weekend.

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