Women In Military Service For America Memorial
August 13: Exhibit Opening in Honor of 100th Anniversary First Women Enlisting in the Marines, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
You are invited to the opening of a special exhibition chronicling 100 years of service by Women Marines throughout history.
Special Guest and Keynote Speaker:
Lieutenant General Loretta “Lori” Eleanor Reynolds, Deputy Commandant for Information, Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps and Commander of Marine Corps Forces Strategic Command.
This event is free but we ask that you kindly RSVP to attend by clicking to register through EventBrite here. If you have any questions related to the event, please contact Marilla Cushman: 703-533-1155, ext. 109
If you are unable to attend, watch the event live on the Women’s Memorial Facebook page.
This event is in partnership with the VA Center for Women Veterans, the Women Marines Association and the Veteran’s Canteen Service, and select exhibit photographs courtesy of The Washington Post.
September 24: Nebraska All-Woman Patriot Flight
Patriotic Productions of Omaha, NE, raised funds and organized trip for women veterans to visit the Memorial.
November 12: WIMSA Veterans Day Program
More details coming soon.
November 16-18: Veteran’s Portrait Project
On November 16th, there will be a reception and exhibit opening of Stacy Pearsall’s “Shooter: Combat from Behind the Camera.” Pearsall is will also give a keynote speech.
From November 16-18, we will hold the Veteran’s Portrait Project. Photoshoot details coming soon.
See more details here. These events are free, but we ask that you kindly RSVP. Registration page coming soon.
This program is sponsored by the Fluor Military Support Coalition, Veterans Canteen Service and Comcast Military in partnership with the Center For Women Veterans.
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