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Veterans and the Arts

Dominion Energy Veterans Guitar Workshop Series: Level I

Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018 7:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Rehearsal Room

Musicians of all skill levels are invited to bring their own guitar or try one of ours in this ten-week series of lessons with Glen McCarthy, guitar instructor at George Mason University, who has shared his expertise with the community during Veterans Day events at the Hylton Center. Information and...Read More


Dominion Energy Veterans Guitar Workshop Series: Level II

Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018 8:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Rehearsal Room

Musicians of all skill levels are invited to bring their own guitar or try one of ours in this ten-week series of lessons with Glen McCarthy, guitar instructor at George Mason University, who has shared his expertise with the community during Veterans Day events at the Hylton Center. Information and...Read More


Veterans & the Arts Poetry Workshop

Saturday, Mar 03, 2018 1:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Rehearsal Room

Presented by the Hylton Center Veterans and the Arts Initiative and Armed Services Arts Partnership

Join us for an afternoon of poetry and writing – no prior experience in poetry is necessary.  This workshop is open and free to Veterans, Servicemembers, and their families who are 18 years of age and...Read More


Echoes of the Great War Forum

Thursday, Mar 08, 2018 10:00am
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Gregory Family Theater

Lecture by Cheryl Regan, Exhibition Director at the Library of Congress

Presented by the Hylton Center Veterans and the Arts Initiative and Lifelong Learning Institute, Manassas 

Echoes of the Great War: American Experiences of World War I examines the upheaval of world war as Americans confronted i...Read More


Veterans and the Arts Initiative: Meditative Dots Workshop

Saturday, Mar 17, 2018 1:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Scene Shop, Science and Technology Campus

Martin J. Cervantez, Master Sergeant, USA (Ret.)

Join us for a hands-on art activity – no prior art experience is necessary, and supplies for the class will be provided.  The event is free for Veterans, Servicemembers, their families, and military caregivers, and it is open to participants who are 1...Read More


Dominion Energy Veterans Guitar Workshop Series Presents: Special Event: Final Guitar Workshop of the Spring Season

Tuesday, May 08, 2018 7:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Gregory Family Theater

Free and Open to Everyone!

Join us as the Level I and Level II workshops come together to jam and celebrate the end of the 10-week series.  Feel free to bring friends and family to this open workshop - they're welcome to observe, or bring a guitar and join us!

Please RSVP for additional guests at hy...Read More


Heroes' Voices National Poetry Contest Reading

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018 7:30pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Gregory Family Theater

Join us for an evening of live music and poetry that explores many perspectives on war, peace, and the soldier’s experience. This performance is a culminating event of the Heroes' Voices National Veterans Poetry Contest, a cooperative venture between Heroes’ Voices in San Francisco, CA and George Ma...Read More


Dominion Energy Veterans Guitar Workshop Series

Tuesday, Jun 19, 2018 7:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Rehearsal Room

Summer Workshops

Musicians of all skill levels are invited to bring their own guitar or try one of ours in this monthly summer series of lessons with Glen McCarthy, guitar instructor at George Mason University, who has shared his expertise with the community during Veterans Day events at the Hylton ...Read More


Veterans Community Art Workshop

Saturday, Sep 08, 2018 1:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Scene Shop, Science and Technology Campus
Presented By: Martin J. Cervantez, Master Sergeant, USA (Ret.)

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Join us for a community art project – no prior art experience is necessary, and supplies for the class will be provided. Create art through a dot painting in a safe, inspiring community setting with fellow Veterans and Servicemembers. The event is FREE and open to Veterans, Servicemembers,...Read More


Songwriting Series for Military Children

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 1:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Rehearsal Room
Presented By: Center for American Military Music Opportunities (C*A*M*M*O) and the Hylton Cent

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Join us for this three-part series of music and songwriting - no prior experience is necessary.  Create your own song during the series and share it at Celebrating Veterans and the Arts at the Hylton Center on November 10.  The workshop series is free and open to military children between t...Read More


Veterans History Project Lecture and Interview Workshop

Friday, Oct 26, 2018 10:00am
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Gregory Family Theater

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Presented by the Library of Congress Veterans History Project, Marine Corps Base Quantico Volunteer Program, Lifelong Learning Institute Manassas, and the Hylton Center Veterans and the Arts Initiative

Join us on October 26 or October 27 for a lecture on the Veterans History Project and to ...Read More


Veterans History Project Lecture and Interview Workshop

Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 10:00am
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Rehearsal Room

Register

Presented by the Library of Congress Veterans History Project, Marine Corps Base Quantico Volunteer Program, Lifelong Learning Institute Manassas, and the Hylton Center Veterans and the Arts Initiative

Join us on October 26 or October 27 for a lecture on the Veterans History Project and to ...Read More


Celebrating Veterans and the Arts at the Hylton Center

Saturday, Nov 10, 2018 4:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center Didlake Grand Foyer, Science and Technology

Join us for a free, interactive afternoon of celebration and arts experiences for Veterans, Servicemembers, their families, military caregivers, and the community. This free event kicks off its fourth year at the Hylton Center and features community-based resources, interactive music and visual art ...Read More