The 10th Anniversary of 9/11
The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and MilitaryConnection.com bring to our city the 6th Annual Simi Valley Freedom Walk on Sunday, September 11. Please join us as we remember the victims of September 11, and honor our troops who continue to fight for freedom. The program will include patriotic music, keynote remarks by New York Firefighter Lt. John McCole, who worked the rescue missions of 9-11, tributes to the military, law enforcement and the fire department, and an 1.8 mile walk (complimentary shuttles will return participants to their cars). This event is free to attend.
Also, from September 1 through September 30, the Regan Library will be collecting donations for U.S. Soldiers fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan in the Library's main lobby. Items by be unwrapped and in original packaging, including packets of trail mix, peanuts, gum, hard candy and beef jerky; snacks that are not heat sensitive and will not melt in hot temperatures, individual packets of lemonade or Crystal Light for water bottles; CDs and DVDs; used video games; AA batteries; stationery; and pre-paid phone cards. Only miniature hygiene items will be accepted.