Stop by the Museum from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM for a free vigil dedicated to actress Carrie Fisher. In remembrance of her most iconic roll as Princess Leia in the Star Wars™ movies, the X-Wing will be front and center for anyone who wants to pay their respects. Speaker Patrick Gillies will begin at 6:45 PM with a candle and lightsaber tribute.
Patrick Gillies: Ever since his Grandmother took him to see the original film in 1977, Patrick has felt a deep connection with the Star Wars Galaxy. He serves as the Legion Charity Officer and Mountain Base Commander for the Rebel Legion. Patrick is also a member of the Cerar Clan of the Mandalorian Mercs Costume Club, the Mountain Garrison of the 501st Legion and the Rocky Mountain Fan Force.
“Death is a natural part of life. Rejoice for those around you who transform into the Force. Mourn them do not. Miss them do not.”