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Remembering World War One Project Launch
May 27, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Remembering World War One: Sharing History/Preserving Memories
A commemorative World War One project brought to you by the Connecticut State Library & Connecticut Digital Archive
May 27, 2015
Connecticut State Capitol. South Lawn
Schedule of events:
12:00 – Opening Remarks & Introductions, Kendall Wiggin, State Librarian, Connecticut State Library
12:05 – United States World One War Centennial Commission – Edwin Fountain, Vice Chairman, United States World War One Centennial Commission
12:15 – Remembering World War One – Christine Pittsley, Project Manager, Connecticut State Library
12:20 – Awards Ceremony – Dr. Robert G. Carroon, Senior Vice Commander of the Order of the First World War
12:25 – “In Flanders Field” – Anna Nichols, 5th Grade, Community School, Prospect, CT
12:30 – Closing Remarks – TBD
Followed by a reception in Memorial Hall at the Connecticut State Library.
Join us from 12:30 – 2:00 p.m. for light refreshments and exhibits from museums around Connecticut.
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