EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM 6/1/18

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GUIDED TOUR WEEKEND

Receive a personal guided tour for the regular admission price.

DATE/TIME:  Saturday & Sunday JUNE 2 & 3, 2018  1:00 p.m.

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FRIENDS' LECTURE SERIES: "FLYING THE B-52 BOMBER, GUARDIAN OF FREEDOM"

This 40 minute presentation covers a brief history of the nation's longest serving combat aircraft.  The talk includes discussion of the B-52 Bomber's capabilities and Colonel O.J. Johnston's personal experience flying the aircraft during the Cold War as part of Strategic Air Command.  Colonel Johnston spent 5 years as a combat crewmember on nuclear alert until the conclusion of the Cold War.

DATE/TIME:  Sunday JUNE 3, 2018  2:00 p.m.

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LECTURE/MOVIE: "THE BEAR THAT INSPIRED WINNIE THE POOH"

Adopted by a Canadian Regimental Veterinarian before being shipped to England for service in World War I, this presentation and movie tells the story of the real bear at the London Zoo that inspired the author A.A. Milne.  Donations encouraged for admission. 

DATE/TIME:  Saturday JUNE 9, 2018  1:30 p.m.

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FLAG DAY CELEBRATION

The State College Elks and local veteran organizations host a joint Flag Day and flag retirement ceremony on the grounds of the 28th Infantry Division Shrine. 

DATE/TIME:  Thursday JUNE 14, 2018  6:00 p.m.

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BOOT CAMP PREP: ONLY A FEW WEEKS LEFT TO ENROLL!

Group instruction in close order drill, military etiquette, and history of the 28th Infantry Division Shrine designed as an educational adjunct of those enrolling in the August Boot Camp For Kids.  Lunch provided.  $25 per person.  Reservations required.

DATE/TIME:  Saturday JUNE 23, 2018  10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Boot Camp Prep Class Online Registration | Printable Prep Class Application