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Lecture and Book Signing with Newt & Callista Gingrich
Tuesday, October 21, 2014

6:00 p.m. Lecture
7:00 p.m. Book Signing

Please join us on Tuesday, October 21st for a lecture by former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich, followed by a book signing. Speaker Gingrich will be signing Breakout: Pioneers of the Future, Prison Guards of the Past, and the Epic Battle That Will Decide America’s Fate and Callista Gingrich will be signing the latest book in her Ellis the Elephant series, From Sea to Shining Sea.

The lecture is free to attend; however reservations are recommended. Books must be purchased in the Reagan Library Museum Store to receive signature and can be pre-purchased during the ticket reservation process, click here to register.

Ellis the Elephant is back! In From Sea to Shining Sea, the fourth installment of this New York Times bestselling series, Ellis heads west into uncharted territory with Lewis and Clark and discovers a growing nation.

In Breakout, Speaker Gingrich explores how America is poised for one of the most spectacular leaps in human well-being in history. Pioneers of the future—innovators and entrepreneurs—are achieving breakthroughs in medicine, transportation, energy, education, and other fields that will make the world a dramatically different and better place. It is not between the Left and the Right, but between the past and the future.

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25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall
Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

“General Secretary Gorbachev, if you seek peace, if you seek prosperity for the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe, if you seek liberalization: Come here to this gate! Mr. Gorbachev, open this gate! Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall!” – Ronald Reagan, 1987

This November commemorates the 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall. The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation, in partnership with the Consul Generals of the Czech Republic, Hungary and the Republic of Poland, will be hosting an event to discuss why the Wall fell and what its end meant for nations on both sides of the Wall.

The program includes remarks by John O’Sullivan, author of “The President, the Pope, and the Prime Minister: Three Who Changed the World” and the current Director of the Danube Institute in Budapest. Mr. O’Sullivan was also Special Advisor and Speechwriter for Margaret Thatcher in the 1980s. Followed by his remarks, Mr. O’Sullivan will moderate a panel discussion with:

  • The Honorable Petr Gandalovic, Czech Ambassador to the United States
  • The Honorable Ferenc Kumin, Consul General of Hungary in New York
  • Mr. Adam Michnik, Polish Dissident, Politician, and Publisher of Gazeta Wyborcza

This event is free to attend, however reservations are strongly recommended. (Event registration is closed).

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Reagan Forum with Dr. Steven Hayward
Monday, October 27, 2014

11:00 a.m.

Fifty years ago, journalist David Broder described Ronald Reagan’s speech on behalf of presidential candidate Barry Goldwater as “the most successful political debut since William Jennings Bryan.” The speech, entitled “A Time for Choosing,” would echo in American politics for 50 years, defining a new approach to conservatism laced with a forward looking optimism rooted in the latent greatness of America.

Steven F. Hayward, the Ronald Reagan Professor of Public Policy at Pepperdine, will explore the impact of “the Speech” and its current relevance to American politics when he delivers the Reagan Forum at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library on Monday, October 27, 2014 at 11:00a.m. This lecture is free to attend; however, reservations are required. To reserve seats, click here.

Steven F. Hayward, is currently the Thomas Smith Distinguished Fellow at the John M. Ashbrook Center at Ashland University, where he directs the Ashbrook Center’s new program in political economy. For the last decade he was the F.K. Weyerhaeuser Fellow in Law and Economics at the American Enterprise Institute in Washington, D.C., and a Senior Fellow at the Pacific Research Institute in San Francisco.

Hayward writes daily on the popular, and frequently serves as a guest host for Bill Bennett’s national radio show “Morning in America” on the Salem Broadcasting Network. Hayward is the author of a two-volume narrative history of Ronald Reagan and his effect on American
political life, The Age of Reagan: The Fall of the Old Liberal Order, 1964-1980, and The Age of Reagan: The Conservative Counter-Revolution, 1980- 1989 (CrownForum books).

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Reagan Forum with Governor Rick Perry
Monday, October 27, 2014
6:00 p.m. Lecture
7:00 p.m. Dinner

Please join us on Monday, October 27 for a Reagan Forum featuring Texas Governor Rick Perry. Tickets to attend the event are $48 per person and include a buffet dinner following the lecture. Seats are currently sold out, to sign-up for the wait list, please click here.

As the state’s 47th and longest-serving governor, Rick Perry is the first Texas A&M graduate to occupy the Governor’s Mansion. Starting in the United States Air Force and continuing over two decades in elected office, Rick Perry has led a life of public service. Governor Perry’s administration has focused on creating a Texas of unlimited opportunity and prosperity by improving education, securing the border and increasing economic development.

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Veterans Day Commemoration
Tuesday, November 11, 2014

OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
PROGRAM: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

To honor the men and women who serve in the United States Armed Forces, the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library will be hosting its annual Veterans Day Event on Tuesday, November 11. The day’s activities include a flyover, live musical entertainment, a civil war encampment, a military vehicle display and a program honoring all branches of our military. The program, which begins at 11:00 a.m., includes an honor guard and remarks by Rear Admiral Russell Perriman, Reserve Deputy Commander, Chief of Staff, U.S. Pacific Fleet.

All Veterans Day activities are free for the public to attend; regular Museum admission rates apply to visit the exhibits, including Amazing Automobiles: The Ultimate Car Exhibit. Veterans with valid ID will receive free admission to the Museum on November 11. Active military members with valid ID are always free.

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