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March 23, 2015
NPS Commemorates the 150th Anniversary of The End of The Civil War
For the past four years, the National Park Service and many other organizations and individuals have been commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War and the continuing efforts for human rights today.

March 23, 2015
John Muir National Historic Site Celebrates John Muir’s Birthday and Earth Day
Join the National Park Service (NPS) to celebrate John Muir’s 177th birthday during the annual Birthday – Earth Day event on Saturday, April 18, 2015 from 10 AM to 4 PM at the John Muir National Historic Site (NHS) in Martinez, CA. Participate in fun activities for all ages to commemorate Muir’s legacy. Special guest speaker Beth Pratt-Bergstrom, California Director of the National Wildlife Federation, will give the keynote address.

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