- The Washington Times - Monday, November 11, 2002

11 a.m. Places a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington.

Federal holiday. No oral arguments are scheduled. Contact: 202/479-3211.

Not in session. Contact: Republican cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

Not in session. Contact: Republican cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

Fortune forum all day Fortune magazine holds its "Fortune Global Forum 2002."
Highlights 8:30 a.m. Concurrent sessions: "China CEO Round Table" and "The Arab Countries: Issues, Answers and Opportunities"
10 a.m.
CEO preparedness workshop
7 p.m.
Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld
Location: Ritz-Carlton Hotel, 1120 22nd St. NW. Contact: 202/452-7809.
Catholic bishops all day U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops holds its fall meeting. Topics include immigration, abortion, diocesan financial issues and a report on the work of the Ad Hoc Committee on Sexual Abuse. Location: Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey Ave. NW. Contact: 202/541-3201.
Veterans reunion all day Americal Division Veterans Association holds its 2002 national reunion for veterans of the Army's 23rd Infantry Division. Location: Doubletree Hotel, 300 Army-Navy Drive, Arlington. Contact: e-mail, [email protected]; www.americal.org/reun2002.shtml.
Energy systems all day Enerdynamics holds a training seminar, "Electric and Gas System Fundamentals." Location: Doubletree Hotel, 300 Army-Navy Drive, Arlington. Contact: 415/777-1007.
Health care industry all day The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants holds its national health care industry conference. Location: Grand Hyatt Hotel, 1000 H St. Contact: 201/938-3750 or 888/777-7077.
Vietnam memorial 8 a.m. Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund hosts the Vietnam Veterans Memorial 20th anniversary celebration.
Highlights 8 a.m. March down Constitution Avenue NW from Seventh to 17th streets
8:30 a.m.
Wreath-laying ceremony, Vietnam Veterans Memorial
1 p.m.
Annual ceremony, Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Maya Lin, memorial designer, and former Army Lt. Gen. Claudia Kennedy participate. Location: Vietnam Veterans Memorial, National Mall. Contact: 202/393-0090.
Global terrorism 9 a.m. U.S. Hindu Alliance holds a discussion on global terrorism. Topics include Muslim jihads, the political climate in Pakistan and the threat of terrorism. Location: National Press Club, Holeman Lounge, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 678/969-0054.
New members 10 a.m. Congress holds a news conference on new-member orientation. Participants include Rep. Bob Ney, Ohio Republican and House Administration Committee chairman. Location: House Radio/TV Gallery, U.S. Capitol. Contact: 202/225-6265.
Navy Memorial 11 a.m. The National Park Service hosts a wreath-laying ceremony at the Navy Memorial. Ceremony repeats at 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Location: U.S. Navy Memorial, Lone Sailor Statue, 701 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/737-2300.
Luncheon service noon Central Union Mission holds a luncheon service for homeless veterans living in the area. Location: Central Union Mission, 14th and R streets NW. Contact: 202/745-7118.
Science writers 12:30 p.m. The National Association of Science Writers and the High-Tech Committee hold a discussion, "Section 508 Content and Accessibility," on how Section 508 is affecting content development, writing and editorial issues on government Web sites. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW, Lisagor Room. Contact: 304/754-5077.
Climate change 12:30 p.m. The Johns Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies holds a discussion, "Looking Beyond Kyoto." Eliot Diringer of the Pew Center on Global Climate Change participates. Location: SAIS, Nitze Building, 1740 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Room 511. Contact: 202/663-5626.
Science work force 2:30 p.m. National Academies holds a summit to discuss the science and engineering work force. Participants include Marye Fox, North Carolina State University chancellor, and William A. Wolf, National Academy of Engineering president. Location: National Academies, lecture room, 2100 C St. NW. Contact: 202/334-2138.
Memorial ceremony 3 p.m. Military Order of the World Wars holds a remembrance ceremony honoring World War I hero Gen. John Pershing. Location: Arlington National Cemetery, Section 34, Arlington. Contact: 703/683-4911.
Mencken book 4 p.m. Cato Institute holds a book discussion, "The Skeptic: A Life of H.L. Mencken." Location: Cato Institute, F.A. Hayek Auditorium, 1000 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/789-5229; 202/842-0200, Ext. 800.
Women's memorial 4 p.m. The National Park Service hosts the Women's Memorial Veterans Day ceremony. Location: Women in Military Service to America Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington. Contact: 703/533-1155.
Bolivia president 6 p.m. Georgetown University Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service presents an address by the Gonzalo Sanchez de Lozada, president of Bolivia. Location: Georgetown University, Gaston Hall, 37th and O streets NW. Contact: 202/687-8338.
Middle East 6:30 p.m. The World Affairs Council and George Mason University hold a discussion on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and how it has affected three women, three faiths and one shared city. Location: George Mason University, Johnson Center, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax. Contact: 703/993-2088.

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