Events Calendar

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Cliff Laube at (845) 486-7745 or email clifford.laube@nara.gov.

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Allegiance - Kermit Roosevelt

Thursday, September 3, 2015
Book Talk and Signing:
Kermit Roosevelt
Allegiance: A Novel
Location: Henry A. Wallace Center
Time: 7:00 p.m.

The Roosevelt Library and Museum will present an author talk and book signing with University of Pennsylvania Law Professor -- and Theodore Roosevelt's Great Great Grandson -- KERMIT ROOSEVELT, author of ALLEGIANCE. The program will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 3, 2015 in the Henry A. Wallace Center at the FDR Presidential Library and Home.

Free public event. 

 

United States Constitution

Saturday, September 12, 2015
through Sunday, September 20, 2015
Visitor Center Display:
I Signed the Constitution
Location: Henry A. Wallace Center
Time: 8:30 a.m to 6:30 p.m.

In partnership with the National Constitution Center's annual I Signed the Constitution program, the FDR Presidential Library will commemorate Constitution Day  (September 17) with a week-long display in the Wallace Center. From Saturday, September 12 through Sunday, September 20, 2015 a copy of the U.S. Constitution will be on display for the general public, and citizens can publicly acknowledge their dedication to the ideals of our governing document, which has formed the basis of the oldest constitutional government in the world.

Free public event. 

 

A More Perfect Union

Thursday, September 17, 2015
Film Screening:
A More Perfect Union
Location: Henry A. Wallace Center
Time: 7:00 p.m.

The Pare Lorentz Center at the FDR Presidential Library and the Daughters of the American Revolution will screen A More Perfect Union on Thursday, September 17, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. The program will be held in the Henry A. Wallace Center at the FDR Presidential Library and Home.

Free public event. 

 

James MacGregor Burns

Saturday, September 26, 2015
Discussion:
James MacGregor Burns and FDR:
A Conversation with
Susan Dunn and Michael Beschloss
Location: Henry A. Wallace Center
Time: 1:00 p.m.

The Roosevelt Library and Museum will present James MacGregor Burns and FDR: A Conversation with Susan Dunn and Michael Beschloss. The program will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 26, 2015 in the Henry A. Wallace Center at the FDR Presidential Library and Home. 

Susan Dunn co-authored two books with renowned Roosevelt historian James MacGregor Burns. Michael Beschloss was Burns's student at Williams College, whose senior thesis on Roosevelt and Joe Kennedy became his first book. Dunn and Beschloss will discuss Burns's work on FDR, his original and profound insights in Roosevelt: The Lion and the Fox and Roosevelt: The Soldier of Freedom that still shape today our understanding of Franklin D. Roosevelt. They will also highlight his seminal ideas about political leadership that he derived from his intimate knowledge of FDR's leadership skills.

Free public event. 

 

Paul Sparrow

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Community Meet & Greet:
Paul Sparrow, Library Director
Location: Henry A. Wallace Center
Time: 6:00 p.m.

The FDR Presidential Library will host a Community Meet & Greet with the Library's new director, Paul SparrowThe program will begin at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 30, 2015 in the Henry A. Wallace Center at the FDR Presidential Library and Home. Following the reception in the visitor center, attendees can tour the Library's museum exhibits -- free of charge -- until 9:00 p.m.  

Free public event. 

 

Pietrusza Book

Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Book Talk and Signing:
David Pietrusza
1932: The Rise of Hitler and FDR --
Two Tales of Politics, Betrayal, and Unlikely Destiny
Location: Henry A. Wallace Center
Time: 7:00 p.m.

The Roosevelt Library and Museum will present an author talk and book signing with David Pietrusza author of 1932: The Rise of Hitler and FDR -- Two Tales of Politics, Betrayal, and Unlikely Destiny. The program will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 7, 2015 in the Henry A. Wallace Center at the FDR Presidential Library and Home.

Free public event. 

 

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