Lasonde Fundraiser for Family Focus

That Burger Joint and Oberweis Dairy have generously offered to donate $5 to Family Focus of Evanston for every burger or sandwich sold on Monday, Sept. 24!  So, come on out, have some lunch or dinner… and meet Joan McCarthy Lasonde.

Place: That Burger Joint, 4811 Dempster Street in Skokie

Date:  Monday, September 24th

Time:  All day event from 11:00 am – 9:00 pm, Joan will be there from 5:30 – 7:00

Come Hear Joan Discuss the Issues

Joan McCarthy Lasonde visit with local residents throughout the district.  Today she will be at The Merion.  Please come here her speak, or let us know if you would like her to come meet your organization.

Date:  Wednesday, Sept. 26th

Time:  12:50 pm – 2:20 pm

Place:  The Merion, 1611 Chicago, Ave, Evanston

Come Meet Joan

This is a chance for Joan to meet our neighbors, and our neighbors to meet Joan.  Come here about Joan’s agenda to fix what’s wrong with Illinois, including balancing the budget, reducing taxes and ending corruption in government.

Date:  Wednesday, Sept 26th

Time:  7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Place:  Wilmette Harbor Club, 20 Harbor Drive, Wilmette

Cost:  Free

Save Illinois Happy Hour

Host committee: Alex Kaplan, John Powers, Tim Rueckert, Jill Brickman, Illana Gordon,T.J. Brown, Sallie Nyhan and the Northfield Township Regular Republican Organization invite you to come meet Joan.

DATE:  Wednesday, October 3rd

TIME:   5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

PLACE:  Grandpa’s Place, 1868 Prairie Street, Glenview. (Across the street from the Glenview Metra Station)

Joan Sponsors Event for Family Focus in Evanston

Joan has assembled a panel of experts to talk about how we can support Illinois’ forgotten children including those benefitting from Family Focus services.  Discussion will also offer idea on how to get involved in fostering children.

Date: Thursday, October 11th, 2018

Time: 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Place:  Family Focus, 2010 Dewey Avenue, Evanston

North Shore Jewish Community Candidate Forum

NCJW Chicago North Shore is once again partnering with over 25  synagogues, Jewish communal groups, and day schools to host a candidate forum at Congregation BJBE.  Come meet and hear from the federal and state candidates in our area, including the candidates for Congress in the 9th and 10th congressional districts, as they address the hottest issues facing our country, our neighborhoods, and our Jewish community.

Date:  Sunday, Oct 14th, 2018

Time: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Place:  B’Nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim, 1201 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield

Reservations are not required.

Election Day — VOTE FOR JOAN!

Vote for Joan for State Senate!

Tuesday, November 6th is Election Day!

Polls are open from 6:00 am – 7:00 pm

Please contact the campaign at if you do not know where to vote. Be sure to supply your address so we can look it up.