SUNDAY, April 21: Closed Easter.

World War II in the Pacific: A Lecture Series

WWII U.S. Propaganda Poster

See World War II through the eyes of a military expert.


Join Dr. Stanley Carpenter, Professor of Strategy and Policy at the U.S. Naval War College, on Tuesdays at 7 p.m. for a lecture series on World War II in the Pacific—from the attack on Pearl Harbor to the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.


On September 11, experience Tora,Tora,Tora! Pearl Harbor and the Coming of War.


On September 18, witness Miracle at Midway: Turning the Tide.


On September 25, endure Palm Trees, Jungle, and Bugs! War in the South and Southwest Pacific.


On October 2, make the final push On to Japan: Island Hopping Across the Pacific.


On October 9, sit back for Dr. Carpenter’s World War II movie pick Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970). See the events that led to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor—told from both the American and Japanese sides.


Dr. Stanley Carpenter is a retired United States Naval Officer and an expert on British Military and Naval History.


This event is free and open to all. Drop in for a fun time.

Event Details

Program Time: 
07:00pm - 09:30pm
Room Reservation: 
Tue, 09/11/2018 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Tue, 09/18/2018 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Tue, 09/25/2018 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Tue, 10/02/2018 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Tue, 10/09/2018 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
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Event Location: 
Name of Organization: 
Warwick Public Library
Contact Name: 
Wil Gregersen
Contact Phone Number: 
(401) 739-5440, x9758
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