The Wall That Heals Tour
April 8 - April 11
The Wall That Heals exhibit includes a three-quarter scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial along with a mobile Education Center. The traveling exhibit honors the more than three million Americans who served in the U.S. Armed Forces in the Vietnam War and it bears the names of the 58,279 men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice in Vietnam.
Oliver North will be speaking at The Wall That Heals Closing Ceremony on the 11th at 1:00 PM.
The Wall Volunteers Needed
The Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall is coming to New Bern. It will be open to the public April 8 – 11, 2021 in Lawson Creek Park 24 hours a day. We need volunteers to act as ambassadors, parking attendants, help with volunteer check-in and do other odd jobs and run errands. Please join us and help make this an event to remember. Sign up for one or more shifts by clicking on the link below and you will be contacted by a member of the Committee. All volunteers should attend a training session on Wednesday, April 7th at 6:00 PM.
There are two types of Traffic and Parking Control positions available: 1. Front Gate – this position requires minimal standing and walking, 2. Traffic/Parking Control – these positions require significant standing and walking. Visit www.thewallatnewbern.com if you are interested in volunteering.
American Legion Post 539 www.newbernpost539.com