Calendar

By Date

Upcoming Events

Showing 30 results

  Show ALL instances of recurring events
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    “Of Lost Conversations” (First Come – First Served Seating*)

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Tuesday, July 11, 2017

    Park Ranger Betty Soskin discusses her experience as a young African American woman during WWII.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    “Of Lost Conversations” (First Come – First Served Seating*)

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, July 13, 2017

    Park Ranger Betty Soskin discusses her experience as a young African American woman during WWII.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    9th Annual Home Front Film Festival

    • Time: 7:00 PM
    • Location: Red Oak Victory Ship
    • Fees: Suggested $10 Donation
    Thursday, July 13, 2017

    9th Annual Home Front Film Festival. Click for more details on films: "Casablanca" and "Gentleman Jim".

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Blossoms and Thorns

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, July 13, 2017

    A docent from the Japanese American Citizens’ League screens the documentary, Blossoms and Thorns, about Richmond’s pre-and post-war community of flower growers and nursery owners, and shares from their experiences in a WWII internment camp.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Rosie Meet and Greet

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM,1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, July 14, 2017

    Most Fridays, A group of civilian WWII docents share their stories in an informal setting at the Visitor Center.  Here is your chance to ask the experts about life and work in the Richmond Shipyards.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    “Of Lost Conversations” (First Come – First Served Seating*)

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, July 15, 2017

    Park Ranger Betty Soskin discusses her experience as a young African American woman during WWII.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    The Port Chicago Disaster and Aftermath

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 2:30 PM
    • Location: Visitor Education Center
    • Fees: Free
    Monday, July 17, 2017

    What kinds of questions were sailors and civilians asking after ten million pounds of explosives blew up in Concord in 1944?

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    “Of Lost Conversations” (First Come – First Served Seating*)

    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Tuesday, July 18, 2017

    Park Ranger Betty Soskin discusses her experience as a young African American woman during WWII.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    “Of Lost Conversations” (First Come – First Served Seating*)

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, July 20, 2017

    Park Ranger Betty Soskin discusses her experience as a young African American woman during WWII.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Blossoms and Thorns

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, July 20, 2017

    A docent from the Japanese American Citizens’ League screens the documentary, Blossoms and Thorns, about Richmond’s pre-and post-war community of flower growers and nursery owners, and shares from their experiences in a WWII internment camp.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Rationing on the Home Front

    • Time: 12:30 PM to 1:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, July 21, 2017

    During WWII, Americans were asked to sacrifice in support of the troops, and this was evident daily at the dinner table. Listen to stories about the Federal Government’s rationing program and how it affected families on the Home Front.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Rosie Meet and Greet

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM,1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, July 21, 2017

    Most Fridays, A group of civilian WWII docents share their stories in an informal setting at the Visitor Center.  Here is your chance to ask the experts about life and work in the Richmond Shipyards.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    “Of Lost Conversations” (First Come – First Served Seating*)

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, July 22, 2017

    Park Ranger Betty Soskin discusses her experience as a young African American woman during WWII.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    “Of Lost Conversations” (First Come – First Served Seating*)

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Tuesday, July 25, 2017

    Park Ranger Betty Soskin discusses her experience as a young African American woman during WWII.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    “Of Lost Conversations” (First Come – First Served Seating*)

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, July 27, 2017

    Park Ranger Betty Soskin discusses her experience as a young African American woman during WWII.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    9th Annual Home Front Film Festival

    • Time: 7:00 PM
    • Location: Red Oak Victory Ship
    • Fees: $10 donation suggested
    Thursday, July 27, 2017

    9th Annual Home Front Film Festival. Click for more information on films: "Casablanca" and "Gentleman Jim".

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Blossoms and Thorns

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, July 27, 2017

    A docent from the Japanese American Citizens’ League screens the documentary, Blossoms and Thorns, about Richmond’s pre-and post-war community of flower growers and nursery owners, and shares from their experiences in a WWII internment camp.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Rosie Meet and Greet

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM,1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, July 28, 2017

    Most Fridays, A group of civilian WWII docents share their stories in an informal setting at the Visitor Center.  Here is your chance to ask the experts about life and work in the Richmond Shipyards.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    “Of Lost Conversations” (First Come – First Served Seating*)

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, July 29, 2017

    Park Ranger Betty Soskin discusses her experience as a young African American woman during WWII.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Henry J. Kaiser: “Build Em' by the Mile and Cut Em' off by the Yard”

    • Time: 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, July 29, 2017

    Join author Steve Gilford for a 60 minute presentation about the extraordinary life of ship builder Henry J. Kaiser, an industrialist who was a loyal friend to (organized) labor.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Rosie the Riveter Memorial – A Closer Look

    • Time: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Marina Bay Park
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, July 30, 2017

    Drop by Marina Bay Park (Melville Square) to visit the Rosie the Riveter Memorial—a very thoughtful public art sculpture of a World War II cargo ship under construction along a 450-foot timeline.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    “Of Lost Conversations” (First Come – First Served Seating*)

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Tuesday, August 1, 2017

    Ranger Betty Soskin discusses her experience as a young African American woman during WWII.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    “Of Lost Conversations” (First Come – First Served Seating*)

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, August 3, 2017

    Ranger Betty Soskin discusses her experience as a young African American woman during WWII.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Blossoms and Thorns

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, August 3, 2017

    A docent from the Japanese American Citizens’ League screens the documentary, Blossoms and Thorns, about Richmond’s pre-and post-war community of flower growers and nursery owners, and shares from their experiences in a WWII internment camp.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Rosie Meet and Greet

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM,1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, August 4, 2017

    A group of civilian WWII docents share their stories in an informal setting at the Visitor Center. Here is your chance to ask the experts about life and work in the Richmond Shipyards.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    “Of Lost Conversations” (First Come – First Served Seating*)

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, August 5, 2017

    Ranger Betty Soskin discusses her experience as a young African American woman during WWII.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    “Of Lost Conversations” (First Come – First Served Seating*)

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Tuesday, August 8, 2017

    Ranger Betty Soskin discusses her experience as a young African American woman during WWII.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    “Of Lost Conversations” (First Come – First Served Seating*)

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, August 10, 2017

    Ranger Betty Soskin discusses her experience as a young African American woman during WWII.

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    9th Annual Home Front Film Festival

    • Time: 7:00 PM
    • Location: Red Oak Victory
    • Fees: $10 suggested donation
    Thursday, August 10, 2017

    9th Annual Home Front Film Festival. Click for more information on films: "The Fighting SeaBees" and "Objective Burma".

    View Details
  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Blossoms and Thorns

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, August 10, 2017

    A docent from the Japanese American Citizens’ League screens the documentary, Blossoms and Thorns, about Richmond’s pre-and post-war community of flower growers and nursery owners, and shares from their experiences in a WWII internment camp.

    View Details

Last updated: April 20, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1414 Harbour Way South, Suite 3000
Richmond, CA 94804

Phone:

(510) 232-5050

Contact Us