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Saturday, October 15, 2016

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Saturday, October 15, 2016

Closed to prepare for the annual Literary Awards Celebration


Literary Luncheon
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Time: Noon–2:00 PM
Place: Greater Richmond Convention Center, $65; $55 for members of the Semper Virginia Society

The Library of Virginia's 2016 Literary Luncheon features a question-and-answer session with this year's Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, Nikki Giovanni, as well as medal presentations for all Literary Award finalists and a keynote presentation. Giovanni and some finalists will be available for book signings after the luncheon. For more information or for tickets, call 804.692.3900.


Library of Virginia Literary Awards Celebration
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM–10:00 PM
Place: Library of Virginia Lobby, $175

The Library of Virginia's annual Literary Awards Celebration will feature Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Nikki Giovanni. Tickets include a cocktail reception with the authors, seated dinner, presentation, and open bar. For more information or for tickets, call 804.692.3900.


First Freedom: Virginia's Statute for Religious Freedom
Monday, April 18, 2016 — Thursday, March 02, 2017
Place: Exhibition Gallery & Lobby, Free

No one familiar with today's public and political debates about religious liberty and the relationship of church and state can doubt that Thomas Jefferson's Statute for Religious Freedom holds lasting significance. The Library of Virginia's exhibition First Freedom: Virginia's Statute for Religious Freedom explores the intent and interpretation of the statute, one of the most revolutionary pieces of legislation in American history.