Illinois Bicentennial Celebration at Jackie Joyner-Kersee Community Center

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Sunday, August 26, 2018


Jackie Joyner-Kersee Community Center, 101 Jackie Joyner-Kersee Circle, East St. Louis, Illinois


9:00 am - 9:00 pm


In East St. Louis on August 26, Jackie Joyner-Kersee Community Center and Radio One will host an Illinois Bicentennial Celebration to include community vendors, musical entertainment, and a focus on St. Claire County’s rich history.

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