Early Summer 2017 Read FriendScript online at kennedy-center.org/support/volunteers/fscript.pdf
Great Resource for All Friends
Tour Informational Handbook Chock-full of Facts to Help Better Serve our Visitors
By Milica Gajic, Spring Intern
The Friends of the Kennedy Center Tour Informational integrate linear and curved elements to produce a musical effect.
Handbook has been updated for the ﬁrst time since 2014 Unprecedented in size at the time, the curtain was produced on
and is now a new, more user-friendly booklet format. The hand- the world’s largest Jacquard machine with 3,600 needles.
book will be distributed to the Tour Guides in July to help them In addition, the Handbook contains an overview of the
enhance the tour experience, especially when theaters are closed. Education Department initiatives and programs, such as A Early Summer 2017
LETTER FROM THE MAnAGER Friends Shift Leaders
Friends Webpage Gets a Makeover Friends, visit an
Open House Returns On May 27, the Kennedy Center
Open House Veteran Area Leaders Reflect on the Pa
It’s More Than That Staff Spotlight on Joel Isca
Volunteer Spotlight: Kathy Truex “Many the man wh
Touring with Descendants of the Center’s Architec
Lounge Activity: Training for the Trainers By Iri
Who is That Guy? Mike Dennis, the Staff Contact f
Tour Kudos Hello! We attended a tour on April 11
Introducing Gary Ginstling: New NSO Executive Dir
Latest Happenings with NexGenFriends By Jessica Z
Armed with iPads, Volunteers and Staff Conduct Po
The Spring Gala: A Night to Remember By Grace I.
Hot News upcoming Volunteer Opportunities this fa