Speakers & Programs

September – November 2014

Sep
24
Wed
Meet Seth Davis @ Nixon Library
Sep 24 @ 7:00 PM

SethDavisLECTURE AND BOOK SIGNING

Author of Wooden: A Coach’s Life

Writer for Sports Illustrated and in-studio sports analyst for CBS, Seth Davis comes to discuss and sign his new book, Wooden: A Coach’s Life, a provocative biography of legendary UCLA head coach John Wooden.

FREE EVENT ADMISSION

If you are unable to attend, but want signed copies of Wooden: A Coach’s Life, click here to order and we’ll ship the day after his appearance.

Oct
16
Thu
Nixon Legacy Forum: Vietnam and the Paris Peace Accords @ William G. McGowan Theater, National Archives
Oct 16 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

1631-3 copyOn January 23, 1973, President Nixon announced that Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and Le Duc Tho, the chief North Vietnamese negotiator, had initialed a peace agreement in Paris “to end the war and bring peace with honor in Vietnam and Southeast Asia.”

The panel features former members of the National Security staff, who will examine the chronology, key players, and impact of the Paris Peace Accords.

Panelists include Winston Lord, John Negroponte and Dick Smyser, and will be moderated by Fox News National Security Analyst, KT McFarland.

This forum will be held at the William G. McGowan Theater at the National Archives in Washington, DC.

Oct
19
Sun
Meet Dr. Ben Carson @ Nixon Library
Oct 19 @ 12:00 PM

Ben Carson_hsWorld-renowned Johns Hopkins University neurosurgeon, Dr. Ben Carson has risen as a national voice on healthcare reform and other issues which will shape the future of America.

He will introduce his new book, One Nation: What We Can All Do to Save America’s Future.

This is a book signing, with introductory remarks and Q&A. Admission by ticket only.

If you are unable to attend, but want to order signed copies of One Nation, click here to order and we’ll ship the day after his appearance.

Oct
20
Mon
Meet Newt and Mrs. Gingrich
Oct 20 @ 7:00 PM

Callista-Newt-GingrichMidterm Election Lecture and Book Signing with Speaker and Mrs. Gingrich

Two weeks before the crucial November elections, Speaker Gingrich will give his expert predictions on the 2014 midterms, followed by a book signing with his wife Callista.

Callista Gingrich will be signing the latest book in her New York Times best selling series featuring Ellis the Elephant, From Sea to Shining Sea. Speaker Gingrich will be signing copies of his latest book, Breakout.

Don’t miss this lively and timely discussion with one of America’s most brilliant political minds on the eve of a pivotal Election Day.

Nov
11
Tue
Commemorate Veterans Day @ Nixon Library
Nov 11 @ 10:00 AM

Vets DayA patriotic celebration to honor all veterans who have served our nation.

Join us for a patriotic program in the East Room featuring a formal Presentation of the Colors, performances by the Villa Park High School Jazz Ensemble and Orange High School Concert Choir.

Nov
12
Wed
Nixon Legacy Forum: The Opening to China @ William G. McGowan Theater, National Archives
Nov 12 @ 10:00 AM

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President Nixon’s opening to China, including his historic 1972 visit, was the public result of a series of sensitive diplomatic initiatives.

The panel features former members of the National Security Council staff discussing their behind-the-scenes efforts, as well as the ramifications for the United States and its allies.

Panelists include Jonathan Howe, Winston Lord, Nicholas Platt and Richard Solomon, and will be moderated by Fox News National Security Analyst, KT McFarland.

This forum will be held at the William G. McGowan Theater at the National Archives in Washington, DC.