Tag Archives: World War II

Learn about the Invasion of Normandy during special D-Day program

As the anniversary of D-Day approaches, we’re hosting a special program on the Invasion of Normandy at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, May 13, at our Lake Branch. Reenactor Peter Booth will portray a WWII solider, describing a firsthand account of … Continue reading

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International Holocaust Remembrance Day: The Infamous Auschwitz

Each year, our resident historian Dr. John Foster hosts a special program for International Holocaust Day. In past years, he’s discussed the Nuremberg Trials, rise of National Socialism in Germany, and origins of the Nazi’s Final Solution. This year, his topic … Continue reading

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International Holocaust Remembrance Day: Surviving Auschwitz

Each year, our resident historian Dr. John Foster hosts a special program for International Holocaust Day. In past years, he’s discussed the Nuremberg Trials, rise of National Socialism in Germany, and origins of the Nazi’s Final Solution. This year, his topic … Continue reading

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Dwight D. Eisenhower: From World War to the Cold War

We concluded our Presidents of the 20th Century series with a focus on Dwight D. Eisenhower. Eisenhower was a complicated man — a West Point graduate and general who warned about the military-industrial complex; a man who valued duty but … Continue reading

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Learn about the Invasion of Normandy during special D-Day program

As the anniversary of D-Day approaches, we’re hosting a special program on the Invasion of Normandy at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, June 4, at our Main Branch. Reenactor Peter Booth will portray a WWII solider, describing a firsthand account of … Continue reading

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