Category Archives: USA History

Auditions for Living History — January 5

Riley’s Farm is looking for dynamic actors and educators to join a talented cast of Living Historians for the Winter-Spring field trip season. Auditions are on Tuesday, January 5 at 9 AM and are located at Hawk’s Head Publick House, … Continue reading

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Tamale Festival (Indio) — December 6-7

The Indio International Tamale Festival is on Saturday and Sunday, December 6-7, 2014. It is held annually on the first full weekend each December.  Admission is free.  Free parking is available at the County’s Administration Building, Larson Justice Center on … Continue reading

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Meet William Bradford (Idyllwild) — November 25

William Bradford (portrayed by Logan Creighton) will be visiting on November 25, 2014 at 2pm.  This FREE event is offered at the Idyllwild Library, 54401 Village Center Drive, Idyllwild 92549. Mr. Bradford was born on March 19th, 1590 in Austerfield, … Continue reading

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Civil War Reenactment (Moorpark) — November 8-9

Civil War Reenactment will be held on open land near Moorpark College.  Parking is located at the college at 7075 Campus Road, Moorpark, CA 93021.  Please visit the Civil War Alliance for ticket information and more details. The following is … Continue reading

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Hemet Coin Club — Third Wednesday

Hemet Coin Club meets on third Wednesdays at noon in the Provident Bank Community Room at 1690 East Florida Avenue, Hemet. For more information, visit http://www.hemetcoinclub.com.  

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Convention of States Contest Finals — April 2-29

Convention of States Project Scholarship Contest needs your help.  The final round is April 2-29, 2014.   Please watch and vote for your favorite video here at https://www.facebook.com/conventionofstates/app_486254294756872 To learn more about the contest, visit http://conventionofstates.com/scholarship-contest, and here:   http://conventionofstates.com/scholarship-contest-final-round-begins-next-week To learn … Continue reading

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Constitution Association (Menifee) — First Saturday

The following is from http://constitutionassociation.yolasite.com: About Us The Constitution Association meets on the First Saturday of each month at Boston Billie’s at 26850 Cherry Hills Blvd, Menifee (951-679-1756) from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Our Work We meet for the … Continue reading

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The Presidential Thanksgiving Proclamation

The following is from Eric Buehrer: The Supreme Court recognizes the religious nature of Thanksgiving and finds nothing wrong with Congress and the President initiating it. In the case of Lynch v. Donnelly, the Court stated: “President Washington and his … Continue reading

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Gettysburg Address Challenge

The following is from http://www.learntheaddress.org: To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address, documentarian Ken Burns, along with numerous partners, has launched a national effort to encourage everyone in America to video record themselves reading or reciting the speech.The … Continue reading

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Abraham Lincoln (Redlands) — Oct 22-25

LifeTales production of Abraham Lincoln will be performed on Oct 22-25 at 9:15 and 11 am at 1135 North Church Street, Redlands, CA 92374 Tickets are $7. Call LifeHouse Theater at 909-335-3037 for reservations. For more information, visit http://www.lifehousetheater.com. * … Continue reading

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