20 | July 7, 2016 | The lake forest leader lake forest LakeForestLeader.com Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce Friday, July 15 th & Saturday, July 16 th 9 am - 5 pm Shop in WINNETKA & NORTHFIELD, the North Shore’s Premier Sidewalk Sale. Shop Northfield Wednesday and Thursday too! Winnetka Directions: Edens I-94 to Willow Road — Exit East to Green Bay Road, North on Green Bay Road Northfield Directions: Edens I-94 to Willow Road — Exit West to Happ Road, South on Happ Road Heating, Cooling, Plumbing, and Sewer Join us in the Streets of Winnetka, for the Party of the Season. “Let Loose on Lincoln” — A BLOCK PARTY Saturday July 16, 3pm - 10:30pm On Lincoln Avenue, South of Elm Street, Winnetka $5 suggested donation LIVE Music, Food Trucks, Craft Beer & Wine Saturday July 16 ovEr 120 vENdors, participatiNg cHambEr mEmbErs listEd bEloW: East Elm BlowDry Boutique Conlon/Christie’s International Real Estate Conney’s Pharmacy J. McLaughlin KMK Luxury Consignments Lake Shore Unitarian Society Make it Better Maze Home North Shore Community Bank North Shore Frugal Fashionista Optique “Oui, Madame!’’ Phototronics Sara Campbell TJ Cullen Jeweler Village of Winnetka Yogi Barre, LLC. Hubbard Woods Artistica Italian Gallery Bedside Manor Benvenuti and Stein Crème de la Crème E Street Denim Green Bay Cycles Marigolds Material Possessions Mattie M Mrs. Green’s Natural Market Phototronics Rib and Stitch Yarn Shop Robert Bryan Home Sacred Heart School Sawbridge Studios Scandinavian Ski and Snowboard Shop Skändal Spex The Stuart Brent Children’s Book Club The Private Bank Victor Hlavacek Florist Village Carpets Winnetka Thrift Shop NortHfiEld The Canvasback Enaz for Life Hofherr Meat Company North Shore Soccer & More Little Peach Peachtree Place Hit180 Fitness WEst Elm All Nature’s Way: Restorative Acupuncture Bleachers Sports & Framing BMO Harris Bank The Book Stall on Chestnut Court Charles Schwab Christ Church Doyle Opticians Ellen’s on Elm Frances Heffernan/Frannie Good Grapes Hit180 Fitness Jean Wright Real Estate Kaehler World Traveler Little Lan’s Londo Mondo Marian Michael New Trier Democrats New Trier Republican Organization North Shore Jewelry Collection Our Place of New Trier Township S’Agaro, Inc. Valentina Village Toy Shop The Village of Winnetka Follies Theater Group The Winnetka Club Winnetka-Northfield Public Library Zia Gallery NORTHFIELD SHOPPING DISTRICT HUBBARD WOODS SHOPPING DISTRICT WEST ELM SHOPPING DISTRICT Lincoln Ave. EAST ELM SHOPPING DISTRICT LET LOOSE ON LINCOLN
LakeForestLeader.com life & arts the lake forest leader | July 7, 2016 | 21 Ragdale’s Novel Affair raises more than $100K Attendees (left to right) Troy Ihlanfeldt, of Lake Forest; author Lisa Genova, of Chatham, Mass.; author Charles Finch, of Chicago; and Michele Ihlanfeldt, of Lake Forest Staff Report Ragdale’s 10th Annual Novel Affair brought best-selling authors and acclaimed artists to a twoevening benefit on April 29 and 30. More than 200 people attended the Friday evening cocktail reception Event Co-Chairs (left to right) Dustin O’Regan, Sandra Deromedi and Jeanna Park, of Lake Forest. Photos by William Hartman at the home of Sandra and Roger Deromedi in Lake Forest that featured eight best-selling writers and two award-winning visual artists. On April 30, guests enjoyed a dinner and lively discussion with two writers and artists in a private home. More than $100,000 was raised to support The Ragdale Foundation. Attendees Fred Klein (left) of Lake Forest, and author Thomas H. Cook, of Los Angeles Lake Forest Symphony fundraiser held at historic villa Staff Report The Lake Forest Symphony hosted its annual fundraiser, Music in the Garden, on June 26. The event was held at a lakeside Italian villa in Lake Forest built by David Adler in 1916. Guests were able to stroll the venue to admire the Tuscan architecture and scenic views of Lake Michigan. VIP donors were given tours of the private residence following performances by musicians of the Lake Forest Symphony, Midwest Young Artists Conservatory and dancers from the North Shore School of Dance. Approximately $21,000 was raised to fund ongoing operations at the Lake Forest Symphony. Lynn De Weil (left) and Philippe Hans, both of Lake Forest Photos submitted Lake Forest residents (left to right) Grant, Drake and Meredith Mitchell, and Kim and Hayden Shortsle. Members of the Midwest Young Artists Conservatory perform at Music in the Garden on June 26.