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Young Republican BBQ takes place Sunday at Citizen’s Park

On Sunday the public is invited to a political barbecue event, featuring speakers, live music, candidates and games at a park in Barrington.

The third annual Northwest Suburban Young Republican BBQ will be held by the Lake, McHenry, Kane and DuPage County Young Republicans from noon to 3 p.m. at Citizen’s Park, 511 Lake Zurich Road, off of U.S. Highway 14.

U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam, of the 6th district, along with Dennis Cook, chairman of the Federation of Illinois Young Republicans, and its co-chair Scott Gryder will speak at the event.

Chapter President Dan Proft and Eric Kohn, both of the Chicago-based Operation Homefront-Illinois, also will address attendees. The non-profit organization provides financial and other assistance military families and wounded warriors.

The event is free and includes food and drinks with entertainment by the classic rock band, Waterfront Dogs.


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