Lake Co. Women Who Made History – Tues., Aug. 25, 7pm

diana dWomen have been reformers, suffragettes and history-makers. Hear true stories of their noteworthy accomplishments and sometimes notorious deeds in a special program sponsored by the Lake County Women’s Coalition in celebration of Women’s Equality Day.

Doors open at 6:30pm on Tuesday, August 25, for a 7pm presentation by Diana Dretske, Lake County Historian and Collections Coordinator at the Lake County Discovery Museum. Also meet women’s historian Barbara Joan Zeitz and author Mary Goljenboom. Enjoy free refreshments and peruse books for sale, including Diana’s Lake County, Illinois: An Illustrated History.

Please register online here or by calling 847-244-5150, ext. 4. [registration closed].