- The Washington Times - Monday, May 28, 2007


10:55 a.m. — Attends a wreath-laying ceremony with his wife, first lady Laura Bush, at the Tomb of the Unknowns, Arlington National Cemetery. 11:15 a.m. — Delivers remarks at the Arlington National Cemetery Memorial Day Commemoration.


Federal holiday: No events listed.


Federal holiday: No events listed.


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


Not in session. Memorial Day recess. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.


Not in session. Memorial Day recess. The House next meets at 2 p.m. June 5. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.


GI film festival — all day The GI Film Festival holds its inaugural event. Events begin at 8 a.m.

Highlights — 8 a.m. — Director Mark Bussler participates in a screening and discussion of “World War I: American Legacy”

3:45 p.m. — Discussion with Ron Maxwell, director of “Gettysburg” and “Gods and Generals”

6:30 p.m. — Film screening of “Reveille: Spirit of One, Pride of Many”

Location: Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 703/597-6226.

Survivor seminar — 7 a.m. The Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors holds its annual National Military Survivor Seminar. Location: DoubleTree Hotel, 300 Army Navy Drive, Arlington. Contact: 202/588-8277.

Wreath-laying ceremony — 9:30 a.m. The Air Force Association holds a wreath-laying ceremony to commemorate Memorial Day. Location: Air Force Memorial, Arlington. Contact: 703/979-0674.

Memorial Day ceremony — 10:30 a.m. Arlington National Cemetery holds its Memorial Day ceremony, hosted by Maj. Gen. Guy Swan III, commanding general of the Army Military District of Washington and Joint Force Headquarters-National Capital Region.

Highlights — 10:30 a.m. — Marine Corps Band gives a prelude concert inside the Memorial Amphitheater

10:55 a.m. — President Bush and first lady Laura Bush participate in a wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns.

11:15 a.m. — President Bush delivers remarks at the remembrance ceremony, Memorial Amphitheater.

Location: Arlington National Cemetery. Contact: 703/607-8000.

Event — 1 p.m. The Vietnam Veterans Memorial holds a wreath-laying ceremony to commemorate Memorial Day. Location: Vietnam Veterans Memorial, the National Mall. Contact: 202/393-0090.

Event — 1 p.m. The U.S. Navy Memorial holds a wreath-laying ceremony and a concert, at 8 p.m., by the U.S. Navy Band to commemorate Memorial Day. Location: U.S. Navy Memorial, 701 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/737-2300.

National parade — 2 p.m. The American Veterans Center holds a national parade for Memorial Day. Location: Constitution Avenue and Seventh Street Northwest. Contact: 703/302-1012.

Event — 4 p.m. The Women’s Memorial holds an annual Memorial Day ceremony with formal military honors, a keynote address and personal tributes to departed comrades. Location: Arlington National Cemetery. Contact: 703/533-1155.

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