The first-day ceremony for the Maya Angelou forever stamp will take place April 7 at 11 a.m. at the Warner Theatre, 513 13th St. NW, Washington, D.C.
The United States Postal Service issued a notice March 12 to advise that seating is limited, on a first-come, first-served basis. The doors will open to the public at 9:30 a.m.
Related posts from Linns.com:
The Postal Service also provided public transportation and parking details for those interested in attending:
"The metro train station Metro Center is located on the same block as the Warner and services the Red, Orange, Blue, and Silver Lines. Guests should exit the 12th and F Street entrance.
"There are three parking garages located directly across the street and one within the building:
- PMI Garage #20045, 1220 E Street NW, open 24 hours a day, seven days a week
- PMI Garage #10013, 600 13th Street NW, open Monday through Friday (6 a.m. to 7 p.m.), Saturday (8 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
- PMI Garage #20094, 500 12th Street NW (within building), open Monday through Friday (7 a.m. to 10 p.m.), Saturday (8 a.m. to 10 p.m.), Sunday (10 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
- Colonial Parking, Garage #403, 1331 F Street NW, open Monday through Friday (7 a.m. to 7 p.m.)"
More from Linns.com:
Mauritius 1847 'Post Office' printing plate rediscovered
Japan reveals its joint issue with United States
Mystic Stamp Co. discovers Circus souvenir sheet with missing gold error
Say goodbye to the lick-and-stick U.S. stamp
Yellow Hat stamp find in U.S. stamp mixture: postmarked pair on clipped envelope piece
Keep up with all of Linns.com's news and insights by signing up for our free eNewsletters, liking us on Facebook, and following us on Twitter.