How did the economic experts fare in terms of their 2011 predictions and what do they expect this year? Both questions will find answers when two Forest Lake financial advisers meet the public at Forecast 2012: Past & Present. Dave Purdy and Chad Olson of Wealth Management Midwest, LLC, 20 N. Lake St., will host the financial report at 7 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 9 at Vannelli’s by the Lake, 55 S. Lake St. The evening begins at 6:30 with registration and hors d’oeuvres. To RSVP for the event, please call Sarah at 651-464-2664 or email [email protected] prior to Monday, Feb. 6. The event is free to the public and no products will be discussed in the specific or generic.