Flashback: Washington Monument, Saturday, October 31, 2015

Halloween at WAMO!  What could be more fun?!

I have 2 choices today: volunteer on the National Mall, or sit at home and be a big slug. I have an hour to decide.  (Present-day note:  I decided to go in.) Continue reading


World War II Memorial, Friday, October 7, 2016

I took off of work on my birthday so I could volunteer at the World War II Memorial.  I would have loved to have been able to volunteer at WAMO, but it’s closed indefinitely so they can address the elevator issues, among other things.  So WWII it was.

For most of the day, it was just me.  There was a Ranger there when I arrived, but he was quickly off to do a tour.  I spent some time in the Memorial after he was finished with his tour, and then he was off to a class in the afternoon and it was my show for the rest of the day. Continue reading