Anyone in Illinois with a question about a legal matter can consult a lawyer – at no cost – during the 33nd Annual Ask-a-Lawyer Day, Saturday, April 26, from 9 a.m. to noon. The event is sponsored by the Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA) in cooperation with bar associations in Cook, DuPage, Lake and Will counties.
Susan Jacoby will speak on "Church-State Separation: Why the Founders' Gift Still Stirs Up Trouble" at Third Unitarian Church on Sunday, April 13th, 11AM. This is the annual Rev. Donald H. Wheat Lecture.
Rep. La Shawn K. Ford, D-Chicago, was elected this week as one of two community representatives on the Local School Council (LSC) of George Rogers Clark Elementary School in the South Austin Community where he lives. LSCs are made up of six parents, two community members, two teachers, and one "non-teaching" school staffer.
Because I Care, Inc. will host the first in a series of seminars for its "Don't Be a Statistic, Click it!" Safe Driving campaign for individuals 18 to 34 years old, held Saturdays, April 19 and 26, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at 5811 W. Chicago Ave.