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Washington Park Tree In Festival on Oct. 18th!

Please do join us for our next Tree In!  On Oct. 18th, we will meet in the Washington Park arboretum, in the picnic area in the northwest corner of the Park (near MLK Drive and 51st St.) from 11-1, to celebrate the aesthetic and environmental significance of our beautiful trees!  Urban forester Mark Duntemann will […]

Sustainability Partners Wins Champions of Sustainability in Communities Award!

The Civic Knowledge Project’s Partnering for a Sustainable Chicago network (Sustainability Partners) has been honored with an award from the Sustainable Endowments Institute–we are one of their “Champions of Sustainability in Communities” for 2009!  Please visit to read all about the good news!  Needless to say, the “Partners” in Sustainability Partners are what made […]

Washington Park Nature Area Work Day!

Madiem KawaWashington Park Celebrate Autumn by Connecting with Nature September 20, 2008 Nature Area Volunteer Work Day 9am until Noon (come when you can) Meet in the parking lot of the field house 5531 S. Martin Luther King Drive tools, gloves & refreshments are included but bring a friend Contact the site steward: Madiem @ […]

Welcome Arts and Environment Friends!

A very warm welcome to the crowd from Making Connections: Arts and the Environment!  Please do feel free to use this blog and our listserv to continue your networking!  You can add comments to this post, or , if you would prefer, send a post to Bart Schultz (at to put up on this […]

57th St. Beach Clean Up! Sept. 20th!

PLEASE PARTICIPATE! ANNUAL SEPTEMBER ADOPT-A-BEACH EVENT Who: You, your family, friends, business, school or community group What: Pick up trash and record what you find Where: 57th St. Beach/Hyde Park When: Saturday, September 20th, 2008, 9 am to noon Why: To help insure our beaches are clean for all generations How: Register on-line at […]


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