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Five for Friday
A Weekly Digest from the Bush Center
May 26, 2017
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Warrior Open To Partner with AT&T Byron Nelson
This past Monday marked the 2017 Warrior Open <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir
and a special announcement from President Bush (above with CBS Sports commentators Nick Faldo and Jim Nantz). Beginning in 2018, the Bush Centerâ€™s two-day Warrior Open golf tournament will be held immediately following the AT&T Byron Nelson.
The partnership will further spotlight the service, sacrifice, and resilience of post 9-11 warriors and their families and particularly the issues they face in making a successful transition to civilian life, including employment and addressing invisible wounds.
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ENGAGE | Bush Center Hosts Sold-Out Portraits of Courage Engage Event
On Monday, President Bush took the stage alongside a few of the warriors featured in his Portraits of Courage <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir
collection and a panel of experts for an Engage conversation focused on his artwork and veteran transition. The sold-out event at the Bush Center brought together more than 50 members of Team 43, who stood by their paintings in the special exhibit before the event to tell visitors about their stories.
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Visit | MEMORIAL DAY MARKS THE START OF BLUE STAR MUSEUMS PROGRAM
This summer the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum will again participate in the Blue Star Museums program, offering free admission to the Nationâ€™s active duty military personnel, including National Guard and Reserve, and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day 2017.
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Exclusive Event | Attend the Dallas Portraits of Courage Book Signing
Join us on Monday, June 5 for a Portraits of Courage book signing with President George W. Bush at the Bush Center in Dallas. A limited number of wristbands â€“ required for entry â€“ are still available for purchase online. Each wristband includes entry to the Portraits of Courage special exhibit and one signed copy of Portraits of Courage , with the opportunity to purchase one additional signed copy.
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WATCH | Laura Bush Foundation Making a Difference
Last week, while participating in the Texas Book Festival at Thomas Tolbert Elementary in Dallas, Mrs. Laura Bush announced that more than $ 930,000 is being distributed to 160 school libraries from 38 states through 2017 library grants <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir
from the Laura Bush Foundation for Americaâ€™s Libraries. Check out Mrs. Bushâ€™s interview with WFAA-TVâ€™s Good Morning Texas , where she talks about this exciting announcement and her love of reading.
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