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Things to Do: Holiday Traditions at The Mariners’ Museum

Saturday, December 04, 2010, 10:30 A.M. Have you ever wondered about the origin of the candy cane? How about the reason the poinsettia is associated with the Christmas holiday? Why do we bring evergreens into our homes during the middle … Continue reading

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Things to Do: Holiday Events in Yorktown

A Colonial Christmas — Runs Dec. 1-Jan. 3 at the Yorktown Victory Center.┬áHoliday traditions of 18th-century Virginia is recalled through special interpretive programs. Hear accounts of Christmas and winter in military encampments during the American Revolution and glimpse holiday preparations … Continue reading

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