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Dec 15, 2006 Eighth-graders give money for kitchen programs at CW's Benjamin Powell House
Dec 08, 2006 Colonial Williamsburg Foundation to Proceed
with Protected Sale of Carter's Grove
Dec 07, 2006 WILLIAMSBURG® to brighten Dallas Lighting Show with new collection from Troy Lighting and Hudson Valley Lighting
Dec 07, 2006 WILLIAMSBURG® captivates Showtime with new fabric collection
Dec 05, 2006 Three exciting new exhibitions debut December 16 as DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum re-opens
Dec 05, 2006 "Buying Respectability" to broadcast December 14
Dec 05, 2006 Williamsburg Inn names new beverage manager
Dec 01, 2006 CW's Grand Illumination heralds the start of the holiday season in the 18th-century capital of Virginia
Dec 01, 2006 CW's holiday dining events have guests feasting on colonial tradition
Dec 01, 2006 January opening set for the Spa of Colonial Williamsburg highlighting 500 years of wellness practicies
Nov 24, 2006 Former White House pastry chef schedules second "Dessert University" book signing at Williamsburg Booksellers®
Nov 22, 2006 Christmas programs at CW's Great Hopes Plantation depict what holidays were like for the enslaved
Nov 22, 2006 "Canisters, Caddies & Chests" chronicle cultural change
Nov 18, 2006 Holiday Farmers' Markets arrive in Merchants Square
Nov 18, 2006 Learn the tips and tricks of CW's all-natural holiday decorations
Nov 14, 2006 Experts explore "The Arts of the American South" during the 59th Annual Antiques Forum
Nov 14, 2006 "Pounds, Pence and Pistareens" explores colonial cash, currency
Nov 08, 2006 CW's Kimball Theatre embodies colonial spirit in its live performances
Nov 08, 2006 Kimball Theatre offers a variety of spectacular holiday entertainmnt
Nov 08, 2006 Virginia Peninsula Jewish Film Festival arrives at CW's Kimball Theatre
Nov 08, 2006 Movies at CW's Kimball Theatre a hit for the holidays
Nov 08, 2006 Special edition of CW Journal features traditions, myths about the holiday season
Nov 08, 2006 CW's Productions, Publications and Learning Ventures Division participates in international museum exchange
Nov 03, 2006 CW Web site wins Gold Award in four categories
Nov 03, 2006 CW salutes the role of the military during Veterans Weekend November 11-12
Oct 31, 2006 Special showing of "The New World" at Colonial Williamsburg's Kimball Theatre gives behind-the-scenes look at the making of Terrance Malick's film
Oct 31, 2006 Former White House pastry chef signs new book, "Dessert University," at Williamsburg Booksellers®
Oct 31, 2006 Colonial Williamsburg creates DVD on making easy but elegant Christmas displays
Oct 31, 2006 DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum closes temporarily to prepare for major re-opening in mid-December
Oct 31, 2006 CW hosts former President Bush
Oct 16, 2006 Historic Trades carpenters create a barn-raising at CW's Great Hopes Plantation Oct. 20
Oct 11, 2006 CW's Equiano Lecture Series explores early African-American Religion
Oct 06, 2006 University of Florida wins tournament at Golden Horseshoe
Oct 06, 2006 CW presents "Prelude to Yorktown"
Oct 03, 2006 CW donates land to Williamsburg Land Conservancy for conservation easements
Oct 03, 2006 CW brickmakers create inferno Oct. 19-23 as annual Brick Kiln burn fires 16,000 bricks
Sep 27, 2006 "Sweater Weather" Golf Package tees up for cool $99 at Golden Horseshoe Golf Club
Sep 27, 2006 “Honoring Service to America” Pass Provides Free Length-of-Celebration Admission
Sep 27, 2006 Dare to be scared at CW's evening programs this fall
Sep 18, 2006 CW Journal features the science of history in Fall 2006 edition
Sep 15, 2006 Foundation's first comprehensive campaign surpasses goal
Sep 15, 2006 Spa of Colonial Williamsburg names management team
Sep 13, 2006 CW's Storytelling Festival gives families a chance to rediscover a piece of their heritage
Sep 13, 2006 Rhys Lewis named executive chef of Williamsburg Lodge
Sep 13, 2006 CW team receives award for Katrina Work
Sep 13, 2006 Golden Horseshoe's Gold Course ranked in Golf Magazine's list of "America's Top 100 You Can Play"
Sep 13, 2006 Golden Horseshoe hosts Ping Preview October 2
Sep 13, 2006 CW Hotels receive Gold Key Award
Sep 13, 2006 Gladys and Franklin Clark Foundation gives $1 million for CW's Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum
Sep 13, 2006 Museums offer packed schedule of concerts, workshops for 2006 season
Aug 29, 2006 Colonial Williamsburg Foundation issues 2005 Annual Report
Aug 29, 2006 One-woman interpretation features the stories of three women spanning three centuries
Aug 29, 2006 Revolutionary City program returns to afternoon hours for fall season beginning September 5
Aug 25, 2006 Electronic Field Trip "Yorktown" premieres October 19
Aug 25, 2006 CW helps students cook up culinary careers through C-CAP
Aug 25, 2006 September and October rock the 'Burg at CW's Kimball Theatre
Aug 25, 2006 Catch Movies This Fall at Colonial Williamsburg’s Kimball Theatre
Aug 15, 2006 CW hosts nationally acclaimed storytellers for second annual Storytelling Festival
Aug 15, 2006 Guests now can make hotel reservations with one click of a mouse with new online system
Aug 02, 2006 David Rockefeller creates endowment for CW
Aug 02, 2006 $250,000 Teacher Education Grant provides training opportunities for 332 teachers in the Greater Philadelphia area
Jul 21, 2006 Zagat names Golden Horseshoe to listing of America's top golf courses
Jul 21, 2006 CW releases CD of music with roots in colonial slave trade
Jul 21, 2006 Beat the heat with a totally cool summer vacation
Jul 21, 2006 CW participates in international museum exchange
Jul 14, 2006 Colonial Williamsburg Fifes And Drums Release July Fourth CD
Jul 14, 2006 Revolutionary Morning Begins With Breakfast
Jul 14, 2006 Shakespeare and a Musical Depiction of Virginia’s History Top Programs Offered in August
Jul 11, 2006 Stone Declaration Of Independence Poster Commemorates Nation's Founding For Classrooms
Jul 11, 2006 Colonial Williamsburg Has More To Offer After Dark
Jul 07, 2006 Colonial Williamsburg Gears Up For 2006 United Way Pacesetter Campaign
Jun 30, 2006 Award-winning live performances and movies fill July, August schedule
Jun 30, 2006 Williamsburg Farmers' Market expands to include Tuesday markets
Jun 30, 2006 From tribute bands to outstanding fiddle performances, CW's Kimball Theatre has it all
Jun 27, 2006 Newly Formed Merchants Square And Historic District Added To National Register Of Historic Places
Jun 27, 2006 Colonial Williamsburg Receives Awards For Dining And Golf
Jun 27, 2006 What Was Life Like For Children On The Eve Of The American Revolution?
Jun 19, 2006 New historical travel guide introduced at book signing at CW's Visitor Center
Jun 19, 2006 Experience freedom in the making: Students participate in interactive evening program
Jun 16, 2006 "From Ear to Ear" to bring lost 18th-century African music to life in CW's Equiano Lecture Series
Jun 16, 2006 "Jefferson & Adams" live performances return to CW's Kimball Theatre for fifth season
Jun 16, 2006 CW Productions wins Emmy Award
Jun 16, 2006 Experience Independence Day in the town where freedom rang first
Jun 16, 2006 You're invited to a July Fourth celebration at CW's Governor's Palace
Jun 16, 2006 DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum Introductory Gallery opens with CW Masterworks
Jun 16, 2006 Military music program reveals how troops communicated during battle
Jun 16, 2006 A revolutionary morning begins June 19
Jun 09, 2006 Robert Carter House returns to its 18th-century appearance based on microscopic paint analysis
Jun 09, 2006 Redesigned portal page provides immediate options
Jun 09, 2006 Bradley promoted to CW's golf sales manager
Jun 09, 2006 New archaeology dig in CW's Historic Area unearths early 18th-century site owned by Thomas Ravenscroft
Jun 09, 2006 Continental Army re-enactors free CW from 1781 Redcoat occupation as General Lafayette prepares troops to lay siege to British Army at Yorktown
Jun 03, 2006 Virginia's colonial capital fueled fire for freedom, 20th-century living history museum creates revolutionary ideas for education
Jun 03, 2006 British Army re-enactors occupy CW as Gen. Cornwallis orders martial law June 23-25
Jun 03, 2006 CW provides key role in America's 400th Anniversary
May 31, 2006 Campbell speaks at Chautauqua Institution
May 22, 2006 CW online map exhibition earns distinction at 10th annual Webby Awards
May 22, 2006 Nationally known recording artists to perform at CW's Kimball Theatre in the Skookum Concert Series
May 22, 2006 Revolutionary City program moves to morning beginning June 19
May 04, 2006 CW's Bassett Hall site of 2006 museum family programs
May 03, 2006 Kimball Theatre starts summer with sizzling live performances
May 03, 2006 Favorite programs return to Kimball Theatre
Apr 28, 2006 CW donors add another carriage to Foundation's collections
Apr 27, 2006 March to the sound of a different drummer--and fifer--as CW hosts "Drummer's Call" May 19-21
Apr 27, 2006 A perennial favorite, Williamsburg Farmers' Market opens fourth season on May 6
Apr 27, 2006 CW beats the drums with military music for a weekend of special programs in May
Apr 26, 2006 CW debuts new audio tours to enhance guest experience in the Historic Area
Apr 25, 2006 CW recognizes honor roll of distinguished donors in new Courtyard of Philanthropy
Apr 25, 2006 Recording artist Ben Lee featured artist in second installment of Skookum Music Series at CW's Kimball Theatre
Apr 25, 2006 “Something from the Cellar: More of This and That,” Features Collection of Essays Penned by Ivor Noël Hume
Apr 25, 2006 A new book features CW's Rare Breeds program
Apr 17, 2006 CW Fifes and Drums to perform at Boston-area Patriots Day events
Apr 14, 2006 2006 Colonial Williamsburg Junior Golf Program Invites Young Duffers To Tee It Up!
Apr 14, 2006 CW's Memorial Day ceremony honors those who made the ultimate sacrifice
Apr 11, 2006 2006 CW Junior Golf program invites young duffers to tee it up!
Apr 11, 2006 WILLIAMSBURG® introductions for April 2006 High Point Market
Apr 11, 2006 WILLIAMSBURG® Collection further expands with more products, more styles and more inspiration
Apr 11, 2006 WILLIAMSBURG® grows its furniture collection this spring with new pieces by Nichols & Stone and Stickley
Apr 11, 2006 WILLIAMSBURG® and Mottahedeh introduce “Virginia Blue” dinnerware pattern
Apr 11, 2006 CW's annual Storytelling Festival celebrates diversity
Mar 21, 2006 Spring, when CW's efforts turn to Revolutionary City programs
Mar 13, 2006 More value, same price for Colonial Williamsburg's 2006 admission tickets
Mar 13, 2006 CW's Religion History Month explores faith of our Founding Fathers
Mar 13, 2006 CW educational supplement spotlights women during the American Revolution
Mar 10, 2006 Fat Canary, Blue Talon Bistro praised by Hampton Roads magazine
Mar 10, 2006 CW "Remembers the Ladies" with Women's History Month programs during March
Mar 10, 2006 Kimball Theatre presents array of live performances
Mar 10, 2006 Kimball Theatre prepares for Revolutionary City programs performances reflect 18th-century American opinion
Mar 10, 2006 CW releases new educational media
Mar 10, 2006 CW's tavern offer new menu selections direct from the 18th century
Mar 10, 2006 WILLIAMSBURG® Products Program, Mars Incorporated develop new line of chocolate products that gets its inspiration from revolutionary times
Feb 26, 2006 Foundation grant makes possible new high-tech audio tours
Feb 26, 2006 Julia Raftery named senior conference sales manager for CW's hospitality conference sales
Feb 26, 2006 "Victory or Death: Stories of the American Revolution" chosen as 2005 Beacon of Freedom Award winner
Feb 26, 2006 African-American patriots, loyalists seek "The Road to Freedom" during CW's Black History Weekend February 24-26
Feb 26, 2006 CW's Equiano Lecture Series explores African-American struggle for freedom, equality
Feb 24, 2006 Recording artist Duncan Sheik performs at the Kimball Theatre
Feb 14, 2006 New CW podcasts mark Black History Month
Feb 03, 2006 Old Man Winter not the only thing that can send a chill down your spine on a winter's eve
Feb 03, 2006 CW's Presidents Day Weekend Feb. 18-19 explores the Williamsburg connection of Virginia-born presidents
Feb 03, 2006 Nationally acclaimed experts featured as CW hosts 58th Antiques Forum
Feb 03, 2006 CW experiences gains in ticket sales, donor support, Fund-raising campaign reaches $471 million
Feb 03, 2006 February and March programs at CW's DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum entice the senses
Feb 03, 2006 "Celebrating the American Garden: Spaces for Relaxing and Entertaining" focus of CW's 2006 Garden Symposium
Feb 03, 2006 Williamsburg Farmers' Market sets dates for winter months
Feb 03, 2006 Revolutionary City programming offers new way to experience colonial America
Jan 12, 2006 Colonial Williamsburg Journal discusses desperate circumstances of life in Jamestown
Jan 11, 2006 Folk musician explores the origin of American music at CW's DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum
Jan 09, 2006 CW's Governor's Palace offers guests first-ever behind-the-scenes makeover tour
Jan 04, 2006 Gifts ensure that the beauty of CW's gardens will continue in perpetuity