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The public is invited to attend A Panel of Experts: Responding to Islam in the Chicago suburbs this weekend.
The first panel will convene at 7 p.m. today at the Christian Liberty Academy in Arlington Heights.
At 10 a.m. Saturday, the panel will meet at the Grace for Life Church in Naperville. And at 6 p.m. Sunday, the Stone Church in Orland Park will host the group.
The panel will include Philip Haney, a counter-terrorism expert and the founding member of the Department of Homeland Security, as well as the author of "See Something, Say Nothing"; Anni Cyrus, who was a child bride and abused spouse in her homeland of Iran; and Samya Johnson, who survived the civil war in Lebanon.
Admission is free but registration is required. It can be completed online at www.Illinoisfamil.org or over the phone at (708) 781-9328.