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  • December 2 Friday

    Washington, DC - 10:00am to 4:00pm

    The Bill of Rights and You!

    We're celebrating the Bill of Rights all month long with civics-themed activities in the Boeing Learning Center!
  • November 9 Wednesday

    Washington, DC - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Special Film Screening in Commemoration of Veterans Day

    In commemoration of Veterans Day, we will screen two classic U.S. Government–produced films from the Second World War: "The Battle of Midway" and "Prelude to War."
  • November 3 Thursday

    Online - 10:00am to 12:30pm

    Chief FOIA Officers (CFO) Council Meeting

    The meeting of the CFO Council is open to Chief FOIA Officers, FOIA professionals, and the public. The CFO Council is tasked with developing recommendations to increase agency FOIA compliance and efficiency.
  • October 27 Thursday

    Online - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

    In the Houses of Their Dead: The Lincolns, the Booths, and the Spirits

    Author Terry Alford tells the story of Abraham Lincoln through the strange points of contact between his family and that of the man who killed him, John Wilkes Booth.
  • Abilene, KS - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Lunch & Learn - October 2022

    This monthly series is held the 4th Thursday of each month. The 2022 program theme is "Dwight Eisenhower: The Making of a Leader" and will focus on family, military, presidency, and mentorship.
  • October 22 Saturday

    Washington, DC - 10:00am to 3:00pm

    Sports in the Archives Family Day

    Join us at the National Archives as we explore the wide world of sporting with our new exhibit "All American: The Power of Sports" and participate in exciting family activities.
  • October 19 Wednesday

    Online - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

    The First Populist: The Defiant Life of Andrew Jackson

    Historian David S. Brown traces President Andrew Jackson’s unusual life and legacy and sheds new light on his place in our nation’s history, focusing on his role as a popular leader.
  • October 11 Tuesday

    Online - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

    Evenings at Ease - October 2022

    The Evenings at Ease series is held the 2nd Tuesday of alternating months at 7 p.m.
  • September 27 Tuesday

    Washington, DC - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

    37 Words

    In partnership with ESPN, we present a screening of episode one of the documentary 37 Words, which  tells the inspiring story of Title IX. Olympic Gold Medal–winning swimmer Donna De Verona will speak.
  • September 23 Friday

    Online - 11:15am to 11:45am

    The Constitution and Our Community (Grades 3–5)

    Students will explore the idea of community, hone their primary source analysis skills by examining government records, and connect the Constitution to their own lives.
  • September 22 Thursday

    Online - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

    Sports and Women: Telling the Stories of the Quest for Equality

    Pioneering writers and filmmakers share their experiences in breaking barriers for women in sports and speak to the challenging issues faced by women at the highest levels of athletic performance.
  • Online - 1:15pm to 1:45pm

    The Constitution Rules! (Grades K–2)

    Students will explore the idea of different responsibilities in their community and analyze images that highlight the jobs of the three branches of government.

All events listed in the calendar are free unless noted.