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Events

Upcoming Events

  • Tue 27 Sep
    RSVP Closed
    Details
    Sep 27, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    Chicago, 6018 N Kenmore Ave, Chicago, IL 60660, USA
    Explore the healing potential of plants with Rev. Kim Crutcher in this workshop!
  • Oct 01, 1:00 PM – Oct 02, 2:00 PM
    SES Atrium, 6349 N Kenmore Ave, Chicago, IL 60660, USA
    EEC in partnership with the Community Air Research Experience (CARE) at Loyola University Chicago, would like to invite you to a poster presentation session on “Summer 2022 Air Quality Results” at Loyola’s School of Environmental Sustainability.
  • Oct 08, 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM
    Zion, 100 Shiloh Blvd, Zion, IL 60099, USA
    Edgewater stewards & volunteers, join us for a workday exchange. We'll be collecting seeds at Hosah Park to bring back to the local natural area!
  • Thu 13 Oct
    Oct 13, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    Zoom
    EEC meets on the second Thursday of every month, so members of the group and the public can share action items, project updates, and other announcements. It's a friendly space to introduce yourself and get connected!
  • Multiple Dates
    RSVP
    Oct 15, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Vedgewater Community Garden, 6300 N Broadway, Chicago, IL 60660, USA
    Join us for cleaning and weeding in Edgewater's largest community garden! Home to communal areas including "The Commons" and Grow To Give plots with harvest donations going to the Edgewater Mutual Aid Network and Care for Real.
  • Oct 15, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    Chicago, 6300 N Broadway, Chicago, IL 60660, USA
    Coming together to learn and work with seeds as a community.
  • Thu 20 Oct
    Oct 20, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Chicago, 6018 N Kenmore Ave, Chicago, IL 60660, USA
    Learn to sew and repair knit and woven fabrics with Nandi Duszynski and local Scrap Squad artists!
  • Oct 22, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Chicago, W Hollywood Ave, Chicago, IL 60660, USA
    A garden tour to visit Parkways for Pollinator's gardens; for fun plus to build skills around plant ID and seed collection!
  • Oct 27, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Zoom
    An opportunity to connect with the EEC community; to share about yourself, your passions, and how you may want to be involved with EEC, and receive an orientation to the organization - how we work and take action together - as well as meet leadership.
  • Oct 29, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Chicago, 6300 N Broadway, Chicago, IL 60660, USA
    Learn how to care for your soil and future garden by taking some simple steps to prepare your garden for winter. Your garden will thank you!
  • Multiple Dates
    RSVP
    Oct 30, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Cook County, Kathy Osterman Beach, Illinois 60660, USA
    Join friends and neighbors to help clean up and restore the natural area at Hollywood (aka Osterman) Beach. Bring your own water bottle and dress for the weather with closed-toe shoes. All ages and experience levels welcome! Enjoy a swim and an afternoon at the beach afterward.
  • Sat 05 Nov
    Nov 05, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Fire Department Co. 70 Parking Lot, 6040 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60660, USA
  • Thu 10 Nov
    Nov 10, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM CST
    Zoom
    EEC meets on the second Thursday of every month, so members of the group and the public can share action items, project updates, and other announcements. It's a friendly space to introduce yourself and get connected!
  • Nov 17, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Gathering for seed stewards to save seeds for the Parkways for Pollinators Project.

Calendar

September 2022
Sun
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
28
10:30 AM
Hollywood Beach Stewardship Day (2022)
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
6:30 PM
EEC Monthly Meeting
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
5:30 PM
Vedgewater Community Garden Work Day
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
10:30 AM
Hollywood Beach Stewardship Day (2022)
26
27
6:30 PM
Herbalism Workshop
28
29
30
1
1:00 PM
Community Air Research Experience - Summer 2022 Research Results
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
1:00 PM
Seed Collection at Hosah Park, Zion IL