State Sen. Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant will be hosting her annual Summer Speaker Series to provide support for teens and recent high school graduates as they transition to their post-secondary education life.
The two remaining events will include a self-defense class and a session called “Freshman Year 101,” according to a news release.
The self-defense class will take place at 6:30 p.m. July 9. “Freshman Year 101” will be at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 8. Both events will take place at the Joliet Public Library branch, located at 3395 West Black Road in Joliet.
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“As our teens and high school graduates head to college, it is imperative that they know how to stay safe,” Bertino-Tarrant said. “This information series will help equip young adults with the tools to promote safe practices.”