Lake County in 60 Seconds
Rotary fund-raiser Friday night:
The Wauconda-Island Lake Rotary will host its annual spring fundraiser Friday night at Four Winds Golf Course, 23110 East Route 176, in Mundelein. A cash bar opens at 6 p.m., with dinner served at 7 p.m. Evening activities will include a live band, silent auction and raffles. The Wauconda-Island Lake Rotary awards scholarships for graduating high school seniors, provides financial support for the literacy program at the Wauconda Township Library and contributes money to the area food pantry, among other projects. Tickets for the fund-raiser can be purchased at the door.
Vernon Hills tree sale:
Vernon Hills residents are invited to the village's annual Arbor Day tree sale at 9 a.m. until noon May 11 at the public works department, 490 Greenleaf Drive. Village staff and certified arborists hand selected an assortment of trees that will grow well in this area. All trees are 3 feet to 4 feet tall and sell for $10. Sales of the trees, which include Cinnamon Bark Birch, Service Berry and Swamp White Oak, are limited to two trees per resident or 10 trees per homeowners association. …