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December 3, 2014:
Illinois Statehood Day 2014
Please join the Illinois State Society in celebrating "Illinois Statehood Day" at a reception on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 in the House Visitor Center (HVC), room 201.
Illinois Senator, former Naval officer, and Honorary Chairman of the event, the Hon. Mark Kirk, will introduce ISS's special guest, Commander Jess Porter of the USS Illinois (SSN 786), a nuclear submarine now under construction.
The reception is open to ISS members and friends of Illinois. All Members of the Illinois Delegation have been invited to attend.
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December 7, 2014
The US Army Band "Pershing's Own"
ISS has tickets for the U. S. Army Band's "Pershing's Own" Holiday Festival. The tickets are for the 3 PM performance at the DAR Constitution Hall, 1776 D Street, NW, Wash., DC on Sunday, Dec. 7.
This favorite ISS activity will definitely get you in the Holiday Spirit!
Tickets are free but limited and will be distributed on a first response basis.
Click on the link below to RSVP and rerserve your ticket(s)
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Illinois State Society of Washington DC
3700 Fort Worth Avenue, Suite 100
Alexandria, VA 22304
for a printable form that you can complete and mail, with your check (made payable to The Illinois State Society), and send to the address above.