All Are Welcome!
Voices of Lake County will host a variety of community events throughout the year. These events are free and open to any CLC faculty member, staff member, student, or member of the Lake County community.
SPRING 2024 EVENTS
Mark your calendars for our spring 2024 workshops and events:
PAST Events - fall 2023
Joey Fine Rhyme "Be the Change" – Nov. 18
Taking on our collective eco-challenges requires we each embody an ethos of action. This interactive show educated attendees on climate and waste while drawing inspiration through raptivism (activism through original rap music) and emphasizes what people can do to make a difference. Featured Joey FineRhyme (birth name Joey Feinstein), an educator, public speaker, raptivist (rap activist) and freestyle rhyme extraordinaire. Held at the Three Brothers Theatre in Waukegan.
LET'S CELEBRATE FALL, RECYCLING & UPCYCLING! – Nov. 17
College of Lake County's Sustainability Club and SWALCO sponsored a book collection drive and Upcycled Fall/Thanksgiving Sustainable Craft Night on Friday, November 17 from 5-7 p.m. in Room B222 at CLC. Participants made a beautiful upcycled fall crafts made out of recycled books. All leftover books were donated. Learn more about the event.
JAPANESE GARDENS EVENT – Oct. 25
Serenity, Symmetry, and the Balance of Nature
HIDDEN IN PLAIN BITE - Oct. 10
Featuring the New Roots Institute
PAST Events - Spring 2024
SEEDED PAPER WORKSHOP - Feb. 7
Participants learned how to make handmade, seeded paper from recycled paper bags. Attendees created paper using seeds collected from CLC's Living Lab Trail as part of the Poet-Tree Project or made paper to plant in their home gardens using a variety of seeds and flower petals.