Sunday, February 18, 2018 — Want to learn more about First Pres of Libertyville? Our Winter 2018 Inquirers’ Class will be held from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. on two consecutive Sundays. Join us as we explore what Presbyterians believe, what is distinctive about our Reformed heritage, and why our church is governed the way it is. Our classes are designed for those who are seriously considering joining the church as active members, those who need a refresher course, and those who are searching and discovering God’s leading in their lives. Contact Michelle Groenke for more information.
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 — Lunch Bunch this month is Theodore Roosevelt: Naturalist and Conservationist with Betsy Davison. President Theodore Roosevelt’s life of outdoor activity, adventure, and advocacy led to an unparalleled conservation of wildlife and land as he established the National Parks, National Monuments, and countless other refuges and organizations. Learn about the role that nature played throughout TR’s life as a young scientist, citizen, and as president, which has greatly impacted our national commitment to the preservation of our country’s natural resources. Hosted by Amy Heinrich, lunch begins at noon in Social Hall, with the program starting at 12:30 p.m. Contact the church office today, to RSVP.
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 — Alzheimer’s/Dementia Awareness Group: When Dementia Leads to Drama.Join us in Social Hall from 7-8:30 p.m. for a discussion about the surprising, complicated, and dramatic situations that families and attorneys have encountered when a loved one is diagnosed with dementia. Uncover legal methods that are commonly used to resolve these dilemmas. Questions beforehand? Please contact Rosemary Monahan.
Sunday, February 24, 2018 — Deacon/Elder Nominations are due.
Sunday, February 24, 2018 — Puccini's La Boheme. Join the women of S.A.L.T. for a "Live in HD" simulcast of Puccini's famous opera at 11:30 a.m. at the Gurnee Mills Cinema. It will be transmitted live via satellite throughout the world from New York's famous Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center. This is a unique opportunity to experience a world-class opera in our own community. Tickets are limited. Cost: $23 per person. We’ll meet at 9 a.m. and go to brunch before the performance. All women of the church are welcome. To sign up and pay in advance, contact: Julie Snydacker or Deb Curren.
Saturday, February 24, 2018 — Bernie’s Book Bank with PCS/YA. Volunteer at Bernie’s at 2:30 p.m. followed by dinner at The Silo. A Punchbowl invitation will be sent out to those on our email list. Want to be included? Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information contact Susan Henning. PCS/YA is a group for parents with an 18+ student who is either in college or out in the work force. We gather to socialize and support each other.
Saturday, March 17, 2018 — PCS/YA Mobile Food Pantry Volunteer Day. We will volunteer as a group at the First Pres Mobile Food Pantry from 9–11:00 a.m. Afterward, we’ll head over to Timothy O’Toole’s for a St. Patrick’s Day lunch from approximately 11:30–1:00 p.m. Coming in April! PCS/YA Tour of the Northshore Distillery at 7:00 p.m. on April 28. Back by popular demand! Mark your calendar! Questions? Call Susan Henning at 847.662.4208 or send an email to email@example.com.
Saturday, April 14, 2018 — Our Music for Many mission fundraiser, is back by popular demand! Save the date! Singers and Musicians needed! We’re looking for solos, duets, small ensembles, vocals and instrumentalists to fill our stages. Adults of all ages and students in 6th grade and up (5th grade and under will be considered) are encouraged to sign up. The music committee will begin hearing acts in early March. The name of the game is entertainment, so hit us with your best shot! Sign-up online today! Questions? Contact Judy Brame.