Oct
20
6:30 pm18:30

Should I Stay or Leave My Marriage?

  • Evanston Public Library

Have you thought about divorce but are unable to decide? Do you agonize whether the marriage is really over? Do  you fear whether you can handle it emotionally or financially? Are you staying because of the children?

 


Jul
21
6:30 pm18:30

Divorce & the Working Woman

  • Evanston Public Library

What to expect Legally & Financially, & How to Manage "Doing it All" 

This workshop will focus on the woman who is the primary breadwinner in the family or may be earning an income comparable to her spouse. We will discuss the new maintenance statute, who will be paying whom, how much can be expected to be paid and for how long.

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Mar
17
6:30 pm18:30

Divorce Math

  • Evanston Public Library

Assets, Liabilities & Your Budget

Once you make the decision to divorce and start the process, the second step is often all about the finances. Regardless of the approach you are using (mediation, collaborative or traditional) in this workshop we will uncover the mysteries surrounding the process of Divorce Math. Register Now >

Feb
17
6:30 pm18:30

What I Learned in My Divorce

  • Evanston Public Library

Real Women, Real Divorce Stories 

Join us for an evening of stories and open conversation from Blossoms (divorced women who used Lilac Tree services). Hear how and when they knew their marriage was over, how they went through the process, how their lives are now, and what they learned along the way. Register Now >

Jan
28
6:30 pm18:30

Client Meet & Mingle Night

  • Celtic Knot, Public House

New Year, New Tradition, New Connections! Join us at a Meet & Mingle Night for current and former Lilac Tree clients (Blossoms).

Start the New Year out on a positive foot and join other Blossoms by attending Lilac Tree’s first Meet & Mingle for a fun evening of connections, support and laughter.  Enjoy some delicious Irish food and libations (one drink ticket provided with reservations – cash bar available) and receive a ticket to win some fantastic prizes from local Evanston businesses.

This event is FREE thanks to our Generous Sponsors

Please RSVP to info@thelilactree.org or call 847-328-0313 to reserve your spot.  Space is limited so reservations required. Register Now >

Jan
14
6:30 pm18:30

Considering Your Divorce Path

  • Evanston Public Library

Traditional, Mediation or a Collaborative Approach. Which is best for you?
If you are contemplating or beginning the divorce process this workshop will explain the choices in divorce approaches and techniques, as well as what makes a good case and client for each approach. Followed by Q&A. Register now >