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TIME: All Day

EVENT: NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES Institute of Medicine Board on Life Sciences, National Research Council Committee On The Framework For Evaluating The Safety Of Dietary Supplements holds a meeting.

DATE: September 26, 2002

LOCATION: National Academy of Sciences Building, 2100 C St. NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-334-2138


TIME: All Day

EVENT: DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY presents The Solar Decathlon Solar Village. the Solar Decathlon is made up of ten contests. But instead of focusing on athletic ability, the Solar Decathlon centers on energy: all of the ways in which we use energy in our daily lives--at work, at home, and at play.

AGENDA: This panel of architects and design professionals will judge each house on the overall aesthetics and the design integration of the technical features.

DATE: September 26, 2002

LOCATION: National Mall, between 4th and 7th Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-586-5806

WEB ADDRESS: doe.gov

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: NATIONAL ARCHIVES Friday Film presents War Comes to America, 1945. The seventh and final film in the War Department's "Why We Fight" series of orientation films (supervised by Frank Capra) is an overview of American history, with an emphasis on the events that forced us into conflict. Frank Capra's populist philosophy emerges strongly in this sensitive and loving portrait of the American people.

DATE: September 27, 2002

LOCATION: National Archives, 700 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC,

CONTACT: 202-501-5000

WEB ADDRESS: nara.gov

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: STATE DEPARTMENT presents a forum on The War on Global Terrorism featuring General Peter Pace is the Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. In this capacity, he is a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Nation's second highest-ranking military officer. General Pace is the sixth officer to hold the position and the first Marine.

DATE: September 27, 2002

LOCATION: State Department, The Loy Henderson Auditorium, 2201 C

Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Alan Lang, 202-647-0532

WEB ADDRESS: state.gov

TIME: 8 p.m.

EVENT: LIBRARY OF CONGRESS American Folklife Center's "Homegrown: The Music of America" series, holds a concert featuring Shirley Caesar, who was inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame in 2000, bringing her ensemble to the Library for a program of Gospel music.

DATE: September 27, 2002

LOCATION: Coolidge Auditorium, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-707-7544


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