FREEPORT – Reservations are due Wednesday for a memorial dedication and luncheon recognizing President Ronald Reagan’s 100th birthday, which will be held at 11:30 a.m. Aug. 17 at Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas St.
Ann Lewis of Dixon, a board member of the Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home in Dixon, will be the featured speaker. She is an associate producer of “Lowell Park,” a film about Reagan and Abraham Lincoln.
Author James L. Lambert, will sign copies of his book, “16 Amazing Stories of Divine Intervention,” which includes a story about Reagan.
A bronze plaque and tree will be unveiled to honor Reagan, whose centennial birthday was Feb. 9, 2011.
Dave and Duska Ruter will perform; he sings and she plays the piano.
Admission is $10 at the door; call 815-297-2918 to reserve a seat.