Green Community Connections: Tues, Sept 7, 2010

A notice about a local group interested in sustainably minded getting together shared with us by Sally Stoville and Dick Alton, Root-Riot Regulars at Harambee. – Amy + Seamus ________________________________________________________________ Green Community Connections: a forum for sustainability advocates Tuesday, September 7, 2010 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM Hassler Hall at Euclid Avenue United Methodist Church…

Free Movie Tonight! Tues, Aug 10th

You’re invited to the free green carpet movie premiere of Carbon Nation, a documentary on climate change solutions that the Huffington Post says is “entertaining, endearing and exceptional.” Join the Chicago Climate Action Plan team this Tuesday, August 10 for a celebration recognizing the cast, producers and local climate heroes for their efforts in tackling…

iPhone Garden App for Math Challenged Gardeners

Haven’t tried it but thought this looked interesting. For the math challenged gardeners among us, there’s an app for that. The Garden Buddy iPhone garden app features a number of handy calculators as well as useful planting information. Using the native GPS location services on the iPhone, it provides location-based real…

Providence Baptist Church Farmers Market

Hi Everyone, Ms. Jones of the Harambee garden is inviting anyone from Root riot to participate in a farmers market that is being held at the Original Providence Baptist Church located at 515 S. Pine, Chicago, IL 60644.  (Just a few The market will be taking place this Saturday from 9am until Noon and all…

West Side Garden Tour

On Saturday, July 31, members of Root- Riot Harambee joined the Austin Green Team’s tour of several community gardens on Chicago’s west side. The Austin Green Team, in partnership with such organizations as lNeighborSpace http://www.neighbor-space.org and Greencorps Chicago greencorps@cityofchicago.org, has created amazing and beautiful gardens in what were often abandoned, crime ridden, debris filled, and…