Events

This calendar contains events that are sponsored or supported by Citizens’ Greener Evanston (CGE) or that are relevant to the local sustainability community. All events are open to the public and are in Evanston unless otherwise specified.

December

North Shore Mosquito Abatement District Meeting
When: Thursday, Dec. 3, 9:00-10AM
Where: 117 Northfield Road, Northfield.

Environment Board Meeting
When: Thursday, Dec. 8 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Where: Room 2402, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

City Council meeting – benchmarking
When: Monday, Dec. 12, 7:00
Where: City Council Chamber, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

Edible Evanston Committee meeting
When: Wednesday, Dec. 14, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Where: Room 2402, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

CGE Energy Committee meeting
When: Wednesday, Dec. 14, 7:30-9:00 p.m.
Where: Room 2403, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

CGE Board Meeting
When: Wednesday, Dec. 21, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Room 2402, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

Transportation Committee Meeting
When: Monday, Dec. 12, 7:30
Where: Room 2404, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

Winter Tree Walk
When: Sunday, December 18, 1:00-1:30 pm
Where: North side of Isabella between Asbury and Girard.
Meet Libby Hill, steward of Perkins Woods and author of The Chicago River, who will share some of the history and ecology of what was once known as the Big Woods.

January

North Shore Mosquito Abatement District Meeting
When: Thursday, Jan. 5, 7:00-8 p.m.
Where: 117 Northfield Road, Northfield.

Edible Evanston Committee meeting
When: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Where: Room 2402, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

CGE Energy Committee meeting
When: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 7:30-9:00 p.m.
Where: Room 2403, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

Environment Board Meeting
When: Thursday, Jan. 12, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Where: Room 2404, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

CGE Board Meeting
When: Wednesday, Jan. 18, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Room 2402, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

Transportation Committee Meeting
When: Monday, Jan. 9, 7:30
Where: Room 2404, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

Green Drinks: Environmental Justice discussion
When: Wednesday, January 25, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Where: The Celtic Knot, 626 Church St.

February

Transportation Committee Meeting
When: Monday, Feb. 2, 7:30
Where: Room 2404, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

Edible Evanston Committee meeting
When: Wednesday, Feb. 8, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Where: Room 2402, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

CGE Energy Committee meeting
When: Wednesday, Feb. 8, 7:30-9:00 p.m.
Where: Room 2403, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

Environment Board Meeting
When: Thursday, Feb. 9, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Where: Room 2404, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

North Shore Mosquito Abatement District Meeting
When: Thursday, Feb. 9, 7:00-8 p.m.
Where: 117 Northfield Road, Northfield.

CGE Board Meeting
When: Wednesday, Feb. 15, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Room 2402, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

March

North Shore Mosquito Abatement District Meeting
When: Thursday, March 2, 7:00-8 p.m.
Where: 117 Northfield Road, Northfield.

Edible Evanston Committee meeting
When: Wednesday, March 8, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Where: Room 2402, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

CGE Energy Committee meeting
When: Wednesday, March 8, 7:30-9:00 p.m.
Where: Room 2403, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

Environment Board Meeting
When: Thursday, March 9, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Where: Room 2404, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

Transportation Committee Meeting
When: Monday, March 13, 7:30
Where: Room 2404, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

CGE Board Meeting
When: Wednesday, March 15, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Room 2402, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

Green Drinks – “Food Forests and Permaculture in Evanston”
Where: Celtic Knot, 626 Church St.
When: Wednesday, March 29, 6:30-8 p.m.

April

North Shore Mosquito Abatement District Meeting
When: Thursday, April 6, 7:00-8 p.m.
Where: 117 Northfield Road, Northfield.

Transportation Committee Meeting
When: Monday, April 10, 7:30
Where: Room 2404, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

Edible Evanston Committee meeting
When: Wednesday, April 12, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Where: Room 2402, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

CGE Energy Committee meeting
When: Wednesday, April 12, 7:30-9:00 p.m.
Where: Room 2403, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

Environment Board Meeting
When: Thursday, April 13, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Where: Room 2404, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

CGE Board Meeting
When: Wednesday, April 19, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Room 2402, Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave.

Green Drinks – “Our Urban Forest”
When: Wednesday, April 26, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Where: The Celtic Knot, 626 Church St., Evanston

May

Evanston Green Ball
Each year the Evanston Environmental Association (EEA) and the City of Evanston present the Evanston Green Ball, where supporters of green causes gather, converse, eat, drink and dance the night away. Proceeds benefit programming and operations at the Evanston Ecology Center.
When: May 2017, 7-10:30 p.m.
Where: Levy Senior Center, 300 Dodge Ave., Evanston

June

Custer Street Fair
Every year CGE has a booth with educational materials and activities.
When: June 2017, 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Where: Main St. between Sherman and Custer St.