College Station, TX (PRWEB) November 06, 2012
In honor of Veterans Day and America’s heroes, the George Bush Presidential Library Center at Texas A&M is presenting several specials and programs for and about veterans.
On Veterans Day, Nov. 11, the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum will offer free admission to military retirees and veterans with ID or proof of service. Additionally, active-duty service members and up to five qualifying family members receive free admission year-round; for more information go to bushlibrary.tamu.edu/military. Veterans will also receive a 10 percent discount at the Museum Store on Nov. 11.
The George Bush Presidential Library Foundation will host Maj. Gen. John S. Cowings Nov. 14 at the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center. Cowings will discuss the role of minorities and ethnic groups in U.S. Military history. Free tickets are available for pick up at the Bush Library and Museum, The Eagle, KBTX and the Bryan-College Station Convention and Visitors Bureau. For more information go to georgebushfoundation.org.
The Bush Library and Museum offices and research room will be closed Nov. 12 in observance of the Veterans Day federal holiday, however, the museum will be open regular hours from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST.
The George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University is part of the National Archives and Records Administration’s Presidential Libraries network. The Bush Library and Museum preserves and makes available the records and artifacts of George H.W. Bush, 41st President of the United States. We promote civic literacy and increased historical understanding of our national experience, and foster a community of public service and volunteerism by offering rich educational and public programs, original museum exhibits and access to our archival holdings. For more information visit the Bush Library and Museum website at bushlibrary.tamu.edu.