Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Family Memories Workshop

February 16, 2019 @ 1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Need to store a family quilt or preserve family pictures? Want an oral history from a relative? Don’t know how to save great-grandma’s recipes or great-grandpa’s immigration paperwork? Spend an afternoon at Dumbarton House with family history experts and learn the skills necessary for saving your family history for future generations! This event will include both group lectures, hands-on activities, and individual consultations with the experts.

1:00-1:30 Lecture on Family Oral History
1:30- 1:50 Questions
1:50-2:00 Break
2:00-2:30 Share family artifacts and get advice from the experts
2:30-3:00 Demonstrations and one-on-one consultation with the experts

By registering and participating in this event, you consent to the recording of your likeness, image and/or voice and authorize The National Society of The Colonial Dames of America to use photographs, videos, and audio recordings containing your likeness, image, and/or voice in any medium for any purpose.


February 16, 2019
1:00 pm-3:00 pm


2715 Q St NW
2715 Q Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20007 United States
+ Google Map