Mass shootings capture news headlines, but how does gun violence impact a local community? The League of Women Voters of Lake Forest/Lake Bluff Area will present a forum featuring experts in diverse fields affected by gun violence on Sunday, November 11. The event starts at 2 pm at First Presbyterian Church (700 N. Sheridan Road, Lake Forest). Featured speakers include:
The panel will provide guidance and practical steps to help individuals and families understand the local context of gun violence and work toward a safer community.
The event is free and open to the public.
We have compiled a list of resources and additional reading on this topic here.