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Memorial Day Sesquicentennial

05/28/2018 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Join the Jackson County Board, cities of Carbondale and Murphysboro and the General John A. Logan Museum on Monday, May 28 for the Memorial Day Sesquicentennial.

Schedule of Events:

10 am: Memorial Day Service with special guests Gary Ecelbarger & Brian Ellis
Woodlawn Cemetery (Carbondale, Illinois)
405 E. Main Street
Carbondale, IL 62901

12:30 pm: Wreath Laying Ceremony
General John A. Logan Statue
2125 Spruce Street 
Murphysboro, IL 62966

1-2 pm: BBQ Lunch & Music
General John A. Logan Museum
613 Edith Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966

**Tickets are $10 for Adults, $5 for Kids (5-12) and FREE for kids 5 and younger. They are available now at the General John A. Logan Museum, City of Murphysboro Daum Building, 17th Street BarbecueFirst Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust (Carbondale & Murphysboro locations), Carbondale City Hall and Carbondale Tourism.**

2-3 pm: Book Signing with Daniel Bellware and Dr. Richard Gardiner
General John A. Logan Museum
1613 Edith Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966

For more information about the event, contact General John A. Logan Museum Director Michael Jones at (618) 303-0569 or

Woodlawn Cemetery, Carbondale Illinois
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