Monday, January 7, 2013

Springfield IL March 2, 2013

With great pleasure I announce a program on World War II Radio Heroes will take place March 2, 2013 in Springfield IL at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10302. Sponsored by: Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10302 and the Sangamon County Radio Club W9DUA.

Saturday, March 2, 2013

Lisa Spahr, Author of “WW2 Radio Heroes – Letters of Compassion”

 The title of Lisa’s Program is “Radio Heroes – Letters of Compassion” - the Author’s Story.  This program will bring history to life, while also relating a touching human interest story that spans generations. For more information regarding the author and links to Radio Heroes interviews, please see the page below. .

 Where:    Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10302

                 2349 Stockyard Rd

                 Springfield Illinois, 62702

                 Phone: 789-4725

 When:    Saturday, March 2nd, 2013  7:00 pm 8:30 pm

 Schedule: “Meet the Author” - 6:30 pm -  7:00 pm

                 Program: “Radio Heroes - Letters of Compassion” – 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

The program is provided as public service at no cost by the sponsoring organizations.

Directions:  From I55, take Sangamon Avenue Exit (100B) to Sangamon Avenue.   Proceed on Sangamon Avenue to Stockyard Road ,  Turn right on Stockyard Road, and proceed about 1000 feet (past the grain elevators).  The VFW will be on your left, parking on the right.
An interesting link to a radio of the era:

For additional  information, call 217.628.3697 or email