ART FOR ALL: THE GIFT OF GRATITUDE

Parents, teenagers and grandparents are invited to take inspiration from Vietnam: The Real War and explore the theme of gratitude during guided (on the hour) or self-guided tours of the exhibition.

Art activities and refreshments will be offered.

Free with museum admission.

Visitors are encouraged but not required to wear a mask.

Reflections on the Grant Wood Memorial Window​ Talk

FREE with Museum admission

Teri Van Dorston, assistant director at the Veterans Memorial Commission in Cedar Rapids discusses Grant Wood’s Veterans Memorial Window project for the Cedar Rapids Veterans Memorial Building.

FLAG RAISING AND OPENING RECEPTION

FREE with Museum admission

The Marine Corps League Color Guard of Dubuque will perform a flag raising ceremony, “Taps” and read the names of local veterans who lost their lives. Also featuring an artist talk by combat photographer Ron Testa at 2:30 PM.

Refreshments will be served.