Honoring our Veterans!

Join us on Veteran's Day

Bill Bishop served as a Navy SEAL for eight years and during that time served 3 tours of duty in Vietnam. After leaving the Navy in the early 1970’s, Bill became a banker and during his professional career was president of 3 different suburban area banks. Bill has served in many civic organizations and now that he is retired he is the President of the Lake Barrington Shores Veterans Association.

Bill has served as a volunteer in many civic organizations but is most honored to have been a volunteer for the Illinois Special Olympics swimming program for 27 years.

Other Featured Special Guests Include:

Rep. Martin McLaughlin

Republican member of the Illinois House of Representatives for the 52nd District

Jim Thompson

Vice President of Communications for Veterans of Lake Barrington Shores

Mark Rice

Republican Candidate for US Congress in the 8th Congressional District

Bob Fioretti

Candidate for Cook County State's Attorney


This event is free is free of charge, however we encourage you to consider sponsoring this event. Click here to learn more about sponsorship opportunities to help support us.

Special thanks to our sponsors Michael Miller, Martin McLaughlin, Mark Rice and Bob Fioretti.

*The Barrington Area Library provides Meeting Room space as a community service. The Barrington Area Library neither sponsors nor endorses this event nor the presenting individuals or organizations
November 11, 2023 at 10:00am - 11am
Barrington Area Library
505 N Northwest Hwy
Barrington, IL 60010
United States
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Edgar, President ·
Martin McLaughlin

Will you come?