April 6, 2017 will mark the centennial of the declaration of war by the United States. The National World War I Centennial Commission has been pushing for observances across the country, and they have made available resources on their website that can be easily accessed.
- The April 6 Centennial in YOUR State Guide (version 1.2)
- The April 6 Centennial in YOUR State December To-Do List
- April 6 in YOUR State: State Outreach Call PPT
- April 6 in YOUR State: State Outreach Call Recording
- Battle of the Somme Centenary Program
- Engage VSOs (Veterans Service Organizations) in YOUR State Handout
- Publishing Partners Guide
The material can be accessed here: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0ByWh94OVAOx3dlV6YnNncEJDZ3M
Any questions about the material can be directed to the commission here: SOCC@worldwar1centennial.org
Both they and us would appreciate information about any April 6th activities you plan. Thank you!