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USS Silversides Museum

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1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
231-755-1230 http://silversidesmuseum.org/

February 2019

Manufacturing Victory: The Arsenal of Democracy

February 25, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
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One event on March 4, 2019 at 6:00 pm

USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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The "Arsenal of Democracy" was a slogan used by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt, in a radio broadcast delivered on December 29, 1940. The phrase was used to arouse popular support for aiding nations in the war prior to the US entry into WWII and continued until the end of the war. During that time, the US provided the Allies with millions of rounds of ammunition, as well as weapons, trucks, tanks and ships. The Americans who worked in countless…

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April 2019

Manufacturing Victory: The Arsenal of Democracy

April 8, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until May 6, 2019

USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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The "Arsenal of Democracy" was a slogan used by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt, in a radio broadcast delivered on December 29, 1940. The phrase was used to arouse popular support for aiding nations in the war prior to the US entry into WWII and continued until the end of the war. During that time, the US provided the Allies with millions of rounds of ammunition, as well as weapons, trucks, tanks and ships. The Americans who worked in countless…

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May 2019

Manufacturing Victory: The Arsenal of Democracy

May 6, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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The USS Silversides Submarine Museum Lecture Series “Manufacturing Victory: The Arsenal of Democracy,” concludes in May with one last lecture, May 6 at 6:00pm. “The Cost of Manufacturing for WWII,” presented by George  Maniates is the Grand Finale of this winter’s lecture series which features a temporary exhibit from The National WWII Museum of New Orleans entitled Manufacturing Victory: The Arsenal of Democracy.  This exhibit tells the inspiring story of the Home Front effort that produced tanks, planes, ships and…

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June 2019

Operation Rumination: Reading & Book Signing

June 10, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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Monday, June 10 from 6:00pm – 8:00pm, come to the USS Silversides Submarine Museum as author and radio host, Rick Vuyst, signs his new book, “Operation Rumination!” For more information call 231-755-1230.

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July 2019

Film at the USS Silversides Submarine Museum: The 11th Order

July 5, 2019 @ 6:30 pm
USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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On Friday, July 5 the story of Lance Corporal Jordan Haerter and Corporal Jonathan Yale as depicted in “The 11th Order” will be shown at the USS Silversides Submarine Museum. Their bravery and immediate heroic action cost them their lives but saved the lives of many at JSS Nasser in the heart of Ramadi, Iraq.  Following the video, there will be a Q&A with the filmmaker, Joshua DeFour, who is a Michigan Marine veteran himself.  Screening times are 6:30pm and…

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Summer Sunset Soiree

July 21, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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Sunday, July 21 from 6:30pm – 10:30pm, join Kuntry Cookin’ at the USS Silversides Submarine Museum for the Summer Sunset Soiree! This is a casual, outdoor event with food included with your entry fee.  Enjoy live music from Muskegon's own "Against the Grain," followed by the D.J. Yung on the 1s & 2s.  The cost is only $20 and tickets are available through Eventbrite.com!  For more information call (231) 788-8553.

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September 2019

USS Silversides Submarine Museum Fall Lecture & Film Series

September 9, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until November 4, 2019

USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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Lectures will be presented every Monday beginning September 9 at 6:00pm. The cost is $5.00 per person per lecture or FREE with your USS Silversides Submarine Museum membership.  In addition to the lectures, for one week prior to each lecture, they will be showing a film on a related subject. Movies will be shown daily at 1:00pm.  The cost to attend the movie is included with your $6 admission ticket to the museum.  Admission to the museum is also FREE…

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USS Silversides Submarine Museum Fall Lecture & Film Series

September 16, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until November 4, 2019

USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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Lectures will be presented every Monday beginning September 9 at 6:00pm. The cost is $5.00 per person per lecture or FREE with your USS Silversides Submarine Museum membership.  In addition to the lectures, for one week prior to each lecture, they will be showing a film on a related subject. Movies will be shown daily at 1:00pm.  The cost to attend the movie is included with your $6 admission ticket to the museum.  Admission to the museum is also FREE…

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USS Silversides Submarine Museum Fall Lecture & Film Series

September 23, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until November 4, 2019

USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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Lectures will be presented every Monday beginning September 9 at 6:00pm. The cost is $5.00 per person per lecture or FREE with your USS Silversides Submarine Museum membership.  In addition to the lectures, for one week prior to each lecture, they will be showing a film on a related subject. Movies will be shown daily at 1:00pm.  The cost to attend the movie is included with your $6 admission ticket to the museum.  Admission to the museum is also FREE…

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USS Silversides Submarine Museum Fall Lecture & Film Series

September 30, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until November 4, 2019

USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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Lectures will be presented every Monday beginning September 9 at 6:00pm. The cost is $5.00 per person per lecture or FREE with your USS Silversides Submarine Museum membership.  In addition to the lectures, for one week prior to each lecture, they will be showing a film on a related subject. Movies will be shown daily at 1:00pm.  The cost to attend the movie is included with your $6 admission ticket to the museum.  Admission to the museum is also FREE…

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October 2019

USS Silversides Submarine Museum Fall Lecture & Film Series

October 7, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until November 4, 2019

USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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Lectures will be presented every Monday beginning September 9 at 6:00pm. The cost is $5.00 per person per lecture or FREE with your USS Silversides Submarine Museum membership.  In addition to the lectures, for one week prior to each lecture, they will be showing a film on a related subject. Movies will be shown daily at 1:00pm.  The cost to attend the movie is included with your $6 admission ticket to the museum.  Admission to the museum is also FREE…

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USS Silversides Submarine Museum Fall Lecture & Film Series

October 14, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until November 4, 2019

USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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Lectures will be presented every Monday beginning September 9 at 6:00pm. The cost is $5.00 per person per lecture or FREE with your USS Silversides Submarine Museum membership.  In addition to the lectures, for one week prior to each lecture, they will be showing a film on a related subject. Movies will be shown daily at 1:00pm.  The cost to attend the movie is included with your $6 admission ticket to the museum.  Admission to the museum is also FREE…

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USS Silversides Submarine Museum Fall Lecture & Film Series

October 21, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until November 4, 2019

USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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Lectures will be presented every Monday beginning September 9 at 6:00pm. The cost is $5.00 per person per lecture or FREE with your USS Silversides Submarine Museum membership.  In addition to the lectures, for one week prior to each lecture, they will be showing a film on a related subject. Movies will be shown daily at 1:00pm.  The cost to attend the movie is included with your $6 admission ticket to the museum.  Admission to the museum is also FREE…

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USS Silversides Submarine Museum Fall Lecture & Film Series

October 28, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until November 4, 2019

USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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Lectures will be presented every Monday beginning September 9 at 6:00pm. The cost is $5.00 per person per lecture or FREE with your USS Silversides Submarine Museum membership.  In addition to the lectures, for one week prior to each lecture, they will be showing a film on a related subject. Movies will be shown daily at 1:00pm.  The cost to attend the movie is included with your $6 admission ticket to the museum.  Admission to the museum is also FREE…

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November 2019

USS Silversides Submarine Museum Fall Lecture & Film Series

November 4, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until November 4, 2019

USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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Lectures will be presented every Monday beginning September 9 at 6:00pm. The cost is $5.00 per person per lecture or FREE with your USS Silversides Submarine Museum membership.  In addition to the lectures, for one week prior to each lecture, they will be showing a film on a related subject. Movies will be shown daily at 1:00pm.  The cost to attend the movie is included with your $6 admission ticket to the museum.  Admission to the museum is also FREE…

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Flag Retirement Ceremony

November 8, 2019 @ 11:00 am
USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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Saturday, November 8 at 11:00am, the USS Silversides Submarine Museum will be having a Flag Retirement Ceremony. The Flag of the United States of America is a symbol of freedom and liberty which many of us fly at our homes, our businesses and in our communities.  Over time, though, a flag may become faded, torn or shredded.  When the flag we love and cherish has served its useful purpose, it should be destroyed, preferably by burning.  On Friday, November 8,…

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Honor Your Veteran with a Tribute Flag from the USS Silversides

November 11, 2019
USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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From Monday, November 11 – New Year’s Day, the USS Silversides Submarine Museum is offering Tribute Flags to memorialize your Veteran for the Holiday Season. For more information call 231-755-1230.

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Those Who Cared for Those Who Served

November 11, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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Monday, November 11 at 7:00pm, come to the USS Silversides Submarine Museum for the opening of their new exhibit, “Those Who Cared for Those Who Served.” The museum will honor those corpsman, chaplains and the medical services in all branches of the military who provided support to those served.  This is a group which often goes unrecognized.  The USS Silversides Museum is honored to highlight those who cared for those who served.  For more information call 231-755-1230.

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85th Anniversary of the Wreck of the Henry Cort

November 18, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St.
Muskegon, MI 49441 United States
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Monday, November 18 at 6:00pm, the USS Silversides Submarine Museum will be commemorating the 85th anniversary of the Wreck of the Henry Cort. The Henry Cort ended her days wrecked on the north side of the Muskegon channel break wall in Muskegon, Michigan on November 30, 1934. The 320-foot whaleback steamer hit the heavy stone breakwater after encountering a storm packing 45 mph winds. The incident showcased a dramatic rescue attempt by the U.S. Coast Guard. This event will be…

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