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In this week’s


Pet of the Week10

News From Your Neighbors




Faith Briefs20

Dining Out23

Home of the Week24

Athlete of the Week27

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Author visit Deborah Rine

6-7 p.m. July 11, 662 N.

Western Ave., Lake Forest.

Deborah Rine will discuss

her two new books in her

Emerald Coast Mystery

Series “Envy on 30A” and

“The Girl on 30A.” Register

at (847) 234-6620. For

more information, visit



Yes You Can Negotiate a

Job Offer

10 a.m.-noon July 11,

Career Resource Center,

40 E. Old Mill Road, Lake

Forest. Prepare before

getting an offer; Respond

when an offer is made;

Negotiate and close the

deal. Howard Campbell

is Principal of Campbell

Career Coaching where

he works with individuals

and groups to develop

excellence in career performance

and fulfillment.

For more information, call

(847) 295-5626.


Birds and Brews

6-8 p.m. July 12, Lake

Forest Open Lands’ Mellody

Farm Nature Preserve,

350 N. Waukegan Road,

Lake Forest. With more

than 220 bird species in

and around the preserves,

the bird watching is spectacular.

Come take an evening

birding stroll through

Mellody Farm Nature Preserve

to identify the songbirds,

see their nests and

learn about this important

migratory path. This event

costs $10 for members and

$15 for non-members. For

more contact information,

call (847) 234-3880.

Summer open house for

high school and transfer


8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

July 12 at Lake Forest

College, 555 N. Sheridan

Road, Lake Forest. Lake

Forest College will host an

Open House Program for

high school and transfer

students. Transfer students

applying for Fall 2019 who

visit before the transfer application

deadline on Aug.

1, will receive $1,000 annually

toward their cost of

attendance at the College.

To register, visit www.


or call (847) 735-5000.


PASTA presents Joseph

and the Amazing

Technicolor Dreamcoat

10-11 a.m. and 2-3

p.m. Saturday-Sunday

July 13-14, Gorton Community

Center, 400 E. Illinois

Road, Lake Forest.

The story follows Jacob’s

favored son Joseph who

is sold into slavery by his

jealous brothers. For more

information, call (847)



Flotstone Guest Speaker

5:30 p.m. July 16, Flotstone,

53 E. Scranton Ave.,

Lake Bluff. Come to Flotstone

to learn more about

electromagnetic radiation,

the implementation

of 5G, and how to protect

yourself from their harmful

effects. Welcome guest

speaker Mieke Jacobs, an

EMF specialist, to break

down the science and laws

that are bringing danger to

the community. For more

information, call (847)



The Community Church

of Lake Forest & Lake

Bluff presents “Tommy’s


5:30-8:30 p.m. July

17, Gorton Community

Center, 400 E. Illinois

Road, Lake Forest. Tommy’s

Honour is the 2016

BAFTA Award Best Picture

(the UK equivalent of

the Academy Award Best

Picture) about love, father

and son relationships, social

class dynamics and

ultimately the game of

golf. It is based on the true

story of old and young

Tom Morris, who ushered

in today’s modern game of

golf. There will be a barbecue,

bagpipes and more.

For more information, call

(847) 234-6060.

Women’s Luncheon:

Helen’s Troy

Noon July 17, Dickinson

Hall, 100 E. Old

Mill Road, Lake Forest.

Actress, Playwright and

Master Storyteller Megan

Wells brings to life

the famous Trojan War.

A sweeping epic from the

days of Homer, Megan’s

unique version illuminates

the heart of Helen. What

was it like to live behind

“the face that launched

a thousand ships”? This

event is $20 for members

and $25 for guests. For

more information, call

(847) 234-2209.


LF/LB Chamber - Annual

Luncheon with the Mayors

11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. July

18, Deer Path Inn, 255 E.

Illinois Road, Lake Forest.

Come for the annual

Luncheon with the Mayors

featuring Kathy O’Hara,

President of the Village

of Lake Bluff and George

Pandaleon, Mayor of the

City of Lake Forest. For

more information, call

(847) 234-4282.

How to Write Your Family

History—Presented by

Authors Mike Conklin and

Judith Paine McBrien

7 p.m., July 18, History

Center Lake Forest-Lake

Bluff, 509 E. Deerpath

Road, Lake Forest. Conklin

and McBrien will discuss

the family experiences

that offer rich material

for writing and will share

strategies for beginning

the process, where it’s for

a short written story or

an oral history. Register

at lflbhistory.org or (847)


Movie at the Beach -

Christmas Countdown

8 p.m. July 19, Forest

Park Beach, Lake Forest.

What could be more enjoyable

than a day at the

beach? How about a night

under the stars watching

a family movie. This year

there will be a showing of

“Happy Feet.” Santa Claus

just might be there before

the movie to make sure

all the boys and girls are

being good. For more information,

call (847) 234-



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Lake Bluff Farmers Market

7 a.m.-noon Fridays,

Lake Bluff Village Green.

The annual market features

summer flowers,

baked goods, fresh fruits,

veggies and more for sale.

For more information, visit


Homefield Advantage

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-

Thursday and 1-4 p.m.

Satuday-Sunday, History

Center of Lake Forest-

Lake Bluff, 509 E. Deerpath

Road, Lake Forest.

The Chicago Bears in

Lake Forest-Lake Bluff an

exhibit curated by the History

Center of Lake Forest-Lake

Bluff. For more

information, call (847)


Concerts in the Square

6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursdays

through July, Market

Square, Lake Forest. Enjoy

summer nights with free

live music. Music, food,

and fun for the whole family.

For more information,

visit cityoflakeforest.org.

Go Walk

8 a.m. every Tuesday

morning at the Lake Bluff

Recreation Center, 355 W.

Washington Ave., Lake

Bluff. Free for all Lake

Forest/Lake Bluff residents.

Walks will be held

outdoors, weather permitting,

year round. On

inclement days, walkers

will be able to use the Fitness

Center’s indoor track.

Register at the Lake Bluff

Park District www.lakebluffparks.org.

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