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Animal Education and Rescue is offering kids ages 8-12 a day at the vet. Participants will learn what happens on a daily basis at an animal hospital. The event will take place Sunday, Feb. 3 from 3 to 5 p.m. at Townline Animal Hospital, 555 E. Townline Road in Vernon Hills. Registration is required.
Music and art classes are available for children and adults.
All of our schools earned either an Exemplary or Commendable Designation on the 2018 Illinois School Report Card! These are the top two designation rankings from the Illinois State Board of Education. Our designations reflect the following achievements: Two of our schools (Hawthorn Elementary North and Hawthorn Middle School North) are performing in the top… Continue Reading Hawthorn District 73 Schools Earn Exemplary and Commendable ESSA Designations from the Illinois State Board of Education
Hawthorn School District 73’s Board of Education has scheduled a meeting for residents interested in becoming members of the Board of Education. The meeting will take place on Monday, November 12, at 6 p.m. at the District Office, 841 West End Court, Vernon Hills, Illinois. The meeting is designed to allow community members an opportunity to… Continue Reading Meeting Scheduled for Potential Board Candidates
The Hawthorn School District 73 Board of Education is inviting the public to a series of information meetings on the two referenda questions that will appear on the November 6, 2018 ballot. The final meetings are as follows: Thursday, October 25, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Aspen Drive Library, 701 Aspen Drive, Vernon Hills, IL Friday, October… Continue Reading Hawthorn District 73 Schedules Referendum Information Meetings
The Key to 73 Hawthorn Education Foundation is planning OKTOBERFEST on October 19, 2018. Join us for a fun filled evening at Viper Alley in Lincolnshire from 6:30-10:30 p.m. Eat, drink, and socialize on behalf of District 73. This benefit will raise funds for learning experiences above and beyond, and event proceeds will be returned back to the schools through a grant process. If you are interested in being an… Continue Reading Join Us for Oktoberfest
The David Adler Music & Arts Center is offering a variety of classes for the fall.
Welcome to Epic Quest 2018! Buried within the walls of Cook Memorial Public Library and the Aspen Drive Library are untold treasures, valuable tools and artifacts dating from ancient through modern times which have been collected by warriors, scholars and adventurers. Discovering these hidden treasures will allow you to unlock the Wisdom of the Ages… Continue Reading Cook Memorial Public Library and Aspen Drive Library Present Epic Quest
Cook Memorial Public Library and Hawthorn District 73 have teamed up to offer an early intervention screening. Participants will have a brief, one-on-one meeting to go through an age-specific questionnaire about appropriate development. Participants will leave with information on where their child is developmentally and suggested activities to support further growth. The event will take… Continue Reading Early Intervention Screening, October 1
Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) is a national network that hosts one-day conferences to encourage young women to pursue science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) careers. The program provides STEM role models and hands-on activities for middle school girls. The ultimate goal is to motivate girls to become innovative and creative thinkers ready to meet 21st… Continue Reading STEM Conference for Middle School Girls on September 29