November 19, 2017
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Pohick Regional Library
6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke, VA 61201
Burke Historical Society Meeting
Ring Tournaments were popular equestrian contests and social events for 19th- and early 20th-century communities across northern Virginia. Many of these “most pleasurable occasions” took place in Burke and the surrounding area in Fairfax County. Hear about some of our speaker’s extensive research into this pastime.Jeanne Niccolls, our speaker, is the former Collections Manager for the Fairfax County Park Authority’s museum collections.