|Exhibits in Grand Rapids|
|On display through November 3, 2019|
Extraordinary Circumstances: The Presidency of Gerald R. Ford
An exhibition of photography by President Gerald Ford's personal White House photographer, David Hume Kennerly, who personally selected each image, creating what he calls "a close-up portrait of President Ford's humanity." Special thanks to the exhibit sponsors: Frey Foundation and Bank of America.
|September 23 - November 3, 2019|
Explore a New Dimension in Contemporary Fiber Art
|Programs in Grand Rapids|
|Saturday, October 19, 2019
The Ford Presidential Museum is hosting a 3-hour class, taught by Master Quilter, Ann Loveless. During the class, you will make a 4” x 6” mosaic-like art quilt. It will involve fusible web and free-motion machine quilting. Participants will be creating an autumn woodland scene. Cost to attend is $20.00 per attendee. Reservations can be made at 616.254.0384 or email@example.com. The class will be limited to 25. If registration is over 25, we will put names on a wait list.
Monday, October 21, 2019
Presidential Character - THE X-FACTOR
As a presidential election looms, Michael Beschloss joins us for our Character and the Presidency series, sharing his wealth of knowledge on the qualities that create a president.This event is a co-sponsorship between the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library and Museum, Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation and Hauenstein Center for Presidential Studies. Reservations required. Click here to reserve your seat!
|Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Dawn of the Code War
Former Assistant Attorney General John P. Carlin takes us to the front lines of a global but little understood fight as the Justice Department and the FBI chases down hackers, online terrorist recruiters, and spies. Today, as our entire economy goes digital, from banking to manufacturing to transportation, the potential targets for our enemies multiply. This firsthand account is both a remarkable untold story and a warning of dangers yet to come. Click here to reserve your seat.