College Station, TX (PRWEB) February 24, 2012
The George Bush Presidential Library and Museum celebrates Black History Month with the Storytelling and Distance Learning Programs: “Forgotten Heroes - The Buffalo Soldiers” Feb. 28 at the George Bush Presidential Library Center at Texas A&M University.
This program depicts the rich history of the Buffalo Soldiers through authentic stories, artifacts and music. The "Texas Story" is an important historical record of the 9th Cavalry and 24th and 25th Infantry.
The Bush Library and Museum Education Department and the Bush Library and Museum Storytellers Guild will host this historical storytelling program live and via distance learning.
Two free programs are offered Feb. 28 from 10:30-11:30 a.m. and noon to 1 p.m. at the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center’s Frymire Auditorium.
For distance learning and videoconference, register at http://dl.esc6.net. Spots are still available to participate in both the live audience and via distance learning. For more information or to make reservations, please email Bush.Education(at)nara(dot)gov or call 979-691-4006.
Download a program flyer at http://bit.ly/xB1s0h.
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 is a leading research institution, popular area tourist attraction and proud community partner. The museum tells the story of the life and times of George Bush, 41st President of the United States, with emphasis on family, leadership, public service and civic literacy. For more information visit the Bush Library and Museum website at bushlibrary.tamu.edu.