Lake County in 60 seconds.
March against drug abuse:
The Lake County Young Marines and the Lake County Opioid Initiative Task Force will host the second annual Drug Demand Reduction March on April 27. The march will begin at the Gurnee Police Department at 8:30 a.m. and proceed to Six Flags Great America. The first 100 registered attendees get one free park admission ticket to Six Flags. Registration can be completed online at eventbrite.com/e/drug-demand-reduction-march-tickets.
Protect your identity:
State Sen. Dan McConchie of Hawthorn Woods will host a free ID theft and consumer fraud program from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 23, at the Libertyville Senior Center, 135 West Church St. Attendees will learn how to avoid identity theft, check their credit report, and file a consumer fraud complaint. All Senate District 26 constituents are invited to attend the free program. Refreshments and brochures will be available. No RSVP is required.
District 79 special ed meeting:
Fremont Elementary District 79 will host a meeting at 9 a.m. Friday, May 24, to discuss plans for providing services to students with disabilities who attend private schools and home schools within the district for the 2019-20 school year. The meeting will be at Fremont Intermediate School, 28754 N. Fremont Center Road, Mundelein. Parents of those children are urged to attend. For more information, call (847) 388-3700, ext. 3141.
Learn how to save for college:
The Wauconda Area Library will host a conversation about saving money for college on Tuesday, April 23. The session, called "College: Getting There From Here," is set for 6:30 p.m. at the library, 801 N. Main St. The discussion will be led by a financial adviser with Edward Jones. Admission is free. To register, go to the library or visit wauclib.evanced.info/signup/.