November 12, 2018, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Join the Framingham History Center for free family activities and programming to commemorate the centennial anniversary of the Armistice that ended the First World War on Nov. 11, 1918.
11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. - Children’s stories and crafts
Children will enjoy hearing stories about popular fictitious and real animals created during the WWI era (Winnie the Pooh, Rin Tin Tin, etc). Stories will be followed by special crafts designed for all ages.
2:00-2:45 p.m. - Ray Brooks - Framingham’s Flying Ace
Historian Kevin Swope will present the larger than life story of this legendary pilot. Brooks’ bravery and skill earned him and his biplane a place of honor at the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum.
11:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. - An American Town in WWI
An exhibition featuring seven local men and women whose stories speak to the larger forces of the “war to end all wars...”
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