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Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital


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Veterans Day Parade, Ceremony and Resource Fair

Date: Saturday, November 10, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM- 2:00 PM (CST)  
Location: Hines Hospital, North Parking Lots (near Roosevelt Road)
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Come join us for the
Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital
Second Annual Veterans Day Parade, Ceremony and Resource Fair
All Veterans and their families are welcome to join us as we recognize the men and women who have served our country.
Parade: 10am
Ceremony: 11am
Followed by entertainment, free lunch, and a Veterans resource fair until 2pm.
Special thanks to the Gary Sinise Foundation and Jewish War Veterans Post 54 for providing lunch for our Veterans Day event.
Expected events include:
  • Jesse White Tumblers
  • Ms. Illinois USA and Ms. Teen Illinois USA
  • Chicago Bears mascot, Stanley
  • Lutheran Charities K-9 Therapy Dogs
  • Chicago Bears drumline
  • Honor Flight
  • Chicagoland Speedway car and mascot
  • Tiny Boots childcare (YMCA)
  • Chicago Police Dept Mounted Unit
  • Salvation Army
  • EMS Road Docs Motor Cycles
  • Paralyzed Veterans of America
  • The Gary Sinise Foundation
  • American Red Cross
  • Hines Windy City Athletes
  • National Women Veterans United
  • Broadview and Riverside Fire Depts
  • American Legion Auxiliary Post 18
  • Allen Force Vet Tanks
  • Guitars for Vets
  • Agne G sings the National Anthem
  • Command Sgt. Maj. Mark Bowman, Keynote Speaker