WHO: The National Park Service, USS Iowa and Craneway Pavilion host a special event with a presentation by Faham Zakariaei of the San Francisco Giants and performances by Bay Area band Blame Sally and the Motley Q quartet. Also in attendance will be four real Rosie The Riveters - Betty Soskin, Marian Wynn, Marian Sousa and Priscialla Elder, who worked on the home front during WWII.
WHAT: A remembrance of Pearl Harbor and a special presentation. Announcements will include the official opening dates for The Rosie The Riveter WWII Home Front NHP Visitor Education Center located next to the Craneway Pavilion, and the USS Iowa BB-61 Museum. Both museums will officially open in 2012. An announcement from the San Francisco Giants on their plans to honor the Rosies will take place as well.
There will also be musical performances from the Motley Q quartet and Bay Area Americana band Blame Sally.
WHEN: On the 70th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor Day- Wednesday, December 7th at 9:45 AM - approximately the same time the first bomb was dropped on Pearl Harbor is when the presentation will take place. Breakfast will be served at the BoilerHouse Restaurant at the adjacent Craneway Pavilion from 7:45 to 9:15 AM.
WHERE: Breakfast will take place at the BoilerHouse Restaurant (1414 Harbour Way South). The presentation will take place on the deck of the USS Iowa BB-61 docked in Richmond Harbor.