The Rightful Heritage of the People: Celebrating FDR's Conservation Legacy
Vanderbilt Mansion Visitor Center - Exhibit open everyday from 9 AM - 5 PM
Every Kid in a Park Welcomes 4th Graders
Through August 31, 2018, all National Parks
National Parks and some other federally managed sites in the Hudson Valley invite all fourth graders to visit free as part of the White House's new Every Kid in a Park program. Students may go to any NPS site or to www.everykidinapark.gov, complete an activity, and obtain a pass good through August 31, 2018.
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
The National Park Service celebrates FDR’s 136th Birthday on January 30, 2018 with a wreath laying ceremony at 3:00 PM in the Rose Garden at the Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site in Hyde Park New York. Brigadier General Cindy R. Jebb, Dean of the Academic Board United States Military Academy at West Point will deliver the remarks for the occasion. Community organizations will present wreaths in honor of President Roosevelt including The Town of Hyde Park, American Legion Post #1303, the Jewish War Veterans (Private Herman Siegal Post #623), The Roosevelt-Vanderbilt Historical Association, the Eleanor Roosevelt Val-Kill Partnership, The Eleanor Roosevelt Center at Val-Kill, The Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and The National Park Service.
Birthday Cake and beverages will be served at the Henry A. Wallace Visitor Center following the event, courtesy of the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library