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North Shore Crop Hunger Walk
Oct
14
2:00 PM14:00

North Shore Crop Hunger Walk

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Team Lakeshore Unitarian Society will be walking again in the North Shore Crop Hunger Walk.  The funds we raise will help end hunger in the US and abroad.  25% of these funds will go directly to our community.

We will meet at the First Presbyterian Church of Evanston, 1427 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL 60201. Registration is at 1:30 PM and the Walk starts at 2:00 PM.  The Walk is just under 2 miles.

Help us meet our $1,000 goal by October 14.  To donate and/or sign up please visit our team page at:

https://www.crophungerwalk.org/skokieil/Team/View/79606/Lake-Shore-Unitarian-Society-Winnetka

LSUS Crop Walk Team Leaders:

Anne Walker: walkerae@sbcglobal.net

Allison Wadleigh: allisonwadleigh@gmail.com

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Treats for Troops
Nov
4
12:30 PM12:30

Treats for Troops

Are you left with a mountain of candy after Halloween?  Don't let it go to waste!  Bring your excess candy to Services at Mallinckrodt on Sunday, November 4th and we will drop it off to the Soldiers' Angels’ "Treats for Troops" program so they can get it to our Troops and Veterans for a sweet treat.  No candy?  Halloween candy can be purchased at a deep discount right after October 31st.

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TED & Joe
Jul
29
9:30 AM09:30

TED & Joe

LSUS will be getting together for coffee and conversation centered around a provocative TED talk video. TED talks are amazing short videos   outstanding thinkers from around the world. Go to TED.com and try one (you can explore by topic or just by which ones are currently highlighted.  

We will email you, along with the address of the garden, the link to the chosen TED video to watch a few days before the date. If you forget to view it, don’t let that stop you from bringing a chair and joining us. We’ll provide the “Joe” (coffee).   We’ll all provide the great conversation. If you like to nosh something with your coffee, bring that too. Best of all, bring a friend or two. 

For details, please email lakeshoreunitarian@gmail.com. 

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LSUS Film Group
Jul
27
7:00 PM19:00

LSUS Film Group

Join us for dinner and discussion of a current or older film.  We will meet at the Wilmette Panera in the Community Room.  Film will be announced 10 days before the event.  Guests are welcome!  For more information, please contact lakeshoreunitarian@gmail.com. 

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TED & Joe
Jun
24
9:00 AM09:00

TED & Joe

Join us for our first TED and Joe of the summer!  

LSUS will be getting together for coffee and conversation centered around a provocative TED talk video. TED talks are amazing short videos   outstanding thinkers from around the world. Go to TED.com and try one (you can explore by topic or just by which ones are currently highlighted.  

We will email you, along with the address of the garden, the link to the chosen TED video to watch a few days before the date. If you forget to view it, don’t let that stop you from bringing a chair and joining us. We’ll provide the “Joe” (coffee).   We’ll all provide the great conversation. If you like to nosh something with your coffee, bring that too. Best of all, bring a friend or two. 

For details, please email lakeshoreunitarian@gmail.com. 

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LSUS Film Group
Jun
22
7:00 PM19:00

LSUS Film Group

Join us for dinner and discussion of a current or older film.  We will meet at the Wilmette Panera in the Community Room.  Film will be announced 10 days before the event.  Guests are welcome!  For more information, please contact lakeshoreunitarian@gmail.com. 

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LSUS Film Group
Jan
26
7:00 PM19:00

LSUS Film Group

The LSUS Film Group meets monthly at the Wilmette Panera in the Community room.  This month we wiill be discussing the film, Call Me by Your Name.  If you have any questions or would like to attend, please email lakeshoreunitarian@gmail.com. 

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Great Decisions - First Meeting
Jan
24
2:30 PM14:30

Great Decisions - First Meeting

The group will meet for eight weeks, starting Wed. afternoon, Jan. 24 at 2:30 p.m.  The first meeting will be held at the Friedemann home, at which time chapter discussion leaders will be designated.  If you are interested in joining, please email lakeshoreunitarian@gmail.com.  

The topics will be as follows:
Pax Americana: The American Peace
Russia’s Foreign Policy
China: The New Silk Road
The Media and Foreign Policy
Turkey: A Partner in Crisis
Crossroads: America’s Defense Strategy
South Africa: In the Shadow of Mandela
Global Health: Preventing Pandemic

 

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LSUS Film Group
Dec
15
7:00 PM19:00

LSUS Film Group

The LSUS Film Group will meet at 7:00 PM in the Community Room at the Wilmette Panera.  We will discuss the film, "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri."  Members and guests are welcome to join our lively film discussion.  

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Ethnic Dining Adventures
Nov
17
6:30 PM18:30

Ethnic Dining Adventures

Join LSUS members for a culintary adventure to Cuba traveling just as far as Lincolnwood to 90 Miles Cuban Cafe at 3333 W. Touhy at Lincolnwood Town Center.  We'll meet at 6:30 to enjoy creative cuisine and lively conversation.  Please RSVP to joanmarks1@gmail.com. 

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Aug
20
9:30 AM09:30

TED and Joe

Once a month on a Sunday morning during the summer, LSUS members and friends get together in a host's garden for coffee and conversation centered around a TED videol

Our August 20th topic is "The Power of Introverts>"  Go to TED.com and look for the search button - type in the name of the topic and you will be led to the talk.  Scripts are also available for you to download as well.

For more information on locations, email joanmarks1@gmail.com

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Jul
16
9:30 AM09:30

TED and Joe

Our TED and Joe topic for July is "The Surprising Science of Happiness."  An LSUS Summer Tradition, once a month LSUS members and friends get together in a host's garden for coffee and conversation centered around a TED video.  Go to TED.com and look for the search button then type in the name of the topic and you will be led to the talk.  Scripts are also available to download and read.  

For more information on locations, email joanmarks1@gmail.com.  

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Jun
25
9:30 AM09:30

TED and Joe

Join us for this LSUS tradition once a month in a member's garden in Wilmette. LSUS members and friends will enjoy coffee and conversation.  The scheduled topic for June 25 is Pope Francis on "Why the only Future Worth Building Includes Everyone."  Go to TED.com, find the search button and type in the name of the topic and you will be led to the talk.  For more information on locations, email joanmarks1@gmail.com

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