Vietnam veteran Gary Polk will give a presentation on his recent trip to Vietnam through the East Meets West Foundation at 10 a.m. Saturday at the American Legion hall, 51 Lions Drive, Lake Zurich. Polk will be introduced by Lake County Veterans Assistance Commission Assistant Superintendent and U.S. Medal of Honor recipient Allen Lynch. The event is sponsored by the LCVAC, with American Legion Post 964 and VFW Post 11020. Refreshments will be served at 9 a.m., with the program scheduled from 10 a.m. to noon. The Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs, Illinois Department of Employment Security, Lake-McHenry Veterans and Family Services, and Lake County Veterans Treatment Court representatives will also be available to provide information to veterans and their families. Call (847) 377-3344.
posted: 3/15/2013 4:55 PM
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