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Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site


Saturday, February 4, 2023

Eleanor Roosevelt School
Saturday, Feb 4, 2023 11 AM to 3 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Eleanor Roosevelt School Celebrate Black History Month by learning the story and impact of the Eleanor Roosevelt School. We revisit President Roosevelt’s 1937 school dedication speech and the Fort Valley State University original disparity research. Come hear the plans to reopen the Eleanor Roosevelt School, presented at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. in the Memorial Museum. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
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Sunday, February 5, 2023

Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 5, 2023 9 AM to 4:45 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Super Museum Sunday To spotlight Georgia’s fascinating past, State Historic Sites are offering free admission on Sunday, February 5, 2023. Visitors can participate in one of our site specific scavenger hunts. In the museum one of our Park Rangers will display rarely seen artifacts "From the Archives of the Little White House." 706-655-5870.
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Saturday, February 11, 2023

Eleanor Roosevelt School
Saturday, Feb 11, 2023 11 AM to 3 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Eleanor Roosevelt School Celebrate Black History Month by learning the story and impact of the Eleanor Roosevelt School. We revisit President Roosevelt’s 1937 school dedication speech and the Fort Valley State University original disparity research. Come hear the plans to reopen the Eleanor Roosevelt School, presented at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. in the Memorial Museum. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
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Saturday, February 18, 2023

History of the Triple Nickels 555th PIR
Saturday, Feb 18, 2023 11 AM to 1 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
The "Triple Nickels" were America's first all African American parachute infantry platoon and America's first "smoke jumpers" The "Military Order of the Purple Heart" is composed of Military men and women who received the Purple Heart Medal for wounds suffered in combat. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
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Monday, February 20, 2023

Will I Be Remembered? FDR and TR will reflect on Presidents' Day
Monday, Feb 20, 2023 11 AM to 3 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Will I Be Remembered? FDR and TR will reflect on Presidents' Day FDR portrayer James Fowler and Teddy Roosevelt portrayer Dr. Joel Harris will reflect on their place in our nation's history. Two great Americans who follow the same career paths to become giants in American history. Performances will be at 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
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Presidents' Day Costume Contest for Children
Monday, Feb 20, 2023 3 PM to 4 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Calling Thomas Jefferson or Franklin D. Roosevelt or whoever is your favorite president. Come in costume and join the contest and have some fun. Prizes awarded. FDR and TR portrayers James Fowler and Dr. Joel Harris will pick the grand prize winner of the best looking president. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.

Saturday, February 25, 2023

Eleanor Roosevelt School
Saturday, Feb 25, 2023 11 AM to 3 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Eleanor Roosevelt School Celebrate Black History Month by learning the story and impact of the Eleanor Roosevelt School. We revisit President Roosevelt’s 1937 school dedication speech and the Fort Valley State University original disparity research. Come hear the plans to reopen the Eleanor Roosevelt School, presented at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. in the Memorial Museum. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
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Wednesday, April 12, 2023

78th Annual Ceremony for President Roosevelt
Wednesday, Apr 12, 2023 11 AM to 12:30 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
On April 12, 1945, President Franklin D. Roosevelt passed away in Georgia. To commemorate this, we will have a commencement speaker, military band and color guard. Free admission until 12:30 p.m., then $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
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Saturday, June 3, 2023

"Rosie The Riveter" Performance
Saturday, Jun 3, 2023 11 AM to 3 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
"Rosie The Riveter" Performance Actress/Storyteller Carol Cain will portray seven different "Rosie the Riveter's" in one special performance. Rosie represents the American women who worked during World War II producing munitions, planes, tanks and war supplies. Times: 11:00am, 1:00pm, and 2:00pm $9- $14. 706-655-5870.
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Saturday, June 10, 2023

D-Day 79th Anniversary Commemoration
Saturday, Jun 10, 2023 11 AM to 3 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
President Franklin D. Roosevelt portrayer James Fowler will brief the nation about D-Day followed by leading our nation in a prayer that took place on June 6, 1944 via radio. Performances 11:00, 1:00, and 2:00. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
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