Cary Grove AmVets Pearl Harbor Memorial Post 245 will host its 30th annual picnic for hospitalized veterans in memory of Chris Chigas.
Veterans from four Veterans Health Administrative hospitals will be attending. This event is the largest picnic held in Illinois for veterans. Everyone is welcome to attend.
The picnic will include food, soda, music, bingo, games and pontoon boat rides.
Set-up for the picnic will be at 9:00 a.m., and veterans will arrive around 11:00 a.m. June 28 at Lions Park, 102 Beachway, Fox River Grove.
Donations are appreciated to allow the post to help other veterans. Donations can be made at AmVets Post 245, P.O. Box 741, Cary. For information, call post Cmdr. Gary Foster at 847-639-3936.