We invite you to join us on Nov. 6 from 4 - 6pm for a Sunday late afternoon fundraiser at The Bottle Shop in downtown Wilmette. Your $35 ticket includes two hours of wine and socializing with hor d'oeuvres generously donated by … [Read More...]
Go Green Wilmette focuses this fall on making Wilmette and the north suburbs better places to walk and bike.
Nationally recognized active transportation expert Mark Fenton recently presented to 100 … [Read More...]
More than twenty people participated in a walk audit in Wilmette with Mark Fenton. (See story on the Active By Design Summit) Interested residents, active transportation advocates, Village trustees, planners, and engineers, and School District 39, Park District and Police Department representatives observed streets, traffic, crossings and intersections and discussed how to make Wilmette a better place to walk and bike.
The easiest way to improve your gas milage is to never, ever idle. Remind friends and family members to turn off their cars if they will be stopped for more than 30 seconds. Do not let your car run while checking texts and emails. Don’t waste gas and money by idling!
Join our Celebration of Harvest and Community! This year’s Hullabaloo will open with PUMPKINS! Not the bumpy, warty, or striped kind, but the perfect orange canvas for your very own Jack-o-Lantern. Get yours to[...]
A moving, inspiring, personal look at the vastly changing world of wildlife on planet earth as a result of human incursion, and the crucial work of animal and bird preservation across the globe being done[...]
Get better acquainted with bees, the buzzing friends that keep flowers blooming and crops producing fruit. Bob Bavirsha, Chicago Botanic Garden beekeeper, will talk about the amazing diversity of Illinois bees, their challenges, and the[...]