Admiral Samual Gravely Award celebration
- Ongoing: indefinitely
- Thursday: 5:30pm
- Where: 250 S. Harbor Blvd., San Pedro, CA
- Cost: Not available
- Age limit: Not available
Admiral Samual Gravely Award celebration begins at 5:30 p.m. at the Battleship IOWA, 250 S. Harbor Blvd., San Pedro.(877) 446-9261. Acquire your Boarding Pass to the fourth annual Vice Admiral Samuel L. Gravely Jr. Leadership and Service Award Celebration, a Man of Many Firsts.
The IOWA Museum will honor award-winning film and literary writer Antwone Fisher, as well as student essay contest winners, who have explored Gravely’s motto: Education, Motivation and Perseverance.
The celebration experience launches on the fantail of the Battleship IOWA with a sunset reception at followed by a starlit award program at 6:30 p.m.
The VADM Samuel L. Gravely Jr. Leadership and Service Award, which is conferred annually, recognizes African-American leaders in Southern California who exemplify the trailblazing, courageous service of the late U.S. Navy vice admiral. For more information and tickets, go to http://www.pacificbattleship.com or call (877) 446-9261.
This event was posted Feb. 16, 2017 and last updated Feb. 16, 2017