Eisenhower, A Five Star American
This two hour ranger guided program for grades 5 - 8 acquaints students with the man behind the legend. Students will examine Eisenhower's early years in Abilene, at West Point and in the military. They will identify the values and characteristics important in developing his leadership skills and learn how he employed those skills as president.
Call 717-338-9114 Ext. 4411 (or fill out the registration form below) for reservations. Eisenhower, A Five Star American is two hours in length and may be scheduled for 9:30 a.m. or 12:30 p.m. Programs are offered from April through May and again in the Fall from mid-September to the end of October.
Did You Know?
Major Eisenhower and Col. George Patton were reprimanded by their army superiors for advocating revolutionary tank tactics in the early 20s. These were the same tactics employed with such success by the German army in the early years of WWII.