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Open House for Potential New Volunteers
Saturday, February 15; 10 AM – 2 PM
An Open House has been scheduled to introduce potential volunteers to various volunteer positions for the 2020 season at the historic structure Ellwood on the Wilderness Civil War Battlefield. From 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, on Saturday, February 15, 2020, Friends of Wilderness Battlefield (FoWB) will hold the Open House at Ellwood, located at 36380 Constitution Highway (Rt. 20), Locust Grove, VA.
Ellwood Manor Opens for the Season
Saturday, April 4
156th Anniversary of the Battle of the Wilderness
Saturday/Sunday, May 9/10
Lafayette 1781 “Campaign Stop” Lecture
Saturday, June 6
Medical Living History
Saturday/Sunday, June 20/21
Canoe Trip on the Rapidan River
Saturday, June 20
Taming the Wilderness Living History
Sunday, September 27
Victorian Christmas at Ellwood Manor
Saturday, December 12:
9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. Santa and Crafts.
12:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M. Open House
Sunday, December 13:
12:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M. Open House