World War One Centennial Commemoration in City of Industry

11/11/2018 2:00 pm

Remember the 100th anniversary of the end of the War to End All Wars.

Experience a staged reading of R.C. Sherriff’s Journey’s End, a dramatic play that follows a group of British officers during a few heart-wrenching days in the trenches.

Listen to music of the era performed by The Roses of Picardy featuring vocals by Sheila Murphy-Nelson and commentary by Walter Nelson.

Enjoy refreshments and create a red paper poppy, an international symbol of remembrance for fallen soldiers.

Guests are encouraged to come in the fashions or Allied uniforms of 1918.

The event is free, but guests are encouraged to reserve their space at: https://eventgrid.com/Events/39124/the-end-of-the-great-war

Print a flier: http://www.homesteadmuseum.org/home/showdocument?id=5400