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November 14, 2011

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  Richmond Community Foundation 


Dear Tom Butt,
 maritime center
The Richmond Community Foundation is delighted to encourage your attendance at one of the upcoming public tours of the Maritime Center Interpretive Display. The tours are led by National Park Service staff members, and promise to be both informative and fun! Below, please find the tour information, as well as a link to our most recent NURVE News edition.

Thank you and we wish you a wonderful autumn season!


Richmond Community Foundation

NPS Tours of Maritime Center Interpretive Display!
Lucien Sonder, National Park Service Outreach Specialist, will lead two public tours of the NPS interpretive exhibit space at the historic Maritime Center on the following dates:

Wednesday, November 16, at 11 AM
Saturday, December 17, at 11 AM

Come and hear how the Maritime Center served children whose parents were working in the Kaiser Shipyards during the second World War. Learn about the preservation of the school building, and view original furniture and toys.
The tour will meet in front of the Maritime Center entrance at 1014 Florida Avenue, off Harbour Way S. The tours will last approximately 45 minutes to an hour, and they are intended for adult visitors.

For further information, contact the Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park: 510.232.5050 x6622 or lucien_sonder@nps.gov 
We hope to see you there!
Website: http://www.nps.gov/rori

NURVE News -- Fall Edition
Our fall edition of the quarterly NURVE News is now online! It will also be distributed through Nystrom area schools and community centers. Please download the newsletter from our website, by clicking here: RCF Community Initiatives page

Have something to contribute for the next edition? Let us know!



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