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Tuesday, April 23
April Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Oakland Museum
Monthly meeting of Board
Agenda -  to be posted

Sunday, April 28
Camille Commemoration: The Local Response  (Program)
2:00 pm
The Nelson Center, Lovingston, VA
Oral narrative with interviews and photographs about local citizens who held, or were assigned, key positions of responsibility in the wake of the Flood.

Saturday, May 4
25th Homes and Properties Tour  (Program)
Beech Grove and Nellsyford, VA

Sunday, May 19
Commemorating Camille: The Meteorological Effect  (Program)
2:00 pm
Nelson Heritage Center, Arrington, VA
Dr. Jeff Halverson, University of Maryland (Baltimore County), presentation on the weather phenomenon that caused Camille and its impact on the land.

Saturday, June 15
Jimmy Fortune and Friends Concert  (Program)
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Rockfish Valley Community Center
A concert featuring Jimmy Fortune, Benny Dodd, and Joey Davis.  They will be performing Joey Davis' song "The Bypass," written in 1969 following Hurricane Camille and rarely performed publicly.  In addition they will be performing a new song "Why Did You Leave Me Camille" about Hurricane Camille.
All proceeds will benefit the Nelson County Historical Society's efforts to enhance and maintain the Hurricane Camille-related holdings and exhibits at Oakland Museum.

Sunday, June 23
Commemorating Camille: Critical Assistance  (Program)
2:00 pm
The Nelson Center, Lovingston, VA
Interviews and recognition of military helicopter pilots and others who provided assistance in the rescue and recovery following Camille.

Sunday, August 18
Camille Commemoration  (Program)
2:00 pm
Nelson County High School
Commemoration of the victims of Camille in photos and music.