Nov
15
7:00 PM19:00

SCWN Monthly Meeting – November 2019

Join our meeting in the Activities Room (lower level) of the La Grange Park Public Library.  Use the elevator to the right as you enter the lobby or the stairs directly beyond the checkout desk.

Presentations or open Meet & Greet sessions start at 7:00 pm.

NOTE:  Monthly meetings are not scheduled in January or July

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Oct
7
7:00 PM19:00

SCWN Monthly Meeting - October

Meetings are held in the upstairs Conference Room of the La Grange Park Public Library.  Use the elevator to the right as you enter the lobby or the stairs directly beyond the checkout desk.

Presentations or open Meet & Greet sessions start at 7:00 pm.

NOTE:  Meetings are not scheduled in January nor July


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Sep
14
12:00 PM12:00

Meet the Creek - 2019

Brookfield's Conservation Commission will again host its annual Meet the Creek event at Kiwanis Park Saturday, Sept. 14, noon to 4 pm. Information on ways residents can help the Salt Creek will be provided, advice concerning rain gardens, etc., will be available, and there will be a native plant sale.

Click here for information concerning canoeing on the creek and other activities.


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Sep
9
7:00 PM19:00

SCWN Monthly Meeting – September

Meetings are held in the upstairs Conference Room of the La Grange Park Public Library.  Use the elevator to the right as you enter the lobby or the stairs directly beyond the checkout desk.

Presentations or open Meet & Greet sessions start at 7:00 pm.

NOTE:  Meetings are not scheduled in January nor July

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Aug
5
7:00 PM19:00

SCWN Monthly Meeting – August

Join our meeting in the Activities Room (lower level) of the La Grange Park Public Library.  Use the elevator to the right as you enter the lobby or the stairs directly beyond the checkout desk.

Presentations or open Meet & Greet sessions start at 7:00 pm.

NOTE:  Meetings are not scheduled in January nor July

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Jun
8
9:00 AM09:00

Creek Cleanup - Elk Grove Village 2019

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The 25th annual spring cleanup will be held Saturday, June 8th.  Walk along the creek and pick up some trash or actually get in the water and clean up by pulling out things that do not belong.  Everyone is welcome — it's fun and it's free.  Folks with waders and canoes are especially needed.

Gather at 9:00 a.m. in the Elk Grove High School parking lot along the creek where you will be provided with garbage bags, gloves, and pick up sticks.  Dress for the weather and possible muddy conditions.

For more information call Nick Nikola at 847-828-1141 or email creekguy@att.net.

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Jun
3
7:00 PM19:00

SCWN Monthly Meeting – June

Join our meeting in the Activities Room (lower level) of the La Grange Park Public Library. Use the elevator to the right as you enter the lobby or the stairs directly beyond the checkout desk.

Presentations or open Meet & Greet sessions start at 7:00 pm.

NOTE:  Meetings are not scheduled in January or July

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May
18
9:00 AM09:00

Salt Creek River Sweep 2019

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Join efforts to keep trash and debris from accumulating in Salt Creek by participating in this cleanup event organized in cooperation with DuPage County River Sweep and Salt Creek Watershed Network.  The cleanup is being held in Lionwood Park, Edgebrook Road south of Irving Park Road in Wood Dale, Illinois. Additional Information can be obtained from Steve Krych:  phone (630) 400-0926.

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May
6
7:00 PM19:00

SCWN Monthly Meeting – May

This meeting will be held in the upstairs Conference Room of the La Grange Park Public Library.  Use the elevator to the right as you enter the lobby or the stairs directly beyond the checkout desk.

Presentations or open Meet & Greet sessions start at 7:00 pm.

NOTE:  Meetings are not scheduled in January or July

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Apr
1
7:00 PM19:00

SCWN Monthly Meeting – April

Join our meeting in the Activities Room (lower level) of the La Grange Park Public Library. Use the elevator to the right as you enter the lobby or the stairs directly beyond the checkout desk.

Presentations or open Meet & Greet sessions start at 7:00 pm.

NOTE: Meetings are not scheduled in January or July

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Mar
4
7:00 PM19:00

SCWN Monthly Meeting – March

Join our meeting in the Activities Room (lower level) of the La Grange Park Public Library.  Use the elevator to the right as you enter the lobby or the stairs directly beyond the checkout desk.

Presentations or open Meet & Greet sessions start at 7:00 pm.

NOTE: Meetings are not scheduled in January or July

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Feb
4
7:00 PM19:00

SCWN Monthly Meeting - February

The meeting will be held in the lower level Activity Room of the La Grange Park Public Library. Use the elevator to the right as you enter the lobby or the stairs directly beyond the checkout desk.

Presentations or open Meet & Greet sessions start at 7:00 pm.

NOTE: Meetings are not scheduled in January or July

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Nov
5
7:00 PM19:00

SCWN Monthly Meeting – November

This meeting will be held in the lower level Activity Room of the La Grange Park Public Library. Use the elevator to the right as you enter the lobby or the stairs directly beyond the checkout desk.

Presentations or open Meet & Greet sessions start at 7:00 pm.

NOTE: Meetings are not scheduled in January or July

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Oct
1
7:00 PM19:00

SCWN Monthly Meeting – October

This meeting will be held in the lower level Activity Room of the La Grange Park Public Library.  Use the elevator to the right as you enter the lobby or the stairs directly beyond the checkout desk.

Presentations or open Meet & Greet sessions start at 7:00 pm.

NOTE:  Meetings are not scheduled in January or July

 

 

 

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Sep
15
12:00 PM12:00

Meet the Creek – 2018

CELEBRATING BROOKFIELD"S 125th ANNIVERSARY
Kiwanis Park Picnic Pavilion

The day' s activities will include opportunities to take a 30-minute paddle on Salt Creek, interact with live reptiles courtesy of the Chicago Herpetological Society and view fish and other critters found in the Salt Creek.  A scavenger hunt and crafts will be available for kids. 

Canoeing is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Children riding in canoes must be 3 years or older and minors must accompanied by an adult.

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Sep
10
7:00 PM19:00

SCWN Monthly Meeting – September

This meeting will be held in the lower level Activity Room of the La Grange Park Public Library.  Use the elevator to the right as you enter the lobby or the stairs directly beyond the checkout desk.

September's agenda will include a statistical review of the past fiscal year (July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018).

Presentations or open Meet & Greet sessions start at 7:00 pm.

NOTE:  Meetings are not scheduled in January or July

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Aug
6
7:00 PM19:00

SCWN Monthly Meeting – August

Meetings are held in the upstairs Conference Room of the La Grange Park Public Library.  Use the elevator to the right as you enter the lobby or the stairs directly beyond the checkout desk.

Presentations or open Meet & Greet sessions start at 7:00 pm.

NOTE:  Meetings are not scheduled in January or July

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Jun
4
7:00 PM19:00

SCWN Monthly Meeting - June

Meetings are held in the upstairs Conference Room of the La Grange Park Public Library.  Use the elevator to the right as you enter the lobby or the stairs directly beyond the checkout desk.

Presentations or open Meet & Greet sessions start at 7:00 pm.

NOTE:  Meetings are not scheduled in January or July

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Jun
2
9:00 AM09:00

24th Annual Elk Grove Village Salt Creek Cleanup

The 24th annual Elk Grove Village Salt Creek cleanup will be held on Saturday, June 2nd, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.  Sponsored by Salt Creek Watershed Network, this year’s event will be hosted by Boy Scout Troop 95.

Meet at Elk Grove High School along Salt Creek at 9:00 a.m.  Dress appropriately for the weather and be sure to bring insect repellent.  Bags and gloves will be supplied after signing a waiver. This is completely a volunteer effort and no cost is involved.  All children are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult.

Direct inquiries before June 2 to Nick Nikola, 847-828-1141.  If you have any questions on the day of the clean up call Matthew Faughn at 224-522-2445.

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May
7
7:00 PM19:00

SCWN Monthly Meeting - May

Meetings are held in the upstairs Conference Room of the La Grange Park Public Library.  Use the elevator to the right as you enter the lobby or the stairs directly beyond the checkout desk.

Presentations or open Meet & Greet sessions start at 7:00 pm.

NOTE:  Meetings are not scheduled in January or July

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Apr
21
9:00 AM09:00

Salt Creek River Sweep 2018

———  PLEASE NOTE  ———

Due to inclement weather, this event has been rescheduled from the 14th of April to Saturday, April 21st.  All  other information given below remains unchanged.

Join efforts to keep trash and debris from accumulating in Salt Creek by participating in this cleanup event organized in cooperation with Salt Creek Watershed Network.  The cleanup is being held in Wood Dale, Illinois, and additional Information can be obtained from Steve Krych:  phone (630) 400-0926.

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Questions?  Email Steve

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Feb
5
7:00 PM19:00

SCWN Monthly Meeting - February

Meetings are held in the upstairs Conference Room of the La Grange Park Public Library.  Use the elevator to the right as you enter the lobby or the stairs directly beyond the checkout desk.

Presentations or open Meet & Greet sessions start at 7:00 pm.

-----   Note:  No meetings scheduled for January 2018   -----

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Oct
5
1:00 PM13:00

Lower Salt Creek Watershed-based Planning Meeting

The Lower Salt Creek Watershed-Based Plan is a project supervised by the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP).  More information about this organization and plan can be obtained at Lower Salt Creek Watershed-Based Plan.

This, the fourth in a series of public participation meetings, is scheduled to review and discuss:

                            BMPs submitted

                           Implementation Schedule

                            Interim Measurable Milestones

                            Criteria for Determining Success

                            Monitoring component

 

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Sep
11
7:00 PM19:00

SCWN Annual Meeting - September

Meetings are held in the upstairs Conference Room of the La Grange Park Public Library.  Use the elevator to the right as you enter the lobby or the stairs directly beyond the checkout desk.

Presentations or open Meet & Greet sessions start at 7:00 pm.  The agenda will include a statistical review of the past fiscal year (July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017).

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