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First Bank of Highland Park has joined the Facebook community 

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Each month we will highlight a local Non-Profit organization on the Ruth Fell Wander Art Wall. Like our Facebook page during the month and the featured charity/organization, will receive $2 per “Like” (up to $250.00).  Click the image above or go to our homepage and click on the Facebook icon to “Like” us today. 

This month we are proud to feature the Center for Enriched Living (CEL).

The Center for Enriched Living exists so that people with developmental disabilities can be fully included in the community, achieve personal success, and enjoy a good quality of life.  They provide opportunities for their members – the people who come to CEL – to make new friends, have fun and acquire new skills for social inclusion and independent living. And because 84% of members are at or below the federal poverty level, they keep our fees low and offer scholarships for all programs!

For more information about the CEL Program visit: http://www.centerforenrichedliving.org/

Northbrook Public Library’s 13th Annual Art Show “Flights of Fancy: Unexpected Works of Whimsy”
2015 NB Whimsy event

Date:  Accepted works will be on display at the Library from October 9 – November 20, 2015
What:  Showcasing artists from across the continent. This year’s show is seeking artwork with a flair for the unconventional and uninhibited, and encourages the use of repurposed materials.  The winning piece will be permanently on display at the Library. 

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Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation hosts its annual One Dream Gala

JDRF aims to make a difference in the lives of millions living with type 1 diabetes with the help of passionate volunteers and advocates, as well as business and civic leaders who will be in attendance at this one-of-a-kind event.

Saturday, December 12th
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
McCormick Place Convention Center (Lakeside Center) and Arie Crown Theater
2301 S Martin Luther King Dr
Chicago, IL 60616

Proceeds benefit research and treatment of Type 1 Diabetes. Join JDRF in their goal to aggressively prevent, treat and – one day – cure this disease.

For more information visit http://jdrf.org/illinois/events/gala/