VETERANS COMMUNITY ART WORKSHOP
Presented by Martin J. Cervantez, Master Sergeant, USA (Ret.)
Saturday, September 8 from 1–3 p.m.
Join us, and members of the Mason Veteran Patriots, for a community
art project–no prior art experience is necessary, and supplies for the
workshop will be provided. The event is FREE and open to Veterans,
Servicemembers, their families, and military caregivers. All participants
should be 14 years of age or older; children 9 years of age and older
may participate alongside an adult family member.
SONGWRITING SERIES FOR MILITARY CHILDREN
Presented by the Center for American Military Music Opportunities
(C*A*M*M*O) and the Hylton Center Veterans and the Arts Initiative
Saturdays, September 22, October 6; October 20 from 1–3 p.m.
Join us for this three-part series of music and songwriting – no prior
experience is necessary. Create your own song during the series
and share it at Celebrating Veterans and the Arts at the Hylton
Center on November 10. The workshop series is FREE and open to
military children between the ages of 8 and 17. Space is limited.
VETERANS HISTORY PROJECT LECTURE AND
Presented by the Library of Congress Veterans History Project, Marine
Corps Base Quantico Volunteer Program, Lifelong Learning Institute
Manassas, and the Hylton Center Veterans and the Arts Initiative.
Friday, October 26 from 10 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 27 from 10 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Join us on October 26 or October 27 for a lecture on the Veterans
History Project and to participate in an interview. The lecture
is free and open to all from 10 a.m.–11:15 a.m. Veterans must
register to participate in interviews that will be conducted by
Servicemembers and Veterans from 11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
Space for interviews is limited.
CELEBRATING VETERANS AND THE ARTS AT THE
Saturday, November 10 from 4–7 p.m.; 8 p.m. concert
Join us for an interactive afternoon of celebration and arts
experiences for Veterans, Servicemembers, their families,
military caregivers, and the community. This FREE event kicks
off its fourth year at the Hylton Center and features communitybased
resources, interactive music and visual art workshops, an
exhibition of Veteran artwork, and more! The free activities will
be followed by a family-friendly ticketed 8 p.m. performance by
country music artist William Michael Morgan, with an opening
performance by artists from the Center for American Military
Music Opportunities (C*A*M*M*O). This concert is FREE to
Veterans, Servicemembers, their families, and military caregivers;
$20 for the general public.
Presenting Sponsor: Azalea Charities, Inc.,
Frank E. Lasch, Sr. Chairman and Founder