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A Place Called Ilda

A Place Called Ilda

Ilda was a mixed-race community in the area of Little River Turnpike and Guinea Road. Fairfax County History Commission member Tom Shoop will share what he learned while writing his new book, A Place Called Ilda: Race and Resilience at a Northern Virginia Crossroads. Adults and teens. Register if you'd like a reminder.

On your way here, you can take a look at the Ilda Historical marker at 38°50'18.0"N 77°15'06.0"W

Visit our 12 Fascinating Facts About Fairfax County for some tidbits about Ilda and more.

Related LibGuide: Fairfax County History by Fairfax County Public Library (Admin)

Monday, March 11, 2024
7:00pm - 8:00pm
George Mason Meeting Room
Library Branch:
George Mason Regional Library

Registration is required. There are 26 seats available.

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