BG Vander Kolk and his wife Donna will arrive in DeKalb County on Sunday morning, May 24 and stay the night at the Red Roof Inn & Suites in DeKalb. On Sunday the 24th he will be the Keynote Military VIP guest speaker at the Northern Illinois Veterans Memorial in Kirkland at 1:00pm and the Joiner Cemetery at 3:00pm and then they will attend a Welcome Barbeque in DeKalb. (The Joiner Cemetery is located on W. Old State Road between Five Points Road and Route 64 west of Sycamore)
On Memorial Day May 25th, Monday morning at 6:45am, he will attend the Mayors’ Memorial Day Breakfast at the DeKalb Elks Lodge No. 765, 209 S. Annie Glidden Road, DeKalb, Illinois 60115 with a short program at 7:30am and ending by 8:00am
The 2015 MAYORS' MEMORIAL DAY BREAKFAST will be on Monday, May 25, 2015 from 6:45am to 7:30am at the DeKalb Elks Lodge No. 765, 209 S. Annie Glidden Road, DeKalb, Illinois 60178. The cost is $10.00 per person RSVP prepaid or pay $15.00 at the door.
From breakfast with a motorcycle/motorcade escort he will be in the DeKalb Memorial Day Parade 9:00am, the Keynote Military VIP speaker in Malta at 10:00am followed by a short parade & wreath laying, in the Genoa Memorial Day Parade at 11:30am, the Keynote Military VIP speaker in Genoa at noon and attend the Genoa Veterans Home buffet at 12:45pm.