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  • August 6 Thursday

    Online - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

    Evenings at Ease with Chris Wallace

    Chris Wallace presents his new book as we mark the 75th anniversary of VJ-Day and the end of World War II.
  • Simi Valley, CA - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

    19th Amendment: Past. Present. and Future.: An Online Celebration

    Celebrating 100 years since the ratification of the 19th Amendment by convening luminary women leaders, historians, policymakers, and ceilingbreakers to mark this historic anniversary.
  • Online - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

    Countdown 1945 with Chris Wallace

    Chris Wallace, longtime journalist and anchor of Fox News Sunday, will discuss his new book, Countdown 1945: The Extraordinary Story of the Atomic Bomb and the 116 Days That Changed the World.
  • August 4 Tuesday

    Online - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

    75th Anniversary - Potsdam and Atomic Bomb

    Truman Library Education Director Mark Adams will tell the story of one of the most crucial decisions in history that Harry S. Truman made as President.
  • July 30 Thursday

    Online - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

    OUT OF THE ARCHIVES: THE ATOMIC BOMB

    Mark Adams will tell the story of one of the most crucial decisions in history that Harry S. Truman made as President.
  • July 22 Wednesday

    Independence, MO - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

    THE POTSDAM CONFERENCE: 75 YEARS LATER

    Michael Neiberg will discuss the dramatic power dynamics and negotiations of the historic Potsdam, Germany conference and reflect on its significance 75 years later.
  • July 14 Tuesday

    Online - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

    Ike Book Talk: The Alice Network

    The 2020 IKE Book TALKs continue with a discussion of the book, "The Alice Network: A Novel." These discussions are open to everyone, regardless of whether or not they have read the book.
  • July 4 Saturday

    Online - 11:00am to 5:00pm

    July 4th at the National Archives!

    Learn how John Dunlap printed his famous copies of the Declaration of Independence—now known as the Dunlap broadside.
  • June 25 Thursday

    Online - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Lunch & Learn: Life at the Farm

    Held the 4th Thursday every month except for November and December. The 2020 Lunch & Learn series is made possible courtesy of the Eisenhower Foundation and the Union Pacific Foundation.
  • June 11 Thursday

    Online - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

    D-Day+: How?

    The Eisenhower Presidential Library and the National World War II Museum discuss the enormous undertaking of keeping troops supplied following the D-Day invasion.
  • Online - 1:00pm

    Virtual Journey of the Declaration of Independence: Writing the Declaration

    Learn how Thomas Jefferson and the Committee of Five decided that the “expression of the American Mind” required a new document – the Declaration of Independence.
  • June 4 Thursday

    Online - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

    D-Day: What If?

    The Eisenhower Presidential Library and the National World War II Museum reflect on General Eisenhower's "in case of failure note" accepting full responsibility if the landings at Normandy had failed.
  • May 31 Sunday

    Grand Rapids, MI - 9:00am to 5:00pm

    Exhibit Closes: The Continual Struggle

    Artist Brian Washington’s ongoing body of artwork documenting the Civil Rights Movement and America’s historical struggle against segregation and other forms of race-based disenfranchisement.
  • May 26 Tuesday

    Online - 2:00pm to 2:30pm

    At-Home Learning: I is for Ike

    This interactive story time will introduce our youngest historians to the life of Dwight D. Eisenhower through primary sources and the alphabet. For grades K-2, 30-40 minutes.

All events listed in the calendar are free unless noted.

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