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May 4, 2017
FRANCE IN THE WHITE HOUSE:
A Conversation on Historical Perspectives
May 10, 2017
Prospect Park, 9th St entrance,
CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION OF PROSPECT PARK LAFAYETTE STATUE
Symposium on French-American exchanges in history, decorative arts, culture, and more, with a luncheon featuring food from State Dinners and French wines associated with early U.S. Presidents.
Full program available at this link.
Organized by the White House Historical Association with the Embassy of France.
Tickets: $50. Available at this link.
Commemorates Unveiling by French Dignitaries During WWI
Join us for a wreath-laying ceremony featuring remarks by the Consul General of France, the Director of Art and Antiquities for the NYC Department of Parks and Recreation, and Laura Auricchio, author of The Marquis: Lafayette Reconsidered. Representatives from the Brooklyn Borough President's Office, Lafayette College, and the Prospect Park Alliance will be present and are expected to speak.
Organized by the American Friends of Lafayette. More information here.
Free and open to the public. Rain or shine.