Commemorate the 102nd birthday of America’s 37th President with a full day of special events at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum on Friday, January 9, 2015.
Admission to the Nixon Library is free and open to the public all day.
Schedule of events:
11 AM: Presidential Wreath Laying at the Memorial Site of Richard Nixon
-Laying of a memorial wreath sent from President Barack Obama
-Remarks by Commander of Navy Region Southwest, Rear Admiral Patrick J. Lorge
-Ceremonial musical performances by Navy Band Southwest
-Formal Presentation of the Colors
1 PM: Nixon Legacy Lecture with Stephen Hess
-Historian and Nixon biographer Stephen Hess will discuss his new book, The Professor and the President: Daniel Patrick Moynihan in the Nixon White House. Hess brings the unique perspective of working for both President Nixon and his top urban affairs advisor Daniel Patrick Moynihan to tell how the two men put partisan politics aside to bring reform to the federal government.
Stephen Hess will sign copies of his book following the lecture. If you are unable to attend, but want autographed copies of The Professor and the President, click here to order and we’ll ship the day after his appearance.
- When: Friday, January 9, 2015 from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
- Where: Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
18001 Yorba Linda Boulevard
Yorba Linda, California 92886