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May 2022

Stars and Stripes Forever Concert

May 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States

Featuring Jefferson Choral Society and The Let's Dance Band. Due to rain in the forecast for Friday, the concert is rescheduled for Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 7 PM. Advance tickets will be honored at that time.

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Memorial Day 2022 Commemoration

May 30 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States

Speaker Dave Carey, a retired Navy captain, Vietnam veteran, and former prisoner of war, will inspire us this Memorial Day.  Carey's aircraft was destroyed while flying a combat mission over North Vietnam and he spent the following five and a half years as a POW…

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June 2022

Ken Smith Artist Open House

June 4 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Electric Co Art, 207 E. Depot St.
Bedford, Virginia 24523
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Meet WWII Illustrator Ken Smith and view his work at the newly opened Electric Co Gallery.

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29th Division Band Concert

June 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States
Free

The 78th anniversary of D-Day commemoration events kick off with a free concert by the 29th Division Band on the Memorial's West Lawn. Free admission after 5PM. Concert starts at 6PM. Coolers welcome. No alcohol. No food beyond the lawn. Bring your own chair. No…

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78th Anniversary of D-Day Commemoration

June 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States

With keynote speaker, military historian Dr. John C. McManus. Book signing with McManus following the ceremony. Dedication of the Trailhead Entrance to the Ridgway-Deming Walking Trail. Special Music by the 29th Division Band. Living historians/displays. Wreath-laying Free admission until noon. Gates open at 10AM.

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World War II in Miniature

June 18 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States
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The Roanoke Valley chapter of the International Plastic Modelers Society will present "World War II in Miniature," a one-of-a-kind display featuring miniature World War II model planes, tanks, ships, jeeps, historic figures, and more. Vote for your favorite model for $1, with proceeds to benefit…

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World War II Day Camp: 1st-3rd Grades

June 20 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States
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The National D-Day Memorial's 2022 day camp is headed to Normandy! Join us at the Memorial as we explore the history and culture of northern France and learn what life was like for Normans before, during, and after World War II. Our team of educators…

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World War II Day Camp: 4th-6th Grades, Day 1

June 22 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States
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The National D-Day Memorial’s 2022 day camp is headed to Normandy! Join us at the Memorial as we explore the history and culture of northern France and learn what life was like for Normans before, during, and after World War II. Our team of educators…

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World War II Day Camp: 4th-6th Grades, Day 2

June 23 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States
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The National D-Day Memorial’s 2022 day camp is headed to Normandy! Join us at the Memorial as we explore the history and culture of northern France and learn what life was like for Normans before, during, and after World War II. Our team of educators…

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World War II Day Camp: 4th-6th Grades, Day 3

June 24 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States
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The National D-Day Memorial’s 2022 day camp is headed to Normandy! Join us at the Memorial as we explore the history and culture of northern France and learn what life was like for Normans before, during, and after World War II. Our team of educators…

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