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Urban Wildlife

Lincoln Park Zoo staff comes to the Wilmette Library on Saturday, February 13 at 11 am. Come away with ideas on how to share space with our urban wildlife neighbors. [Read More…]

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Going Green Matters 2016

The GGW team is hard at work planning our 10th annual environmental fair. Going Green Matters will be held at the Michigan Shores Club at 911 Michigan Avenue in Wilmette on March 13th from 12pm – 5pm. … [Read More...]

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The Magic of Tidying Up

More than thirty people from five communities gathered recently at Go Green Wilmette’s Green Tea to discuss the book The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up. We talked about all our stuff – why we have so much and how to recycle, repurpose and donate it. [Read More…]

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What is the best way to attract wildlife to my backyard?

Most of us love our local wildlife and are excited to see deer, coyotes or fox near our homes.  The internet has abundant videos of adorable looking wild animals enjoying suburban back yards but it is important to remember that feeding wild animals – no matter how cute or hungry they may seem – can often result in more harm than good. [Read More…]

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