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American Road to Victory Film Series

We join forces with the VFW and The Garlands for three screenings from the documentary trilogy, The American Road to Victory. Titles include The Americans on D Day; The Americans on Hell's Highway; and The Americans In The Bulge.

Sunday, Feb 10, 1 PM
Adults & young adults
The Americans on D-Day: the invasion of Normandy marked the beginning of the end for Nazi Germany. With Allied boots on the ground in France, Hitler’s grasp on Europe would collapse in less than a year. After the film, hear from local veterans and discuss the film.
Register. Map to The Garlands of Barrington.

Sunday, March 17, 1 PM
Adults & young adults
The Americans on Hell's Highway: Operation Market Garden is one of the most controversial and misunderstood campaigns of World War II. Although U.S. troops met all of their objectives, the campaign was a failure. Watch and learn for yourself, then we'll discuss the film with our local veterans.
Register. Map to The Garlands of Barrington.

Sunday, April 14, 1 PM
Adults & young adults
The Americans In The Bulge: against great odds, American soldiers played a vital role in defeating the German war machine as it made one final, desperate gamble to throw the Allied offensive into strategic disarray. Afterward, we'll discuss the film and hear from local veterans.
Register. Map to The Garlands of Barrington.