CVHR Meeting (May 3, 2018): A New Chapter for the Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society (ACHS)

Coy Barefoot, the new Executive Director of the Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society (ACHS), shared with us a host of plans for the future, from basic issues like bylaws, budget and funding sources, and membership structure, to ideas for expanded programming (a new website, a speaker series, regular exhibitions) and his dream of a regional museum of history and culture here in Charlottesville.  He expressed his eagerness to collaborate with CVHR and other local organizations.  We were excited by the prospects for an educational institution central to our community and chipped in with our ideas.  If you too have suggestions or comments, Coy would like to hear your views (

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