Historic Presentation – Navajo Code Talkers
November 13, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Florence Community Services Department has again partnered with Az Humanities to schedule a series of five historical presentations from November to March 2019. The first is Armed with Our Language, We Went to War: the Navajo Code Talkers which is scheduled for Tuesday, November 13 at the Community Center starting at 6:00 p.m. Code talkers were a select group of young Navajo marines who used the Navajo language as a secret unbroken code during World War II. Code Talkers will be presented by Laura Tohe, an award-winning poet and professor in the department of English at Arizona State. All the presentations are free. The Community Center is located at 778 N. Main Street. For more information, call Megan Cetta at (520) 868-7589.