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Annex E: Suggested Commemorative Activities and Projects

The following is a list of suggested commemorative activities: 

1.  Develop educational programs and commemorative activities that provide military and civilian communities with an appreciation and clear understanding of the Lewis and Clark Expedition throughout the commemorative period.

2.  Encourage the participation of posts, stations, and units in the Commemorative activities at the community level, including the addition of commemorative content to existing programs (e.g., Adopt-A-School Program or Programs of Excellence).

3.  Plan, conduct, and coordinate a guest speaker program to include a speakers bureau and appearances at various public and media forums.

4.  Produce and publish local fact sheets, Command pamphlets, brochures, and other appropriate educational, historical and commemorative products for distribution, including (affiliated civilian communities and other organizations).

5.  Conduct commemorative events such as band concerts, exhibitions, retreats/parades, and integrate a Lewis and Clark Commemorative theme into standing events, displays, and observances (e.g., Sunset Parade, museum and installation tours and exhibits, symposia, receptions, Armed Forces Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Veterans Day, including significant Commemoration dates established by the Bicentennial Council).

6.  Teach Lewis and Clark values and themes at unit level leadership and professional development classes.

7.  Sponsor commemorative activities, at various command levels, such as luncheons, receptions, conferences, and symposia to commemorate the Expedition. 

8.  Include Lewis and Clark Commemorative themes and content in ceremonies, reviews and other military events.

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