Stand Up for Social Justice Vigil; 12:15-12:45 p.m. Tuesday, lawn of Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts, Bloomington; topic: Reunification of families at the border.
Natural Resource Extraction in Latin America: Society, Environment, and Politics Lecture Series; 4 p.m. Tuesday, Schroeder Hall, room 244, Illinois State University, Normal; speaker: Bret Gustafson; topic: “Fossil Capital and Revolutionary Affect: On Natural Gas and Political Fantasy in Bolivia.”
WGLT Community Conversation; 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Illinois State University Alumni Center, Normal; topic: youth mental health.
"Prohibition in McLean County (And How It Didn't Work)"; 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Gov. Fifer Courtroom, McLean County Museum of History, Bloomington; speaker: Candace Summers, director of education; sponsor: Irish Heritage Society.
Illinois State University Speaker Series; 7 p.m. Tuesday, Center for the Performing Arts Concert Hall, Illinois State University, Normal; speaker: F.W. de Klerk, former president of South Africa and Nobel Peace Prize winner, on “Bridging the Gap: Globalization Without Isolation.”
Tazewell County Genealogical and Historical Society; 7 p.m. Tuesday, Ehrlicher Research Center, Pekin; program: “Organizing Online Research” via live webinar by genealogist Michael John Neil; www.tcghs.org or 309-477-3044.
Teen Maker Wednesday; 4:30-6 p.m. Wednesday, Normal Public Library; ages 12-18; mint tin LED flashlights.