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Sunday, August 4

Why Drive Electric?

2:00 pm
Pollak Room AB

Learn what driving life is like from regular people who drive plug-in electric cars. Car owners from Chicago for Electric Vehicles describe the personal and environmental benefits of switching from gas to electric. They will answer all your electric car questions from a driver’s, not salesperson’s, perspective. Tour their electric car after the presentation.

Cosponsored by Go Green Northbrook

Tuesday, August 20

Environmental Book Club

7:00 pm
Civic Room

Read, learn, and discuss a variety economic, scientific, and ecological topics pertaining to the environment. Discussion facilitated by a Go Green Northbrook member.

This month we're discussing Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore by Elizabeth Rush. Pulitzer Prize finalist, Rising tells first-hand testimonials of individuals living through floods. From Florida to New York to San Francisco, communities around the country are adapting to severe hurricanes and superstorms. Named a Chicago Tribune Top Ten Book of 2018.