Home|News|Events|Contact Us| Text Size Increase TextDecrease Text
Brought to you by the Park Ridge Public Library
Bookmark Share Print Page

Events - Details

VIEW: summary | month | week | day | details
 
 
 
September 2012
S M T W T F S
01
02 03 04 05 06 07 08
09 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Hands-On Sustainability in Our Community

07:30 PM - 09:00 PM

St. Mary's Episcopal Church
306 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

(847) 823-4126


St. Mary's Episcopal Church is presenting five programs on "Hands-On Sustainability: What Can You Do Today to Effect Change?" At 7:30 pm on September 19, October 2, October 10, October 17 and October 24. Information regarding home energy efficiency, organic lawn care, green interior design, composting, and recycling to reduce our carbon footprints. Child care available. For more information, go to the website for St. Mary's Church

HANDS-ON SUSTAINABILITY IN OUR COMMUNITY
What can you do today to effect change?
 
September 19
Do-It-Yourself Home Energy Audit
Assess your home's energy efficiency, and make it energy efficient with
simple, common sense improvements
John Porterfield or Cheryl Pomeroy, EZing, Inc.
 
October 2
Getting the Ideal Lawn-Naturally
Learn how to maintain a healthy lawn without toxic pesticides or synthetic fertilizers whether you maintain your own lawn or use a service
Rachel Rosenberg, Safer Pest Control Project
 
October 10
Designing Green in a Brown World
Eco-conscious interior design of your home or office
Hilary Sopata, interior visions designs
 
October 17
Composting With or Without Worms
Benefits of recycling by outdoor composting and vermicomposting
Stephanie Davies, Urban Worm Girl
 
October 24
Choose to be GREENer- Know Your Options
Products, habits to reduce our carbon footprint
Mary Allen, Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County
 
 
All presentations begin at 7:30 pm
at St. Mary's Episcopal Church
306 S. Prospect Avenue, Park Ridge.
 
Child care available.
 
 
For more information, please contact the parish office at 847-823-4126 or at office@stmarysparkridge.org
 
St. Mary's Episcopal Church
306 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, IL 60068
(847) 823-4126
 

Export to Outlook

 
 
Park Ridge Library 20 S. Prospect Avenue Park Ridge, IL 60068|Phone: 847-720-3202|Fax: 847-825-0001|Contact Us
Park Ridge Community Network ©2019 Park Ridge Library|Design and development by Americaneagle.com|Privacy Policy|Terms & Conditions|Site Map Facebook Twitter