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Events Calendar 2017

For more information about any of the events listed below please call the Museum at 319-643-5301 or email hoover.webmaster@nara.gov.

Programs held in the Figge (Hoover) Auditorium during regular business hours will be free with paid Museum admission.

C-SPAN'S American Presidents:
Life Portraits
May 13 - October 29, 2017
A presidential portrait exhibit created by C-SPAN. Portraits by Chas Fagan and biographical sketches and objects from all of the U.S. presidents.
Eastern Iowa Brass Band
May 29, 2017
2:00 pm
Free outdoor concert on the front lawn of the Hoover Museum by British style brass band. Bring your lawn chair.

Presidential Partnerships
A Conference
June 3, 2017

Herbert Hoover's Relationship with Wilson, Coolidge, Truman and Eisenhower. Speakers will include Timothy Walch, George H. Nash, Ross A. Kennedy and Lisa Payne Ossian. Contact the Hoover Presidential Foundation to register.
Presidential Reading Program
Children's Program
June 5, 10:00 am
Grades Pre-K-3, learn about the President, the White House and Presidential Pets and make crafts! Register here or email hoovertours@nara.gov
Smart About Presidents
Children's Program
June 22, 10:00 am
Grades 4-6. Guided tours of the American Presidents exhibit and play presidential games. Register here or email hoovertours@nara.gov

Eastern Iowa Brass Band
July 4, 2017
2:00 pm

Free concert and reading of the Declaration of Independence. Village Green, West Branch, IA
Presidential Reading Program
Children's Program
July 6, 10:00 am
Grades Pre-K-3, learn about the President, the White House and Presidential Pets and make crafts! Register here or email hoovertours@nara.gov
Smart About Presidents
Children's Program
July 13, 10:00 am
Grades 4-6. Guided tours of the American Presidents exhibit and play presidential games. Register here or email hoovertours@nara.gov
Author Talks
August 5, 2017
1:30 pm

Authors Christine Woodside, Libertarians on the Prairie, and David Davenport, Rugged Individualism, will present talks.

Laura Ingalls Wilder Remembered
Sept. 4, 2017

Storyteller Marie Tschopp will present, Mary Ingalls: The College Years.

Tales of the Sea
Nov. 18 - Jan. 7, 2018

An exhibit of Christmas trees.

West Branch, I-80 exit 254 The Museum is open from 9-5 daily, closed only on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Days. For more information please call (319) 643-5301.

 



Herbert Hoover Presidential Library-Museum
P.O. Box 488
210 Parkside Drive
West Branch, IA 52358 | 319-643-5301