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  • 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 Education Center
    • Fees: Free
    Tuesday, April 25, 2017

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

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  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Richmond Bus Tour with a Park Ranger

    • Time: 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Visitor Education Center
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, April 26, 2017

    Hop aboard with a park ranger for an overview of the park sites located throughout the City of Richmond. A short tour of the Maritime Child Development Center is included. Space is limited. – RESERVATIONS REQUIRED – Call (510) 232-5050 x0

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  • 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 Education Center
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, April 27, 2017

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

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  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Blossoms and Thorns

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Education Center
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, April 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.

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  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Rosie Meet and Greet

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM,1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Education Center
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, April 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.

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  • 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 Education Center
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, April 29, 2017

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

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  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    (CANCELLED)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 Education Center
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, April 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.

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  • 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, May 2, 2017

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

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  • 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, May 4, 2017

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

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  • 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, May 4, 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.

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  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Rosie Meet and Greet

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM,1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, May 5, 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.

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  • 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, May 6, 2017

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

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  • 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, May 7, 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.

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  • 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 Center
    • Fees: Free
    Monday, May 8, 2017

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

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  • 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, May 9, 2017

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

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  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Richmond Bus Tour with a Park Ranger

    • Time: 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, May 10, 2017

    Hop aboard with a park ranger for an overview of the park sites located throughout the City of Richmond. A short tour of the Maritime Child Development Center is included. Space is limited. – RESERVATIONS REQUIRED – Call (510) 232-5050 x0

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  • 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, May 11, 2017

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

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  • 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, May 11, 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.

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  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Rosie Meet and Greet

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM,1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, May 12, 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.

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  • 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, May 13, 2017

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

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  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Art and Volunteerism Collide: San Francisco's AWVS Wartime Canteens

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 11:15 AM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 13, 2017

    Short introduction to the exhibit which features exhibit panels of the watercolors Antonio Sotomayor painted to trace Lottie’s efforts to create and organize the California’s first AWVS canteens.

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  • 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, May 16, 2017

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

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  • 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, May 18, 2017

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

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  • Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park

    Blossoms and Thorns

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM
    • Location: Visitor Education Center
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, May 18, 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 12:00 PM,1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, May 19, 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.

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  • 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, May 20, 2017

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

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  • 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, May 23, 2017

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

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  • 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, May 25, 2017

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

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  • 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, May 25, 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.

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1414 Harbour Way South, Suite 3000
Richmond, CA 94804

Phone:

(510) 232-5050

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