Updated: January 11, 2014 2:24AM
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 13
Grayslake Historical Society: 7:30 p.m. at Grayslake Heritage Center and Museum, 164 Hawley St. Grayslake high school students will explain their entries in the annual History Fair. Sean Smart will present “Telephone: The Voice on the Wire” and Allison Wahmann and Courtney Risinger will offer “The Dunning Institute.” Details, (847) 223-8939.
Mothers of Preschoolers: 9 a.m. at Christ Community Church, 2500 Dowie Memorial Drive, Zion. Details, (847) 746-1411.
Round Lake Area Exchange Club: 7:30 a.m. at Panera Bread on Rollins Road in Round Lake Beach. Details, (847) 546-6161 or www.rlaexchange.org.
Swedish Glee Club: 8 p.m. in Lake Forest. Details, (847) 244-7465.
Teen Mothers of Preschoolers: 6 p.m. at Christ Community Church, 2500 Dowie Memorial Drive, Zion. For young mothers with infant through kindergarten-aged children. Childcare provided. Details, (847) 746-1411.
SATURDAY, Nov. 16
Fox Lake-Grant Township Area Historical Society: 9:30 a.m. at Grant Hall Museum, 411 Washington St., Ingleside. Election of Trustees and Officers and a PowerPoint presentation “Life in Fox Lake in 1963.” Non-members welcome. Details, (847) 587-0544.
Grayslake Historical Society: 2 p.m. at Grayslake Heritage Center and Museum, 164 Hawley St. Beth Hook will share her experiences as a runner in the recent New York Marathon. She and her daughter, Aubrey Poliesch, ran the marathon for Team Ritter to raise awareness and funds for the John Ritter Foundation for Aortic Health. The foundation was named after actor John Ritter. Beth Hook’s husband, Ray, suffers from familial thoracic aortic disease. Other members of her family have suffered from the disease. Details, (847) 223-8939.
Lake County Doll Collectors: 1 p.m. at Millburn Congregational Church, Grass Lake Road and Route 45. Details, (847) 816-3492.
Saturday Morning Club: 8:30 a.m. at Avalon Family Restaurant, 4821 Grand Ave., Gurnee. Seniors 55 and over. Details, (847) 816-1812.
Shoreline Dance Club: 7:30 p.m. at Gorton Community Center, 400 E. Illinois Road, Lake Forest. Couples can review tango steps and learn new ones in a relaxed atmosphere. The lesson will be given by professional instructors, Bob and Penny Urbon, and is followed by an evening of social dancing. Admission is $25 per couple. Attire is dressy/casual and light refreshments are provided. Details, (847) 816-7602 or visit www.ballroomchicago.com/shoreline.htm.