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Before the Flood Screening at Evanston Library – October 22nd

Attend a free screening of this riveting documentary from Academy Award-winning filmmaker Fisher Stevens and actor, environmental activist, and U.N. Messenger of Peace Leonardo DiCaprio. Before the Floodpresents a dramatic account of the changes now occurring around the world due to climate change. Most importantly, the film outlines the actions that we as individuals and as a society can take to prevent the disruption of life on our planet – a topic to be followed up on in discussion.
Where: Evanston Public Library Community Room
 Sunday, Oct. 22nd2-4 p.m.

Winter Chilly Fest – Sat. & Sun. Feb. 7 & 8

Winter Fun Under the Stars & A Cozy Indoor Chili Dinner
Emily Oaks Nature Center, Skokie Park District
Saturday, February 7th & Sunday, February 8th
4:00 -8:00 p.m.

Outside snow and ice games, snowshoeing & hayrides thru the woodland, marshmallow roasting by the campfire, and ice skating on the pond (weather permitting).  A delicious chili dinner in a rustic room by the fire overlooking the woods and pond.

General Admission to outdoor activities without dinner: $6.00/person
General Admission with chili dinner*
Adult Child (under 10 years)
Reserve by Feb.6th $10 $8.00
Reserve after Feb, 6th $12 $10.00
*limited number of tickets for reserved dinner times.
dinner includes vegetarian or turkey chili with toppings, cornbread, apple juice, coffee and dessert. Turkey hots available for children.
*For dinner reservations call (847) 677-7001

The Wild & Scenic Film Festival – Fridays Feb. 6 & 20

1724326_1040060906009934_4503092900638230124_nThe Wild & Scenic Film Festival
7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6 and Feb. 20
Evanston Ecology Center

It’s a great (low-cost) night out–and you get to see the nation’s best eco films. Hope to see you there!

Get tickets here: http://l.facebook.com/l/dAQFKDZfZAQHT17sYBtYk1SOCgQyDdWd7VWB5CdX2WV_T2A/ow.ly/Ig84q