CANCELLED – Veterans' Lunch & Movie: "Kelly's Heroes"
- Date: 03/17/2020 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
- Location: Izaak Walton League Lodge
899 Jay Street
Elgin, Illinois 60120
- Introduction: Registration required
Based on the guidance from Illinois Department of Aging, all older adult group activities will be suspended until further notice as a precautionary measure to reduce the potential risk of exposure.Veterans are invited to a free lunch and a movie, "Kelly's Heroes", at the Hanover Township Izaak Walton Center. In the midst of World War II, an array of colorful American soldiers get inside information from a drunk German officer about millions of dollars worth of gold hidden on enemy soil. Kelly (Clint Eastwood), a private with the platoon, devises a plan to sneak past the German officers to steal the loot for his crew. They recruit more men and set their plan into action. Despite several casualties, the men are determined to press forward, even if it means striking a deal with the opposing army. The showing includes a free lunch. Registration required.