RSS Contributor Archives: TerryBlaurock

Events: Peaceful Demonstration to Protest Police Violence and Racial Discrimination

When: Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Where: St. Paul AME Church, 336 Washington Ave., Glencoe

What: An interfaith coalition of local religious congregations is organizing this peaceful demonstration against police violence and racial discrimination. The march will end a few blocks away at Green Bay and Park Ave. If you want to bring a sign, the organizers suggest “Black Lives Matter” or “I can’t breathe.”

For more information, contact Lee Goodman by email at Peaceful Communities.

Events: Spertus Institute Program – Fighting Sex Trafficking: The Jewish Community Takes a Stand

When: Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Where: Spertus Institute, 610 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago

What: Spertus, JCAST (Jewish Coalition Against Sex Trafficking) and the National Council of Jewish Women, Chicago North Shore Section invite to you a program with moderated panel discussion and documentary film on sex trafficking in the U.S. and globally.

The program will be followed by a reception and resurces. Ticket prices are $18, S10 for Spertus members and $8 for students. Click here to register or call 312-322-1773.

Events: Equality Illinois and the Center for Economic Progress Tax Seminar

When: Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 6:00 pm

Where: Schiff Hardin, 233 S. Wacker Dr., Suite 6600, Chicago

What: Equality Illinois and the Center for Economic Progress will co-host a seminar covering the tax implications of Marriage Equality.

Space is limited. Click here to register.

Events: Rep. Carol Sente Coffee Shop Stop in Buffalo Grove

When: Saturday, January 17, 2015 from 9:00 – 10:00 am

Where: Starbucks, 1665 N. Buffalo Grove Rd., Buffalo Grove

What: Rep. Carol Sente invites constituents to join her for a cup of coffee at her first Coffee Shop Stop after the official start of the 2015 session.

Constituents may contact her full-time office at 430 N. Milwaukee Ave., Suite 8, Lincolnshire, by phone at 847-478-9909 or by email.

Events: Tenth Dems Waukegan Community Connection Holiday Open House

When: Saturday, December 20, 2014 from 5:00 – 7:30 pm

Where: Tenth Dems Community Connection, 118 N. Genesee St., Waukegan

What: Join Tenth Dems at our Holiday Open House during ArtWauk. Take part in the evening’s events and experience the arts revolution in downtown Waukegan. Visit galleries, see performance art, sample great food in an amazing neighborhood. Visit the Community Connection for light refreshments and learn about how you can support our many exciting programs.

For more information or to volunteer, send an email or call 847-266-VOTE (8683). If you call or write, please give your contact information (name, email, phone).