Woodbury County Courthouse Celebrates 100 Years
Post Date:03/21/2018 9:49 AM
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Tuesday, May 1 - Law Day: The Recommitment to the Next 100 Years of the Courthouse as a Place of Justice
|11:00 a.m.||Proclamation and Rededication of the Time Capsule
"Board of Supervisors and Remarks by Officials"
|12:00 p.m.||Lunch & Learn: Historic Architect Pete Franks
"The Value of the Historic Courthouse and the Uniqueness of the Magnificent Gem"
|1:30 p.m.||Presentation: USD's Dean of Law School Thomas Geu
"The Separation of Powers: A Framework for Freedom"
|3:00 p.m.||Presentation: Historic Cases - Retired Judge Michael Walsh
"100 Years of Justice in Woodbury County"
Wednesday, May 2 - Sculpting the Courthouse: Alphonso Iannelli
|12:00 p.m||Lunch & Learn: Matt Anderson, Curator of History
"Exhibit Tour of the Chicago Origins of the Courthouse"
|Sioux City Public Museum|
Kenny Schmitz, Building Services Director
Norman Mahoney, Sioux City Brick & Tile
"Restoring Efforts of the Past for the Generations of the Future"
Thursday, May 3 - The People's Courthouse
|9:00 a.m.||Live Tours Start on the Hour (9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)||Courthouse Rotunda|
|10:00 a.m.||Unveiling of the Virtual Smartphone Tour|
Friday, May 4 - Kids' Day
|9:00 a.m.||Live Children's Tours on the Hour (9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)||Courthouse Rotunda|
|12:00 p.m.||Presentation of Essay Winners from Local Schools
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Saturday, May 5 - A Celebration of our Courthouse (Reservations Required)
|5:30 p.m.||Social Hour||Courthouse Rotunda|
|6:15 p.m.||Opening Remarks / Dinner|
|7:00 p.m.||Speaker Presentations
The official site for more information about the celebration along with facts about the courthouse may be found at https://woodburycountyiowa.gov/100