Community Programs & Services
CLC Is Part of Your Community
- Academic Programs
Explore the educational options at CLC.
- College Readiness
Information to help families and students, from elementary through high school age, be successful at CLC or any college.
- Life-long Learning
Programs for professional development, personal enrichment, youth and seniors.
- John C. Murphy Memorial Library
The Library has more than 108,000 books, 675 periodicals and an extensive media collection in addition to an open computer lab and Learning Assistance Center.
- School Outreach Programs
The college supports several outreach programs for every grade level.
Court Programs and Support Services
- 19th District Circuit Court Programs
Court-ordered programs, including defensive driving courses, are offered through our Workforce and Professional Development Institute Judicial Services.
- Family Violence Coordinating Council
Family Violence Prevention trainings and resources on topics including domestic violence, child abuse, elder abuse and sexual assault.
- Women's Center
The Women's Center serves the unique needs of the college's female students, staff and community members by providing a safe physical location and support services.
Arts and Entertainment
- Events at CLC
- Performing Arts Events
The James Lumber Center serves as a venue for professional touring events; performances for school groups; college theatre, music and dance, children's events and more!
- Robert T. Wright Community Gallery of Art
The gallery is committed to displaying the works of Illinois artists and increasing the visibility of nationally known artists in Lake County.
- Make Music at CLC
CLC's bands and choirs invite you to join.
- Willow Review
Willow Review is a non-profit journal published annually at the College of Lake County.
Health and Wellness
Resources for Job Seekers
News & Announcements
Joel Sheesley, Noah, 2012, oil on canvas.
Nov. 15 - Dec. 15
Opening Reception - Friday, Nov. 15, 7-9 p.m.
Joel Sheesley is a painter who lives in the suburbs of Chicago. He graduated with a BFA in painting and drawing from Syracuse University School of Art, and from the University of Denver School of Art with an MFA in painting and printmaking. He teaches art at Wheaton College. His work has been exhibited at the Chicago Cultural Center and in other cities across the country. Sheesley received an Illinois Arts Council Fellowship in 2002. In 2008, his painting was the subject of a major retrospective exhibition at the Brauer Museum of Art at Valparaiso University.
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College & Community News
Feb. 22: Beverly Crawford, Janet Sutton and the Voices of Acme to perform at CLC’s 30th Annual Salute to Gospel Music program
Music Department presents holiday concerts
CLC mourns passing of Founding Trustee James Lumber