Foster - Group psychology is applicable to any armed conflict. We expect soldiers to kill and be killed, but what about civilians and other non-combatants? In this talk Dr. Volkan will use the example of the Nazi "Einsatzgruppen" as an instance of how relatively ordinary people engaged in horrendous acts of cruelty. Psychological insight from the Milgram and the Stanford Prison experiment will demonstrate how easy it is to get humans to do things they wouldn't otherwise do.
Foster - An unorthodox and irreverent DJ begins to shake things up when he is assigned to the US Armed Services radio station in Vietnam.
Foster - Join local ukulele lovers as they strum together in the Topping Room.
Foster - Learn more about the various federal and state benefits and local resources available to veterans or their surviving family members in this free benefits presentation.
Foster (hosted offsite)
- Art Exhibit: "From Hell to Healing: The Art of Vietnam Vets.”
- Mayor Cheryl Heitmann opens the exhibit followed by a screening of a new documentary by Lorenzo DeStefano
- Hosted by Bell Arts Factory, 432 N. Ventura Ave.
- Distribution of free books to the first 75 people.
Foster - Join us as we celebrate the opening of the Veterans Resource Center at Foster Library.
Foster - Book Appetit hits the road with an insider’s look at this local treasure. Meet at the library and walk over to Spicetopia to explore downtown Ventura!
Come join a casual discussion of Tim O'brien's Vietnam War novel.
E. P. Foster Library Paws for Reading
- Due to the Holiday Weekend there will be no Paws for Reading