Mulberry Island is located on Fort Eustis and the event will be hosted by military base’s Cultural Resources Division team, according to a news release from the city.
The event will feature an “old fashioned” picnic at 1720 historic landmark house and a speaker presentation, the Tradition of Sociability in Virginia.
Beverages and food, such as hot dogs and hamburgers, will be provided, however, guests are asked to bring a side dish or dessert and can opt-out by donating $5, according to the news release.
The Warwick County Historical Society’s Mulberry Island event will be at the Matthew Jones House at Joint Base Langely-Eustis, Washington Boulevard, on Wednesday, Oct. 17 at 11:30 a.m. to approximately 1:30 p.m. Guests must bring a valid photo ID to enter the base and vehicles will be inspected prior to entry.
For information, call 757-525-7372.