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  • February 28 Thursday

    Independence, MO - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

    The President's Kitchen Cabinet

    Black History Month with a special program focused on the African Americans who have worked in the presidential food service as chefs, butlers, stewards and servers for every first family.
  • Washington, DC - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

    Monument Man: The Life and Art of Daniel Chester French

    This Lincoln Memorial Tribute Program focuses on the memorial and the man who created it, Daniel Chester French, and the first major biography of him.
  • February 20 Wednesday

    Washington, DC - 7:00pm to 8:45pm


    Academy Award Documentary Feature Nominee: RBG

    The National Archives hosts the 15th annual free screenings of the Academy Award® nominees in four categories.
  • Boston, MA - 10:30am to 11:30am

    Celebrate! with Flying Ship Productions - Rosa's Ride

    This moving production with original songs, inspirational scenes, and exciting dances traces Rosa Parks's various experiences of discrimination leading up to the famous Montgomery, Alabama bus incident.
  • February 19 Tuesday

    Atlanta, GA - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

    Historian William Taubman Author Program

    Pulitzer Prize winning author William Taubman discusses his bestselling biography "Gorbachev: His Life and Times."
  • February 18 Monday

    Independence, MO - 10:00am to 11:00am

    Presidents' Day Cookies

    Celebrate President’s Day with fresh-baked presidential cookies.
  • February 17 Sunday

    West Branch, IA - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

    Before the Crash: The Hoover Presidency

    In celebration of Presidents Day Herbert Hoover Library Archivist Matthew Schaefer will speak about the early months of Herbert Hoover was in office.
  • February 8 Friday

    Atlanta, GA - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

    Marlon James Author Program

    Man Booker Prize-winning author Marlon James discusses his new novel Black Leopard, Red Wolf.
  • February 7 Thursday

    Independence, MO - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

    Unexampled Courage: An Evening with Judge Richard Gergel

    Federal District Judge Richard Gergel is author of Unexampled Courage: The Blinding of Sgt. Isaac Woodard and the Awakening of President Harry S. Truman and Judge J. Waties Waring.
  • February 2 Saturday

    Little Rock, AR - 11:00am to 1:00pm

    Ask A Tiny House Expert!

    Meet John Weisbarth and Zack Giffin, Hosts of the FYI Network hit TV Show "Tiny House Nation".
  • Boston, MA - 10:30am to 11:30am

    Celebrate! with Tanglewood Marionettes - The Dragon King

    Journey below the sea in this story of fantasy, courage and wonder. Tanglewood Marionettes bring to life fantastic sea creatures and a fearless grandmother who goes in search of the Dragon King.
  • February 1 Friday

    College Station, TX - 9:30am to 5:00pm

    Exhibit Opening: Grand Canyon Photographs

    The 'Grand Canyon Photographs' is an exhibit celebrating the Centennial Anniversary of Grand Canyon National Park.
  • January 31 Thursday

    Washington, DC - 6:30pm to 8:00pm


    Is America Ready for a Third Party?

    Former members of Congress discuss the two-party system and whether the nation is ready for a third party.

All events listed in the calendar are free unless noted.