(Check out the Events EGG350 page HERE for details and photos of other happenings.)
Elgin Green Groups 350 meetings
3rd Monday of every month
Monthly EGG350 meeting:
May 17, 2021
Presentation by The Junkluggers.
Sharing personal green efforts.
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+1.512.647.1431 PIN: 2091805854#
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April 2021 (details here)
EGG350-specific notes included an upcoming “circular economy” webinar, renewable energy for all Kane County Forest Preserves, and looking ahead to the May EGG350 Monthly meeting, as well as a potential return to in-person meetings. The headline presentation was led by Jessica Beverly (Clean Energy Advocate for the Sierra Club Illinois Chapter), who discussed CEJA (Clean Energy Jobs Act).
March 2021 (details here)
This was a hybrid-style event. The first half hour featured EGG350-related notes about Elgin’s LED and a Solar Signup. Then, we attended the “Gardening with Natives” webinar.
February 2021 (details here)
SEE this Zoom Event link & our Facebook Event.
Trajectory Energy Partners provided a presentation on community solar and how Illinois residents and businesses can become community solar subscribers.
January 2021 (details here)
(related Facebook Event)
News about the Wood Wide Web, Recycling, Elgin Sustainability Commission, Illinois Environmental Council, Start In Your Yard, upcoming programs, and miscellaneous notes. Other agenda topics originally outlined: report from 350.org and regenerative gardening (take a look at the Dirt To Soil book here).
December 2020 (details here)
News from the Northern Kane County Wild Ones (including Kiss The Ground movie screening), about the Waste Recycling Team, and about EGG350. Other agenda topics originally outlined: regenerative agriculture, spring starts and climate emergency solution ideas.
November 2020 (details here)
Discussion topics were the basis, which also included news about an event and a county update (details here).
October 2020 (details here)
Dr. Don Wilkin shared the feature presentation.
September 2020 (details here)
Discussions about the climate emergency, SIYY and reports were among the topics.
Hawthorne Hill Nature Center
28 Brookside Dr
Elgin IL 60123