Strong Men & Women Traveling Exhibition

The Strong Men & Women in Virginia History exhibition might be coming to your area. This exhibition is an annual project that honors African Americans for their contributions to the commonwealth. Below is the latest exhibition itinerary. For more information about booking the exhibition, please contact Barbara C. Batson, Exhibitions Coordinator, at or 804-692-3518. Here is the Strong Men & Women Prospectus and FAQ

Please note: Schedule subject to change as a result of closures due to Covid-19 response.

3/14−4/9/2022Library of Virginia
3/21−4/30/2022Blue Ridge Regional Library
4/11−5/21/2022Matoaca High School (Chesterfield County)
5/2−6/11/2022Northumberland Public Library
6/13−7/23/2022Halifax County-South Boston Public Library System
6/13−7/23/2022Lynchburg Public Library
7/25−8/27/2022Martha Washington Library
7/25−9/3/2022Southside Regional Library
8/29−10/8/2022Hampton Public Library
9/6−10/15/2022Richmond Public Library
10/10−11/19/2022Massanutten Regional Library
10/17−11/26/2022Jessie Peterman Memorial Library
11/21−12/31/2022Centerville Regional Library
11/28−12/31/2022Botetourt County Libraries-Eagle Rock Branch

Strong Men & Women in Virginia History is a joint project of the Library of Virginia and Dominion Energy.