RSS Contributor Archives: TerryBlaurock

Events: Congressman Brad Schneider’s “Meet The Campaign” Party

When: Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 2:00 -4:00 pm

Where: Schneider for Congress Headquarters, 155 Revere Dr., Ste. 12, Northbrook

What: Congressman Brad Schneider’s volunteer team in Northbrook is hosting a party to “Meet The Campaign” at the campaign headquarters. Congressman Schneider will attend as well as campaign staff members and volunteers who will share their experiences. Light refreshments will be provided.

To RSVP or for more information, contact Alyssa Zavislak at 630-885-8473 or by email.

Events: The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation 2014 Awards for Investigative Reporting

When: Tuesday, May 6, 2014. Cocktails 5:30 pm, Awards Program 6:30 pm

Where: Union League Club, 65 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago

What: The Better Government Association presents the 2014 Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Awards for Investigative Reporting with featured guests Shawn Boburg and Jim Avila.

Individual tickets $50. Click here to purchase and for sponsorship levels and more information on the event.

Events: Fundraiser for John Wylie, Candidate for District 6, Lake County Board

When: Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 4:00 – 6:00 pm

Where: Abel’s Restaurant, 125 Center St., Grayslake

What: Join Citizens to Elect John Wylie for Blues in the Afternoon, a fundraiser featuring an unplugged acoustic set by King Robinson and The Housewreckers.

Suggested donation $25. To RSVP and mailing instructions, send an email or visit the website.

Events: Citizen Lobby Day in Springfield for Fair Tax Act Vote

When: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 11:00 am

Where: Springfield

What: The Fair Tax Act requires the House and Senate to pass their bills by a 3/5 vote by May 1 in order to be on the November ballot. If you are not able to attend the Citizen Lobby Day, A Better Illinois asks you to call your Representative’s district office and urge them to pass the Fair Tax Act by May 1.

Link to RSVP for Lobby Day. Rep. Drury: 847-681-8580. Rep. Mayfield: 847-599-2800.

Events: MWRD Commissioner Debra Shore Summer Solstice Celebration

When: Thursday, June 19, 2014 from 5:30 – 7:00 pm

Where: The Erie Café, 536 W. Erie (along the banks of the Chicago River)

What: The Friends of Debra Shore invite you to join Metropolitan Water Reclamation District Commissioner Debra Shore for the 10th Annual Summer Solstice Celebration.

Tickets start at $75. For sponsor levels and to RSVP, contact Nish by email, at 773-704-3325 or click here.