Boy Scout Troop #81 presented the flags, while CES Singers and CHS New Era performed. Youth for Christ Director Jon Pelz shared thoughts from parents, siblings and friends of the individuals being honored and memorialized. Eagle Garden Committee members Cathy Petrie and John Barrett spoke of the history of the garden and dedicated the walkway.
SGCS Superintendent Steve Darnell talked of the future of Eagle Garden, noting that the next phase will include a water fountain, additional landscaping and a gazebo. Personalized bricks will also be added as orders come in from the community.
(Community members read names engraved on bricks.)
(Churubusco Elementary School singers performed during the ceremony.)