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    Veteran Month Storyteller’s Showcase

    November 7, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Free

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    StorytellersX showcases the exemplary talents and ideas of some of our country’s brightest and most groundbreaking military Veterans.  Join us in celebrating their accomplishments by learning about these Veterans and becoming #VetInspired by their stories of leadership.

    • Shift the conversation in America during Veterans Week; storytelling events can help shift the conversation in America that will lead to more accurate perceptions of Veterans.
    • Hear a Veteran tell their story on how the military service prepared them for the civilian world and led them to success.
    • Be part of a national narrative that helps Americans become less likely to relate homelessness, unemployment, and PTSD to Veteran status will empower those leaving the military and reintegrating into their communities.
    • Hear how Veterans are making a huge impact in your community and around the world. “In the long run, the country will benefit and be strengthened by the increased leadership, team building, and problem-solving skills that Veterans will inevitably bring home with them.

    Guest Speaker: Randall A. Liberty

    Randall Liberty began his Law Enforcement and Military career in 1982 serving as a Military Policeman in Korea and at the United States Army Correctional Activity, Fort Riley Kansas.  Warden Liberty was hired by the Kennebec County Sheriff’s Office in 1989 as a Deputy Sheriff.  Over twenty-six years, he served as a Sergeant, Staff Sergeant, Major, Chief Deputy and as the elected Sheriff for nine years. He served as the President of the Maine Sheriffs Association, as the Chairman of the Maine Drug Enforcement Advisory Board and on the Board of Visitors at the University of Maine (Augusta). He represented the Maine Sheriff’s on the State of Maine Board of Corrections and on the Juvenile Justice Advisory Group.

    In addition to his active duty service, Warden Liberty performed an additional twenty-one years in the Army National Guard and Army Reserves. During this time, he served as a Mountain Infantryman, a Drill Sergeant, and as an Instructor at the U.S. Military Academy, West Point. Liberty’s last assignment was in 2004 as the Command Sergeant Major of a Military Transition Team, imbedded with 772 Iraqi Infantryman in the City of Fallujah.

    Liberty is a three time Maine Law Enforcement Officer of the year. He is a graduate of the FBI National Academy, the National Sheriffs Institute and the New England Chiefs of Police Command Course. He earned a Masters in Management and Leadership from Liberty University and a B.S. in Public Administration from the University of Maine (Augusta). Liberty currently serves as the Warden of the Maine State Prison.

    Can’t make it?

    • You will also be able to participate virtually through the webcast.
    • If you are unable to join, the presentations will be recorded and posted on social media and the MyVA Communities website after the event.

    Details

    Date:
    November 7, 2017
    Time:
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Event Categories:
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    Organizer

    Knox Museum
    Phone:
    (207) 354 8062
    Email:
    info@knoxmuseum.org
    Website:
    http://knoxmuseum.org

    Venue

    Knox Museum
    30 High Street
    Thomaston, ME 04861 United States
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    Phone:
    (207) 354 8062
    Website:
    http://knoxmuseum.org

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