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Events: RIVERS Festival Symposium at Symphony Center Panels and Performances

When: Saturday, May 18, 2013 from 10:00 am – 2:30 pm

Where: Armour Stage of Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago

What: The RIVERS Festival Symposia will explore the physical, economic, political, and cultural forces exerted by rivers through a sequence of conversations and music. Using the Mississippi and the Amazon as case studies, the discussion will highlight the interdependent relationship between music, art and rivers. Panels of historians, artists and engineers will present three conversations, each followed by performances of music finding its origin in rivers.

Tickets are $5 each. Purchase online, in person or call 312-294-3000. Seating is general admission.

Events: Community Partners for Affordable Housing Service Day

When: Saturday, May 18, 2013 from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Where: Location in Lake Forest TBA

What: Come help Community Partners for Affordable Housing (CPAH) rehab this Lake Forest affordable home. Volunteers will turn a blighted property into a lovely home for a local low income household. This Service Day is sponsored by Mesirow Financial. Lunch will be provided.

Space is limited. Please RSVP by email or call 847-681-8746 to register.

Events: Rep. Sam Yingling and DeVry University Hold Job Boot Camp

When: Saturday, May 18, 2013 from 12:00 – 1:30 pm

Where: Grayslake Area Public Library, Epstein Room, 100 Library Lane, Grayslake

What: State Rep. Sam Yingling and DeVry University want to help jobseekers in the 62nd District sharpen their skills and prepare to succeed in a competitive job market. Rep. Yingling is working on ways to provide some immediate assistance to the men and women looking for jobs. Career counselors from DeVry will lead group discussions on job search strategies, interview techniques and networking opportunities as well as offer one-on-one resume evaluation. The event is free and open to the public.

To reserve a seat at the Job Boot Camp or for more information, please contact Rep. Yingling’s full-time constituent service office at 847-231-6262 or by email.

Events: Recycle-O-Rama/Shred Day in Vernon Hills

When: Saturday, May 18, 2013 from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Where: Westfield Hawthorn Mall, Southwest Parking Lot, Vernon Hills

What: Rep. Carol Sente, the Vernon Hills Park District, the Solid Waste Agency of Lake County and Westfield Hawthorn Mall are hosting this opportunity for residents to dispose of old confidential documents or electronics in an eco-friendly way.

Events: Rep. Carol Sente Coffee Shop Stop in Mundelein

When: Saturday, May 18, 2013 from 9:00 – 10:00 am

Where: Starbucks, 1050 N. Route 83, Mundelein

What: Rep. Sente will hold her last Coffee Shop Stop of this legislative session. Join her and help contribute to discussion on upcoming legislation that affects you.

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