Along with sharing information about actions, goals, and solutions, Elgin Green Groups 350 strives to get involved with and encourage participation in area events.

If you or your organization have event(s) you’d like mentioned, or if you have photos of prior gatherings we can showcase below, please advise us via the Contact Form HERE. We’d be happy and honored to include your information on our Events EGG350 page.

UPCOMING

06/16/2021, Wednesday, 1p
Importance Of Native Plants
Host: The Conservation Foundation
Details: online event info

06/18/2021, Friday, 3p-7p
Elgin Farmers Market
Host: Downtown Neighborhood Association
Details: event info

06/20/2021, Sunday, 2:30p
EA CAN Meeting: zero waste
Host: Elgin Area Climate Action NOW
Details: email to elginareacan@gmail.com

06/21/2021, Monday, 6:30p
EGG350 meeting
Details:
Monthly EGG350 page

07/13/2021, Tuesday, 6p
Elgin Sustainability Commission Meeting
Host: City Of Elgin Sustainability
Details: meeting notices & agendas

07/24/2021, Saturday, 8a-12p
Summer Trash Drop Off
Host: City Of Elgin
Details: event info

09/18/2021, Saturday
It’s Our Fox River Day
Host: Friends Of The Fox River
Details: online event info

PAST

January-June 2021, Community Read
(originally mentioned, November 2020)

Hosts:
Northern Kane County Wild Ones
&
Gail Borden Public Library (GBPL)

See the Start In Your Yard website to learn about:
* the book
* online presentations
* online discussions
* the experts involved

The bookmark pictured to the right is available at:
GBPL
or
Al’s Cafe
or
Arabica Cafe

06/14/2021, Monday, 12p-1p
Chamber Music On The Fox
Host: Lords Park Zoo
Details: event info

06/12/2021, Saturday, 9a-12p
Shredding Event
Hosts: KCT Credit Union & Gail Borden Public Library
Details: event info

06/09/2021, Wednesday, 1p-2:30p
Crystal Creek Watershed Tour
Hosts: Fox River Ecosystem Partnership & Friends Of The Fox River
Details: event info

06/05/2021, Saturday, 8a-3p
Household Hazardous Waste Event: opportunity for ALL Illinois residents to clean out & properly dispose products from garages-basements, for FREE
Hosts: KCR, IEPA, Aurora, DuPage County
Details: event info PDF

06/04/2021, Friday, 2p
World Environment Day
Host: 350.org
Details: online event info

06/03/2021, Thursday, 7p-8:30p
Beyond The Green New Deal
Hosts: multiple
Details: online event info

05/27/2021, Thursday, 5p-7p
CEJA Phonebank
Host: Sierra Club Illinois Chapter
Details: online event page

05/27/2021, Thursday, 8p
Decarbonization Action Hour
Host: 350 Chicago
Details: event info

05/26/2021, Wednesday, 1p
Eco-Friendly Land Management
Hosts: The Conservative Foundation & Green Guerrilla
Details: online event info

05/22/2021, Saturday
Plant Sale
Hosts: GKCWO & Hawthorne Hill Nature Center
Details: event info

04/30/2021-05/03/2021, Friday-Monday
City Nature Challenge
Host: Chicago Wilderness
Details: online event info

04/29/2021, Thursday, 12p
Community Solar Webinar
Hosts: Chicago Area Peace Action & Trajectory Energy Partners
Details: online event page

04/24/2021, Saturday, 9a
Earth Day Clean Up
Host: S Elgin IL
Details: event page

04/24/2021, Saturday, 9a
Great American Cleanup
Host: Keep Northern IL Beautiful
Details: online event info

04/24/2021, Saturday, 10a-12p
Scavenger Hunt
Host: Hawthorne Hill Nature Center

04/01-23/2021, Thursday-Friday
Slash The Trash Challenge
Host: Boys & Girls Club Of Elgin
Details: event page

04/22/2021, Thursday, 7p
Native Plants For Shade Gardens
Host: Chicago Living Corridors & Barrington Area Library
Details: online event page

04/22/2021, Thursday, 7p
Plant Phenology & Climate Change
Host: Greater Kane County Wild Ones
Details: online event page

04/18/2021, Sunday, 12p-4p
FOTFR discussion & Enviroscape presentation
Hosts: Friends Of The Fox River & Elgin Public Museum
Details: event page

04/17/2021, Saturday, 9a-12p
Spring Cleanup: Elgin, Gail Borden
Host: Friends Of The Fox River
Details: event page

04/17/2021, Saturday, 9:30a-12p
Spring Cleanup: Elgin, Trout Park
Host: Friends Of The Fox River
Details: event page

04/15/2021, Thursday, 5:30p-7:30p
Trek With A Naturalist: Elgin IL
Host: Kane County Forest Preserve District
Details: online event info

04/14/2021, Wednesday, 12p-1:30p
Illinois Conservation Update
Hosts: Friends Of The Fox River & Fox River Ecosystem Partnership
Details: online event info

04/13/20201, Tuesday, 5:30p-6:30p
Communications Committee Meeting
Host: Friends Of The Fox River
Details: online event info

04/11/2021, Sunday, 12p-4p
Earth Month Presentation
Host: Elgin Public Museum
Details: event info

04/11/2021, Sunday, 2p
Rachel Carson story
Host: Elgin History Museum
Details: online event info

04/11/2021, Sunday, 3p
Spring Cleanup: Carpentersville IL
Host: Friends Of The Fox River
Details: event page

04/10/2021, Saturday, 9a-12p
Volunteer Work Days
Hosts: Elgin Allies & Hawthorne Hill Nature Center
Details: event page

03/28/2021, Sunday, 9a-10a
Nurtured by Nature: Elgin IL
Host: Kane County Forest Preserve District
Details: online event info

03/13/2021, Saturday, 10a-12p
Nature Scavenger Hunts
Host: Hawthorne Hill Nature Center
Details: online event page

03/13/2021, Saturday, 11a
“Kiss The Ground” movie showing
Host: The Conservation Foundation
Details: online event info

03/13/2021, Saturday, 12p
March Climate MeetUp
Host: Citizens Climate Lobby
Details: online event info

03/11/2021, Thursday, 2p-3p
Nature’s Best Hope Book Discussion
Host: Gail Borden Public Library
Details: online event info

03/10/2021, Wednesday, 1p
Native Stormwater
Host: The Conservation Foundation
Details: online event page

03/08/2021, Monday, 7p
Clean Energy Jobs Act Update
Host: Sierra Club IL Valley Of The Fox Group
Details: online event info

03/04/2021, Thursday, 9a-11:30a
Regenerative Agriculture Webinar
Host: Chicago Wilderness
Details: online event page

03/03/2021, Wednesday, 1p
Hidden Natural Treasures of IL
Host: The Conservation Foundation
Details: online event page

03/03/2021, Wednesday, 7p
Community Solar & President’s Solar Agenda
Host: Trajectory Energy Partners
Details: online event page

03/01/2021, Monday, 8a
Grand Opening
Host: The Junkluggers (Chicago NW Suburbs)
Details: FB Event page

02/28/2021, Sunday, 10a-11a
Nurtured by Nature: Batavia IL
Host: Kane County Forest Preserve District
Details: online event page

02/25/2021, Thursday, 4:30p-6:30p
Microplastic Madness film screening & discussion
Hosts: Seven Generations Ahead & Environmental Defenders of McHenry County
Details: online event page

02/24/2021, Wednesday, 2p-3p
Community Solar with Williamsfield Schools
Host: Trajectory Energy Partners
Details: online event page

02/18/2021, Thursday, 12p
Community Solar in IL
Host: Trajectory Energy Partners
Details: online event page

01/30/2021, Saturday, 10a-1p
Storytime Trail Hike
Host: Hawthorne Hill Nature Center
Details: see the Facebook Event HERE

01/28/2021, Thursday, 7p-8p
Electric Vehicle Revolution
Host: T&CPLD & FVEAA
Details: see virtual event info HERE

01/21/2021, Thursday, 7p-9p
Movie screening: Kiss The Ground
Host: Northern Kane County Wild Ones
Details: Facebook event

12/08/2020, Tuesday, 6p
Sustainability Commission
online: see details available HERE


2016, Midwest Break Free, BP Whiting
Learn more at MBF 2016 website HERE


2016, Save Our Illinois Land, Anti-Tar Sands
Learn more at SOIL website HERE