11 AM: Presidential Wreath Laying
Laying of a memorial wreath sent from President Barack Obama, remarks by Rear Admiral Patrick J. Lorge, Commander of Navy Region Southwest, ceremonial musical performances by Navy Band Southwest and a Formal Presentation of the Colors by the U.S. Navy.
1 PM: Nixon Legacy Lecture with Stephen Hess
Historian and Nixon biographer Stephen Hess will discuss his new book, The Professor and the President: Daniel Patrick Moynihan in the Nixon White House.
Hess brings the unique perspective of working for both President Nixon and his top urban affairs adviser Daniel Patrick Moynihan to tell how the two men put partisan politics aside to bring reform to the federal government.
Free RSVP here.
Stephen Hess will sign copies of his book following the lecture. If you are unable to attend, but want autographed copies of The Professor and the President, click here to order and the book will ship the day after his appearance.
The Richard Nixon Presidential Library is located at 18001 Yorba Linda Boulevard, in Yorba Linda.