Village of Park Forest to Host Eighth Annual Veterans Day Program on Friday, November 9

An evening dedicated to celebrating the contributions of Park Forest’s heroes

Park Forest, IL—(ENEWSPF)—November 2, 2012.  The Village of Park Forest will hold its eighth annual Veterans Day Program on Friday, November 9 at 7 p.m. at Freedom Hall, 410 Lakewood Boulevard.

This year, the program which recognizes those who have served or are currently serving in the armed forces will also feature the unveiling of the latest Park Forest mural. Local artist Glenn Davies will introduce his painting – erected on an interior wall of Freedom Hall – honoring the service of two veterans and current residents, Ed Fizer and John Ryan.

The evening will also feature the music of Nancy Hays, who has performed for the likes of President Obama, Senator John Kerry and Colin Powell, as she performs her “I Love America” program.

Additionally, military vehicles are set to be on display in the parking lot of Freedom Hall. The event is free and open to the public.