Events History

2016 
July 16, 2016
    Saturday, July 16, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Presentation: “Silent Voices of WWII: The Navajo Code Talkers’ Indispensable Secret Role in the Pacific Theater”

            • Part I, 10:00 a.m.—10:45 a.m.
                Part I explains the development of the Navajo Code and how the Code within a Code made
                it impossible to break.

            15-Minute Break, 10:45 a.m.—11:00 a.m.

            • Part II, 11:00 a.m.—12 noon
                Part II details how the U.S. Navy used the Navajo Code Talkers to push back the Japanese
                forces on Pacific islands—from Guadalcanal to Okinawa.

    Bradbury Science Museum
    1350 Central Avenue
    Los Alamos, NM 87544

    Contact: Science Museum Office
    505-667-4444
    web-bsm@lanl.gov
    Bradbury Science Museum

February 19, 2016
    Friday, February 19, 10:30a.m. – 12 noon Presentation: "Santa Fe Internment Camp (1942-1946)"

    OASIS classroom
    3301 Menaul Blvd. NE, Suite 18
    Albuquerque, NM 87107

    Small fee charged.

    Talks are sponsored by Amy Biehl High School with the support of the New Mexico Endowment for the Humanities Council and the Department of Cultural Affairs.

    Contact: OASIS office
    505-884-4529
    505-884.4942 FAX
    OASISABQ@oasisnet.org
    www.oasisnet.org


2015 
April 14 & 15, 2015
    Tuesday, April 14, 8:45a.m. — Presentation: "Navajo Code Talkers"
    Tuesday, April 14, 10:15a.m. — Presentation: "Manhattan Project & Japanese Resistance to Surrender"
    Wednesday, April 15, 8:45a.m. — Presentation: "Bataan / Internment Camp"

    Amy Biehl High School
    123 4th Street S.W.
    Albuquerque, NM 87112

    Talks are sponsored by Amy Biehl High School with the support of the New Mexico Endowment for the Humanities Council and the Department of Cultural Affairs.
    Contact: Jamie Roberts, 505.800.9811
June 25, 2015
9:30-11:30 AM

    WUULF Conference
    Presentation:
    "Navajo Code Talkers"

    Lower Pavilion
    Ghost Ranch, NM


July 13, 2015
Monday, 10:00 a.m.—10:45 a.m.
    New Mexico History Museum docents training
    Presentation:
    “Life in the Santa Fe Internment Camp during WWII”

    New Mexico History Museum
    113 Lincoln Avenue

    Santa Fe, NM 87504

    Contact: Rene Harris, Collections and Education Programs Manager
    505-476-5087
    505-476-5104 FAX

July 17, 2015
Friday, 3:00 p.m.
    Los Alamos ScienceFest—The Secret City Stories Unlocked
    Presentation:
    "Intro/Los Alamos and New Mexico Helped Shorten WWII"

    The Los Alamos ScienceFest is produced by Los Alamos MainStreet in partnership with many community organizations such as Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos Creative District, and Los Alamos County just to name a few. More than 200 volunteers and a core team of community leaders in science, history, marketing, education and the arts, along with a panel of advisors, organize the Festival.

    For more information about the 3-day event, visit: LosAlamosScienceFest.com

September 27–29, 2015
Tuesday 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
    Leadership America Conference
    Presentation:
    A Panel Conversation: "Leading Across Cultural Perils with Creativity and Mindfulness" with members of International Women's Forum of NM:

            The Honorable Petra Maes (Confirmed)
                Justice & Former Chief Justice, New Mexico Supreme Court
            Janet Green, LAmerica '95 (Confirmed)
                Justice & Former Chief Justice, New Mexico Supreme Court
            Veronica Gonzales (Invited)
                Justice & New Mexico Cabinet Secretary of Cultural Affairs
            Conversation Facilitator
            Nancy Bartlit, LAmerica '92 (Confirmed)
                Justice & Owner, Bartlit Enterprises, Author, Historian, former "Mayor"

    State Capitol of New Mexico Senate Chamber
    Corner of Old Santa Fe Trail and Paseo de Peralta
    Santa Fe, NM

November 3, 2015
Tuesday, 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
    OASIS classroom
    Presentation:
    "The Second Atomic Bomb: Was It Necessary?"

    OASIS classroom
    3301 Menaul Blvd. NE, Suite 18

    Albuquerque, NM 87107
    Small fee charged.

    Contact: OASIS office
    505-884-4529
    505-884.4942 FAX
    OASISABQ@oasisnet.org
    www.oasisnet.org


2014 
February 15, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM

    Manzanar National Historic Site, California
    "Annual Day of Remembrance"

    In conjunction with internee Bill Nishimura at 1:30 pm
    For more information, call 760-878-2194 ext. 3310 or visit our website at www.nps.gov/manz

March 22, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM- 5:00 PM
    Booth at the Santa Fe Jin Festival
    Japanese Culture: music, food, entertainment


March 31, 2014
Time: TBD

    Meadowlark Senior Center
    Albuquerque

    505-896-8321

April 17, 2014
Time: 7:00-8:00 PM

    Talk: "Glimpses of the Past"
    Fort Union National Park

    Las Vegas, NM
    505-896-8321

2013 
May 20, 2013
Time: 1:00-2:00 pm

    Kirkland Air Force Base
    Talk: “Santa Fe’s Mystery History: The Santa Fe Japanese American Internment Camp (1942-1946),
    in the shadow of Los Alamos”
    Asian Pacific Islanders Heritage Month

    Las Vegas, NM
    505-896-8321

May 25, 2013
Time: 7:00 pm

    Dinner Presentation
    Manuscript Society

    Santa Fe, NM

June 8, 2013
Time: 6:00 pm

    Fundraising Dinner for the Los Alamos Democratic Party
    Principal Speaker: State Auditor Hector Balderas
    Honoree: Nancy Bartlit, for her decades of community service

    DeColores Restaurant
    2470 East Rd.
    Los Alamos
    (505) 662-6285

July 4, 2013
Time TBA

    Presentation. Japanese American National Museum program
    Manuscript Society
    Seattle, WA

July 13, 2013>
10:00 am-5:00 pm

    John & Nancy Bartlit will be selling Silent Voices until Nancy speaks
    Bartlit speaks, 4:00 pm, Japanese Internment at Ft. Stanton, in Chavez Hall
    Honoree: Nancy Bartlit, for her decades of community service

    Militray Dance, 7:00 pm
    Ft. Stanton, Inc

2012 
Awards
April 15, 7:00p.m.

    Honored, Living Treasures, along with her husband John, Los alamos, NM

Lectures
April 16, 7:00p.m.

    Bookworks, Albuquerque, NM
April 21-22, 9:00a.m.
    National Conference on New Mexico Japanese American Internment, "Inside and Outside the Barbed Wire"
November 27, 11:45a.m.
    Rotary Club International, Los Alamos, NM

Teaching / Training
May 21, 10:30a.m.

    Docent training, Museum of International Folk Art, Santa Fe, NM

2011 
Awards NOT FINISHED YET
April 15, 7:00p.m.

    Honored, Living Treasures, along with her husband John, Los alamos, NM


Manzanar National Historic Site, California
"Annual Day of Remembrance"

In conjunction with internee Bill Nishimura at 1:30 pm
For more information, call 760-878-2194 ext. 3310 or visit our website at www.nps.gov/manz