Thursday, October 25, 7:00 pm, Lake Forest College

Listen to a conversation between Christina Baker Kline and Dr. Joshua Corey, Associate Professor of English at Lake Forest College, as they discuss A Piece of the World, the writing process, and more. Q&A session to follow. Please register for this free event.

Friday, October 26, 10:00 am, Lake Forest Library

Enjoy light refreshments as Christina Baker Kline discusses her writing and her novels in the intimate surroundings of the Library, followed by a Q&A session. Please register for this free event.


Friday, October 26, 6:00 pm, Lake Forest Book Store

Christina Baker Kline wraps up her visit to Lake Forest with a book signing at Lake Forest Book Store. To register, call the bookstore at 847.234.4420.



Tuesday, October 2, 7:00 pm, Lake Forest Library

Shopping for fish and seafood while practicing good stewardship of our planet can be confusing. Join Sunset Food's Director's of Seafood and Deli and learn how to be a responsible consumer. We will sample delicious seafood and learn some new ways to prepare fish. Register for this free event.

Thursday, October 4, 6:30 pm, Lake Forest Library

Create a landscape painting inspired by Andrew Wyeth's Christina's World. Register for this free event.


Loving Vincent (Film)

Sunday, October 7, 2:00 pm, Lake Forest Library

Enjoy the world's first fully-painted feature film, which involved painting 65,000 frames! No registration necessary.

Wednesday, October 10, 7:00 pm, Lake Forest Library

Explore artist Frida Kahlo's life in this non-fiction discussion of Frida by Hayden Herrera. No registration necessary.

Thursday, October 11, 7:00 pm, Lake Forest Library

Dive into The Poacher's Son, a mystery set in the woods of rural Maine. No registration necessary.


Book Discussion at The Gallery

Wednesday, October 17, 7:00 pm, The Gallery

Discuss A Piece of the World in the artsy atmosphere of The Gallery while enjoying delicious appetizers.

Thursday, October 18, Noon, Lake Forest Library

Discuss the Lake Forest Reads: Ragdale 2018 title, A Piece of the World with renowned book reviewer and discussion leader, Judy Levin. No registration necessary.

Christina's World Movie Viewing

Sunday, October 21, 7:00 pm, Gorton Community Center

Capturing the luminous beauty of the Maine seacoast, this visually stunning documentary-and winner of four Emmys- brings Christina Olson to life. Learn about Christina through interviews with her family and friends, and photos from the Olson family. Please register for this free event.

Monday, October 22, 7:00 pm, Lake Forest Library

Cook a delicious dish from New England Open House Cookbook by Sarah Leah Chase, then bring it to share with the group. No registration necessary.


Andrew Wyeth and the Beauty of Maine

Tuesday, October 23, 10:30 am, Dickinson Hall Senior Center

Debra Levie discusses Maine-area artists, particularly the painter Andrew Wyeth. This presentation includes stunning visuals of Maine. Call Dickinson Hall at 847.234.2209 to register.