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Events: Congressman Brad Schneider Interactive Exercise Sessions on the Federal Budget and Fiscal Responsibility

When: Tuesday, September 24, 2013. 10:00 am – 12:00 pm; 1:00 – 3:00 pm; 4:00 – 6:00 pm

Where: At 10:00 am, Waukegan Public Library, 12 North County Street, Waukegan; at 1:00 pm, Sedgebrook Retirement Community, 800 Audubon Way, Lincolnshire; at 4:00 pm, Oakton Community College, 1600 E. Golf Rd., Des Plaines

What: U.S. Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10), along with the non-partisan Concord Coalition, will host budget exercises that include small working groups collaborating on ideas to reduce the nation’s debt and deficits and improve the long-term fiscal outlook for the country.

The exercise sessions are free, but space is limited. To RSVP, constituents should call Rep. Schneider’s district office at 847-793-0625.

Events: Habitat for Humanity Applicant Information Meeting

When: Tuesday, September 24, 2013 from 7:00 – 9:00 pm (in English)

Where: First Congregational United Church of Christ, 320 Grand Ave., Waukegan (entrance at rear of building; wheelchair accessible)

What: Habitat for Humanity Lake County invites people who meet the basic requirements to qualify for this program to come to this Applicant Information Meeting. You must attend one meeting, be on time and stay for the full two hours. No children are permitted.

Contact Habitat for Humanity Lake County, 315 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., Waukegan, at 847-623-1020 or by email to request the full requirements to participate.

Events, Featured, TDU: LTP 212: Let’s Talk Politics Deerfield

A Tenth Dems University Let's Talk Politics event.

A Tenth Dems University Let’s Talk Politics event.

When: Tuesday, September 24, 2013 from 7:00 – 8:30 pm

Where: Deerfield Public Library, 920 Waukegan Rd., Deerfield

What: Let’s Talk Politics! There’s so much to talk about! See the newly remodeled Deerfield Public Library, watch a short animated slide show, discuss issues such as Syria, the N.S.A., and the Trans Pacific Partnership. Democrats are welcome and all can have a say. Bring your friends and family because we love to see new faces.

Space is limited, so be sure to RSVP in advance. Click here. For more information or for questions, contact us at 847-266-VOTE (8683) or send us an email. If you call or email, please give your contact information (name, email, phone).

The Deerfield Public Library provides meeting space as a community service. Neither the Library nor the Board sponsors or endorses these events or the presenting individuals or organizations.

Events: MHAI Interactive Lecture on Maternal Mental Health Issues

When: Tuesday, September 24, 2013 from 12:00 – 1:00 pm

Where: Mental Health America of Illinois (MHAI), 70 E. Lake St., Chicago

What: This training session will cover the treatment of perinatal mood disorder, including how to screen, evaluate and treat women and their partners with maternal mental health issues such as the “Baby Blues” and post-partum depression. The workshop will be led by Lisa Levens, a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor.

The cost is $20 and one CEU will be provided. Feel free to bring a lunch to the workshop. Register online, or for more information, contact Katie Mason by email or at 312-368-9070 ext. 322.