On Monday, November 11, 2019 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Ela Township’s 55+ program will be honoring area veterans with their annual luncheon at the Ela Township Community Center located at 380 Surryse Road in Lake Zurich.  Each year, dozens of veterans spanning decades of service and covering every branch of the military attend this special event in Ela Township. Veterans are encouraged to bring memorabilia along with stories of their time-in-service to be shared.  This event will also feature an especially memorable moment for veterans via a pinning ceremony honoring all military branches.

Ela Township’s annual veterans day luncheon is free for all veterans who sign up (regardless of age), please call (847) 438-9160 by November 4 to register. Come and enjoy delicious homemade turkey, mashed potatoes, and all the trimmings including cake and refreshments expertly prepared by Ela Township’s Chef Lynn Garrett.  For all non-veteran guests, the fee is $10 for Ela 55+ members and $15 for non-members.