Archive

Loading Events

Past Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

March 2021

Virtual Book Club: All the Light We Cannot See

March 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Livestream

Join the National D-Day Memorial for a discussion of All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr. Free program through YouTube or Facebook Live. A recording will be available on both afterward.  

Find out more »

Virtual Lunchbox Lecture: Angels of the Air

March 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Livestream

During World War II, 31 medical air evacuation squadrons helped tend to over one million servicemen between 1943-1945, a remarkable feat given that air evacuation was a relatively new concept at the start of the war.  Providing comfort and care to those patients were 500…

Find out more »

Student Livestream: We Can Do It! Women in World War II

March 19
Livestream

When thinking of women in WWII, usually Rosie the Riveter is the first that comes to mind. However, women served in many different roles during the war– in both the military and in factories. In this program, learn about the roles of women in WWII…

Find out more »

Used Book Sale – Exclusive Shopping Day for Society Members and Volunteers

March 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bobbie G. Johnson Pavilion National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States

Exclusive Shopping Day for D-Day Society, Overlord Society, and Memorial volunteers Shop thousands of titles on World War II, military history, period fiction, biographies, and more! Military model kits also available. Prices start at $3, with nothing over $25  

Find out more »

Used Book Sale Day 1

March 26 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Bobbie G. Johnson Pavilion National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States

Shop thousands of titles on World War II, military history, period fiction, biographies, and more! Military model kits also available. Prices start at $3, with nothing over $25 Free admission to sale while shopping (does not include Memorial admission or tour)

Find out more »

Virtual Scout Day

March 27 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Livestream

As we continue to follow state and national guidelines related to COVID-19 and with a desire to keep your children safe, the National D-Day Memorial Foundation will transition Scout Day 2021 to a virtual event. For information on the badge programs and to register, visit…

Find out more »

Used Book Sale Day 2

March 27 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Bobbie G. Johnson Pavilion National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States

Shop thousands of titles on World War II, military history, period fiction, biographies, and more! Military model kits also available. Prices start at $3, with nothing over $25 Free admission to sale while shopping (does not include Memorial admission or tour)

Find out more »

Used Book Sale Day 3

March 28 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Bobbie G. Johnson Pavilion National D-Day Memorial, 3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States
+ Google Map

Shop thousands of titles on World War II, military history, period fiction, biographies, and more! Military model kits also available. Prices start at $3, with nothing over $25 Free admission to sale while shopping (does not include Memorial admission or tour)  

Find out more »

April 2021

Virtual Lunchbox Lecture: A Brit’s View of Patton

April 1 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Livestream

Join Martin Fisher, son of a D-Day veteran in the Royal Navy, as he examines the role of George C. Patton from the perspective of a British-born admirer. Watch on YouTube or Facebook Live.

Find out more »

Virtual Lunchbox Lecture: The Grave Registration, from its origin to D-Day and the battle of Normandy

April 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Livestream

Live from Normandy, France, historian and tour guide, Florent Plana discusses the lesser-known unit, the Grave Registration. Learn how this unique group originated and the unit’s evolution until its time in Normandy during WWII. Having interviewed more than 850 WWII veterans, Florent will share one…

Find out more »
+ Export Events