In addition to the special events listed below, JFK: The Last Speech has been broadcast on public television stations across the U.S.
Saturday, May 25
Presented by Ripton Historical Society
4 PM Ripton Community Church.
Robert Frost lived in Ripton during the summer for more than 40 years.
Friday, May 31
Presented by Amherst Class of 1964
2:30 PM Buckley Recital Hall, Arms Music Center, Amherst College.
4:00 PM Audience Discussion with Neil Bicknell, Roger Mills and Rabbi Peter Rubinstein.
Public welcome to attend.
Friday, & Saturday June 7 & 8
Vero Beach, Florida
Vero Beach Wine and Film Festival
Friday – 10:00 AM Vero Beach Museum of Art, 3001 Riverside Park Drive
Saturday – 2:00 PM The Deco Envy Theatre at the Vero Beach Heritage Center, 2140 14th Avenue, Vero Beach
Friday June 14
Ramsgate Film Festival
7:45 PM The Granville Theatre, Victoria Parade, Ramsgate
JFK:The Last Speech is featured in Ramsgate’s Opening Gala
Saturday June 15
Park City, Utah
Park City International Film Festival
12:00 PM Jim Santy Auditorium, 1255 Park Avenue, Park City
Wednesday June 19
Presented by the United States Embassy in Dublin
6:00 PM Wednesday at the Irish Film Institute
Thursday June 20
Presented by the United States Embassy in London
Saturday, June 22
Presented by The Beaconsfield Society
7:00 PM – The Fitzwilliams Center, Adjacent to St Mary & All Saints Church
Robert Frost and his family lived in Beaconsfield during 1912-1914.
Wednesday – Sunday Oct. 2 – 6
Mystic Film Festival
Friday – Sunday October 4 – 6
American Presidents Film Festival
“A nation reveals itself not only by the men it produces but also by the men it honors, the men it remembers.”
– President Kennedy at Amherst
May 2018 – John F. Kennedy Library & Museum, Boston
October 2018 – The Dairy Arts Center, Boulder, Colorado
October 2018 – “Rally the Vote” at The Flint Institute of the Arts
January, 2019 – Fenton, Michigan
February, 2019 – Scarsdale Forum, Scarsdale, New York
April 2019 – The Conference on World Affairs, Boulder, Colorado
April 2019 – Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida
“This project is motivated by the conviction that JFK’s words at Amherst are more important today than when he spoke to us.”
– Neil Bicknell, Executive Producer of JFK: The Last Speech and Co-Editor of the Book of the same name
UPCOMING BOOK SIGNINGS
May 11 – Barnes and Noble in Holyoke, Massachusetts
2 – 3 PM Barnes and Noble, 7 Holyoke Street, Holyoke, Masachusetts
Signing: Steve Downs and Smokey Stover
June 1 – Barnes and Noble in West Hartford, Connecticut
2 – 4 PM Blue Back Square Barnes and Noble, 60 Isham Rd, West Hartford, Connecticut
Signing: Doug Bray
June 15 – Barnes and Noble in Stockton, California
12 – 4 PM Weberstown Barnes and Noble 4950 Pacific Ave., Stockton, California
Signing: Bob Benedetti
June 15 – Barnes and Noble in Rochester Hills, Michigan
4 – 6 PM Barnes and Noble, 200 North Adams Road, Rochester Hills, Michigan
Signing: Ted Nelson and Jan Worth-Nelson
June 29 – Barnes and Noble in Roseville, California
1 – 3 PM Creekside Town Center, 1256 Galleria Boulevard, Roseville, ,California
Signing: Bob Benedetti
June 29 – Toadstool Bookshop in Keene, New Hampshire
11 AM on the corner of Main and Emerald Streets in Keene, NH
Signing: Bank Greene
July 6 – Barnes and Noble in Fair Lakes, Virginia
3 – 5 PM Barnes and Noble at 12193 Fair Lakes Promenade Drive, Fairfax Virginia
Signing: Ray Battocchi
September 28 – Barnes and Noble in Richmond, Virginia
3 PM Midlothian Barnes and Noble at Chesterfield Town Center,
11500 Midlothian Turnpike in Richmond, Virginia
Signing: Bank Greene
“My generation has the ability to help the next generation embody what I think Kennedy was trying to embody for us. And if we don’t do that, I think we will have missed an opportunity. “
– Rabbi Peter Rubinstein
PREVIOUS BOOK SIGNINGS AND EVENTS
November 2018 – Barnes and Noble in Boulder, Colorado
November 2018 – “Get Out The Vote” Program in Flint, Michigan
February 2019 – Barnes and Noble in Westminster, Colorado
April 2019 – Barnes and Noble in Glendale, Colorado
April 2019 – Barnes and Noble in Thornton, Colorado
May 2019 -Barnes and Noble in Aurora, Colorado
How You Can Help …
Introduce these materials to teachers in colleges, high schools and middle schools.
Utilize them in political science and leadership classes.
Bring AP English and History classes together to talk about the influence of President Kennedy and Robert Frost.
Share your lesson plans with us to be included in an online study guide.