july, 2017

fri14jul - 23sepjul 1410:00 amsep 23Courage and Compassion: Our Shared Story of the Japanese American WWII ExperienceNational debut of a traveling exhibition by Go For Broke National Education Center (GFBNEC) coming to the Willamette Heritage Center! (july 14) 10:00 am - (september 23) 5:00 pm Willamette Heritage Center

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Event Details

The Willamette Heritage Center is proud to be the location of the national debut of “Courage and Compassion: Our Shared Story of the Japanese American WWII Experience.” The exhibit, created by Go For Broke National Education Center (GFBNEC), will chronicle the story of the Japanese American experience during WWII, and feature local stories of bravery and tolerance from the Willamette Valley. The GFBNEC exhibit is funded in part by a 2016 grant administered by the National Park Service (NPS).

A special members-only exhibit reception will be held on Thursday, July 13th, from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. To become a WHC member, visit www.willametteheritage.org/membership/.

This project is funded, in part, by a grant from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Japanese American Confinement Site Grant Program.

Time

July 14 (Friday) 10:00 am - September 23 (Saturday) 5:00 pm

Venue

Willamette Heritage Center

1313 Mill St SE, Salem, OR 97301