Schaumburg, Hoffman Estates to celebrate Memorial Day together

The public is invited to attend a joint memorial service that will be held on Monday, May 30th at both Hoffman Estates and Schaumburg.

The Hoffman Estates portion of the event begins at 10:00 am at the Hoffman Estates Veterans Memorial Site, located in front of the Hoffman Estates Police Department at 411 W. Higgins Road.

Immediately after the flag-lowering at Hoffman Estates, the observance will be moved to Schaumburg for a ceremony at 10:45 a.m. at St. Peter Lutheran Church Cemetery, 202 E. Schaumburg Road in Schaumburg.

The inspection will be an outdoor event, held rain or shine, with an indoor event should severe weather necessitate it. After the visit, hot dogs and other refreshments will be served in the Picnic Grove at St. Peter Church, weather permitting. Participants are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets for seating around the Schaumburg site.

For questions about the event, dial 311 in the village of Schaumburg or call (847) 895-4500.

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