Honoring Veterans

Programs & Exhibit

WWI Exhibit

Nov. 11-30
Arts & Culture Center
Poster exhibit, WWI: Lessons and Legacies. Provided by the Smithsonian.


From Chicago to Vietnam
Thursday, Nov. 7 • 7 pm
Meeting Room A | Register Online
Author of the powerful memoir, From Chicago to Vietnam, Michael Duffy discusses the United States’ involvement in Vietnam along with his personal experiences as an Army draftee during the war.

Movie Matinee: They Shall Not Grow Old (Rated R)
Friday, Nov. 8 • 1 pm
Meeting Room A | No registration required
A documentary about World War I with never-before-seen footage to commemorate the centennial of the end of the war. 1h 39min.

A Veterans’ Day to Remember
Monday, Nov. 11 • 7 pm
Cancelled This program has been cancelled due to illness.
Honor Veterans’ Day with this program presented by the Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans. Join us for a children’s book read by a veteran, personal stories, an interactive “what would you do” activity, and information about ways you can support the shelter.