Spend the day traveling the military timeline from the Revolutionary War to current conflicts. Meet veterans who share personal stories and memorabilia from wartime and living history interpreters that engage visitors of all ages. Additional activities include a Civil War encampment, display of military vehicles, guest speakers, and exhibitions, explorations of Veterans Park, kid friendly activities, and opportunities to share your story of service with StoryCorps.
- Audience:Interests:May 24 2014 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
- Audience:Interests:Jun 21 2014 (All day) to Jun 22 2014 (All day)
This two day celebration focuses on the appreciation, reconciliation, and commemoration of the end of slavery in the United States. Guests will explore the themes of freedom and family history and include a variety of genealogy workshops, gallery character performances, kid-friendly activities, and self-guided explorations of exhibitions.