Attention all who are interested in politics, government, world affairs, or public policy! the League of Women Voters – Lake Forest/Lake Bluff Area is kicking off the start of a new year of activities with its Membership Soiree on Wed., Sept. 7, at 7 p.m. Highlighting the evening is Professor Ghada Talhami w
The Lake Forest Caucus invites you to step forward and serve your community. The Lake Forest Caucus is seeking residents who embrace community service as their civic responsibility to serve in Lake Forest City government or on the Caucus Committee. For 76 years Lake Forest has benefited from the talented and committed service of countless volunteers nominated by the Lake Forest Caucus. The Caucus provides an open, nonpartisan process for recommending qualified volunteers to serve in City government. Each year the Caucus interviews and recommends over 100 volunteers for open positions on 19 City of Lake Forest Boards and Commissions to provide leadership, establish policy and oversee budgets.
Lake Forest will celebrate its 150th birthday with a community party on Saturday, Sept. 3, from 2-10 p.m. in downtown Lake Forest.
First Friday will feature performers from the Music Institute of Chicago at Market Square on Friday, Sept. 2, a day of celebration and specials throughout Lake Forest and Lake Bluff.
The Lake Forest High School Boosters will unveil Images of Excellence, a new illuminated mural installation, at the West Campus Varsity Field on Friday, Sept. 2, during the school’s football home opener against Highland Park High School.
Lake Forest-based Hospira has been sued by Carefusion Corp. over patents for drug-delivery systems, and Brunsick Corp. sold its Sealine boat brand to an investment firm, according to media reports
The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is looking for volunteers for the Reserve Deputy Unit. The Reserve Deputy Unit is a uniformed civilian division of the Sheriffâ€™s Office that serves as a support service to the sworn personnel of the Sheriffâ€™s Office. Reserve deputies are required to respond to and assist in situations like traffic control, crowd control and search and rescue incidents. A reserve deputy must have a flexible schedule and be willing to respond to a situation at a momentâ€™s notice.
Elawa Farm is very excited to announce its First Annual â€œhands-onâ€ Garden Symposium. The same program will be given each day, September 9th and September 10, 2011, you choose which day to attend. Both days will begin with an 8:30 am check-in, presenters starting at 9:00, followed by lunch prepared by Gale Gand and the afternoon in the garden.