Please join Kathy Haerr of Local Green Connect and Elgin Green Drinks as well as dozens of people in various Green Groups and Organizations in the area for our
First Annual "Illinois and Region Green Groups Gathering"
Connect with the members of a wide variety of Regional and Local Green Groups and Organizations. We are creating a Coalition to empower our oneness and secure Sustainable collaborations.
Enjoy a private room on Navy Pier (sponsored by Chicago Events)
One complimentary glass of wine (sponsored by barefoot Wine and Bubbly)
Appetisers ( Sponsored by Veolia Environmental Services).
We'll have plenty of time for socializing, creating partnerships and collaborations as well as enjoying 3 short yet powerful presentations:
Jack Pizzo, owner of Pizzo Ecological Restoration
"Our Shared Environment"
Milton Dixon, Permaculturist
"Closer to our Food"
Scott Jasinski and Emmy Riley of SEDAC
(Smart Energy Design Assistance Center)
"What can SEDAC do for you?"
If you have time to come an hour or two early you can also get reduced admission into Chicago Flower & Garden Show ($12 instead of $17)--only if you rsvp for Gathering.
If you do attend the show come visit us and the Conservation Foundation in Garden #18 " Conservation at Home" ~the sustainable yard~ and also check out Openlands large garden exhibit which is also a sustainable garden design.
Please pass this forward to all members of you groups as well as any people in any local green group or organization that you know.
When & Where
Local Green Connect
Bringing all the Green Groups together in the region as a coalition.