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  1. Eisenhower Exhibits Now Located in Presidential Library

    May 14, 2018 - June 30, 2019 @ Library 2nd Floor Gallery

    While the Eisenhower Presidential Museum undergoes a comprehensive redesign, the exhibits are located in the Presidential Library building. Visitors will see "The Eisenhower Story," with highlights of the life and times of Dwight D. Eisenhower from his boyhood in Abilene, Kansas, to his leadership development through both World Wars, and his two terms in the White House as the 34th President of the United States.

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Public Programs

  1. POSTPONED until September - Exhibit: Chaffee-Bradshaw Youth Art Exhibit

    July 20, 2018, 8:00 AM - August 2, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Library Lobby

    This exhibit has been rescheduled for September 7 - 20, 2018. For more than 25 years, the Chaffee-Bradshaw Summer Art Class has taught young artists to explore drawing, painting and a variety of other art techniques. In honor of President Eisenhower's love of painting, and in partnership with the Arts Council of Dickinson County, the students' works will be displayed in the beautiful marble lobby of the Eisenhower Presidential Library.

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  2. Bridge-Playing Class for Kids

    July 23, 2018, 9:30 AM - July 25, 2018, 11:30 AM @ Library Courtyard

    In partnership with the Abilene Contract Bridge League Club, the Eisenhower Foundation is pleased to offer this class to teach kids ages 9 and older the basics of card playing and introduce them to Bridge, one of Ike's favorite card games. Participants will meet in the Eisenhower Presidential Library conference room on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, July 23, 24, 25, from 9:30 - 11:30 AM each day. Class size is limited to 12 players. To register your child, or for more information, please email or call 785-263-6771.

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  3. White Glove Wednesday

    July 25, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Library Auditorium

    White Glove Wednesday programs are unique opportunities for the Eisenhower Presidential Museum curatorial staff to give visitors an exclusive chance to see and learn about rarely seen artifacts from the collection. The weekly programs will be held in the Library auditorium at 1:00 p.m. Learn something new about the Dwight D. Eisenhower era!

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