The City of Camarillo will host a panel discussion titled “The Vietnam War: What It Means for Us Today” on Saturday, February 10, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The panel discussion will take place at the Rancho Campana High School Performing Arts Center, located at 4235 Mar Vista Drive. Doors open at 9:30 a.m., and seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. The event is free and open to the public.
The discussion will be moderated by KVTA radio host Lyn Fairly. Confirmed panelists include P. Scott Corbett, PhD, CSU Channel Islands History Lecturer; Larry Hawley, local Vietnam veteran; Janet Richards, Vietnam veteran and former military nurse; and Captain Charlie Plumb, USN, (Ret.), former six-year Prisoner of War in Vietnam. The program includes an audience Q&A period. Refreshments will be served after the program, and panelists will be available for follow-on conversations.
The City of Camarillo is a Commemorative Partner in the Department of Defense Vietnam War 50th Commemoration program, and this event is the fifth in a series of six events to honor Camarillo-area veterans who served during the Vietnam War period. For more information, please contact Kathy Talley at (805) 388-5312 or [email protected], or visit www.cityofcamarillo.org.