Lake County
Association for Home and Community Education
Washington County

About Us:

Lake County HCE (founded in 1932) presently has 132 members and would like to invite any homemakers in Lake County and Cook County to the south to consider joining one of our HCE Units. All lessons and Special Events are informative and include information on current topics.

HCE enhances the lives of individuals and families through quality experiences, and encourages responsible leadership and service to the community.

Community outreach includes:
       Cancer comfort pillows
       Lake County Fair
       Lake County 4-H
       Literacy Program
       Operation Support Our Troops
       Project Linus
       Ronald McDonald House
       Winchester House

Upcoming Lessons for 2015

January 13  1:30 PM - The ABC's of GMO's
     (genetically modified foods)
March 10 1:30 PM - Mindfulness and Soul Care
     Offers ways to enjoy our lives more and reduce
     stress through a few simple practices
March 24 1:30 PM - Health Insurance for People 65 + Years
     A look at what Medicare covers, what
     supplements are available
April 20 1:30 PM - Eating Well as You Age
     You will learn which foods supply the nutrients
     that are especially important for us as we age
  Check back for further updates

Location of County Lessons:

University of Illinois Extension, 100 South U.S. Highway 45 in Grayslake. Call the Extension office for reservations or for more information, at (847) 223-8627

Contact: for membership

Betty Wertke, 2nd VP (815) 385-4243