The Antiques + Modernism Winnetka Show, co-chaired by Katherine Kish and Kelly Laszlo, began with a Preview Party where guests enjoyed a first look at the spectacular pieces from more than 40 dealers and vendors, some of whom traveled from across the globe. Presented by the Woman’s Board, all proceeds benefitted Winnetka’s Community House. thewinnetkashow.com
The Lake Forest Woman’s Club held its annual “Merry Mistletoe” fundraiser at Knollwood Country Club on December 1st. For over 60 years, the Club has been raising funds for college bound Lake Forest High School seniors, vocational training of our military veterans, and educational support to our foster children. Thank you to all of our
On November 5, more than 200 Lake County women joined forces at Women United’s Power of the Purse event to raise funds for early childhood education. Guests enjoyed brunch and bubbly, bid on designer bags and silent auction items, and raised their hands in support of local children. liveunitedlakecounty.org/wu
The Hinsdale Historical Society celebrated opening night of a month-long educational exhibit that shed light on the life and contributions of pioneering social reformer and Hinsdale resident Grace Bagley. First working in Chicago and later in Massachusetts, Grace’s life of service included landmark reforms in childcare and education, juvenile justice, housing, immigration, and women’s suffrage.
The fun and festive Mistletoe Medley luncheon presented by the Oak Brook chapter of the Infant Welfare Society of Chicago Auxiliary is always a highlight of the holiday season. With NBC 5 News Anchor Alison Rosati serving as master of Ceremonies, a gift boutique with distinctive merchandise from 30 establishments, and a mesmerizing Zzazz Productions