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Local Residents

Local Residents... Welcome to Lake Forest College

  • Take front row seats at a visiting lecture
  • Satisfy that itch to learn and head to class
  • Join the Foresters at our gym
  • Cheer top Division III athletes on the field, on the court, in the pool, or at the rink
  • Be stirred by a favorite play, musical, concert, or art installation
  • Be a career mentor for our students or hire them within your organization
  • Host your event at the College
  • Make a donation

Questions? Email Brenda Dick, dick@lakeforest.edu

Upcoming events that are open to the public

Friday, July 12

  • Jul
    12
    :
    8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.: Open House for High School and Transfer Students
    Learn what makes Lake Forest unique on campus and in the community. Explore the unique campus offerings including connection with Chicago, flexibility of majors and minors, and superb career preparation and placement.

Monday, August 5

  • Aug
    5
    :
    12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.: Open House for High School and Transfer Students
    Learn what makes Lake Forest unique on campus and in the community. Explore the unique campus offerings including connection with Chicago, flexibility of majors and minors, and superb career preparation and placement.

Friday, August 30

Saturday, August 31

Tuesday, September 3

Wednesday, September 4

Saturday, September 7

Wednesday, September 11

Saturday, September 14

  • Sep
    14
    :
    1:00 p.m.: Football vs. Grinnell (Heroes Day and FANATIC Event)
    Come support our Forester football team as they take on Grinnell at 1:00 PM. Heroes of Lake Forest and the surrounding community will be recognized at halftime of the game. Fanatics are welcomed to join for a giveaway and food!
  • Sep
    14
    :
    4:30 p.m.: Women’s Soccer vs. MSOE
    Come support our Forester Women’s Soccer Team as they take on MSOE at 4:30 PM.

Sunday, September 15

Wednesday, September 18

  • Sep
    18
    :
    10:30 a.m.: Fall Community Lecture Series
    An annual series of lectures by Lake Forest College faculty designed for adults in the community.
  • Sep
    18
    :
    7:00 p.m.: Volleyball vs. Elmhurst
    Come support our Forester Volleyball Team as they take on Elmhurst at 7:00 PM.

Friday, September 20

  • Sep
    20
    :
    4:30 p.m.: Cross Country’s Forester Invitational (FANATIC Event)
    Come support our Forester Cross Country team as they compete in their only home competition, the Forester Invitational meet, at 4:30 PM at Foss Park in North Chicago. Fanatics are invited to ride in the Fan Bus to the course and back!
  • Sep
    20
    :
    7:00 p.m.: Volleyball vs. Benedictine
    Come support our Forester Volleyball Team as they take on Benedictine College 7:00 PM.

Saturday, September 21

Tuesday, September 24

  • Sep
    24
    :
    4:00 p.m.: Men’s Soccer vs. Wheaton
    Come support our Forester Men’s Soccer Team as they take on Wheaton College at 4:00 PM.

Wednesday, September 25

  • Sep
    25
    :
    1:00 p.m.: Fall Community Lecture Series
    An annual series of lectures by Lake Forest College faculty designed for adults in the community.

Saturday, September 28

Sunday, September 29

Click here to view a full list of events.