8th Infantry Illinois National Guard Association

The 8th Infantry Illinois National Guard Association presents Jazz Fund Raisers hosted Thursdays at Pirro's Restaurante on 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 May 2008, a Jazz on the Square production. Each evenings performance begins at 7pm and ends at 11pm. A portion of musicians' tips will be contributed to the 8th. The 8th Association will solicit additional contributions payable to the Association. Members of the 8th Association will be present for each Thursday performance. The 8th Association members will represent the Association and answer questions as appropriate. The Association will also supply tent cards for display on tables and bar. The Association will also supply brochures and flyers about the organization and its mission. A small exhibit of 8th artifacts will be on display as well as U.S. and Regimental flags

l-r Robert Honesty, Dian Ruben-Newburn, Luther Newburn, Willie Walton, Thomas Mallet, Terry Pirro

Dian Ruben-Newburn, Vice President 8th Infantry Illinois National Guard Association.
Judith Honesty, Vocalist with the John Weber Trio, performing live at Pirro's Restaurante on Historic Woodstock Square.

Robert Woods, past Association President, watches the trio perform.
Don and Alana O'Connor, owners of Fox Frame Shop, with some of the Museum Collection on display 5 May 2008.

Musicians Barry White and John Wynn of the BBJ Project