12:00 noon-12:30pm - Unveiling Ceremony
Honor Guard of Olympia, Tumwater and Lacey Firefighters
America the Beautiful to be sung by Sara Flotree and accompanied by Olympia High School students Sarah Smith (violin), Belinda So (violin), Danzhu Zhou (piano)
-Welcome by artist Ross Matteson,
-Remarks by Col. Timothy Walker ret. (mult-Purple Heart recipient and patriot)
-Remarks by Stephen M. Langer, Ph.D (Olympia City Council Member and solution- focused clinical psychologist)
-Olympia High School students Sarah Smith (violin), Belinda So (violin), Danzhu Zhou (piano) perform a tribute to 9/11 titled New World by Michael McLean music will be introduced and directed by Charles Schooler(Olympia High School faculty)
-Sculpture Unveiling and multi-colored Dove Release
12:30pm - Harbor House open for viewing of sculpture
7:00 pm - 8:00pm Dan Walker and Shannon DeLong (guitar and vocal) perform
9:00pm - Harbor House closes for day
A short video presentation will be shown throughout the day in the Harbor House. It will honor event sponsors, as well as share information on Ross’ work including the story of The Structure of Love Is Indestructible. The subject, “Courage in Journalism” will be addressed in a video segment from Alice Musabende of Rwanda.
Local firefighters will be ushering from 11:00am-2:00pm.
Music DJ’d by McKane Cutler 12:30-2pm