Evanston Green Ball Supports Ecology Center Green Programs




The sixth annual Evanston Green Ball, to be held from 7 to 10:30 p.m., May 20, will feature live music and offerings from the city’s finest eateries and breweries to fund Evanston Ecology Center environmental education programs, summer camps and new honeybee hives. The Green Ball will also include an exhibit of environmental artwork that will be available for purchase the night of the event.

        The ball is presented by the Evanston Environmental Association (EEA) and the city of Evanston. Event sponsors include the Archer-Patterson Family Foundation, The Mike Nowak Show, Evanston RoundTable, Natural Awakenings Chicago, Nature’s Perspective, Scott Simpson Builders and WinSol Power.

        A sitter service is available for parents. Preregistration is required; no drop-ins. For information, call
847-448-8256.

Early bird tickets are $60 for EEA members and $65 for non-members through Apr. 30, then $70 for EEA members and $75 for non-members. Friends of the Ecology Center tickets are also available for $100, and there is a special ticket price of $60 each for groups of five or more, including a bonus of one free ticket. Admission includes food, drinks and live entertainment. Location: Levy Center, 300 Dodge Ave., Evanston. To purchase tickets, visit EvanstonEnvironment.org/greenball.

 

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