“Al Capone and the 1933 World's Fair” author presentation; 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Bloomington Public Library Community Room; author William Hazelgrove; books for sale and signing after program.
Distinguished Lecture for the College of Arts and Sciences; 7 p.m. Tuesday, Old Main Room, Bone Student Center, Illinois State University, Normal; speaker: Laura Vogel, professor of immunology, on “A fantastic voyage: B cells, the unsung heroes of the immune system.”
Chief's Focus Meeting; 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Osborn Room, Bloomington Police Department; with Bloomington Police Chief Brendan Heffner; topics: K-9 unit with K-9 officers Justin Shively and Jeff Widmer and their dogs, Lex and Roscoe; and questions.
Author Gene Luen Yang; 7-8 p.m. Wednesday, Normal Public Library; speaker is former national ambassador for young people’s literature.
“Teaching Digitally Minded Students”; 7 p.m. Wednesday, Hansen Student Center, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington; speaker: Carlos Asarta, director of Center for Economic Education and Entrepreneurship and associate professor of economics at the University of Delaware; Robert S. Eckley Lecture Series in Economics.