"S.O.S.! Sculpture Saves the Trees" with Margot McMahon

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Ten sculptors, including Margot McMahon from Oak Park, worked with Chicago Sculpture International and the Chicago Park District to keep dead trees from being removed by sculpting them. McMahon suspended 13 flying song birds and perched an owl on her Jackson Park tree along Lake Shore Drive south of 57th Street. These sculptures are supported by Mayor Rahm Emmanuel and the City of Chicago to bring attention to the number of trees expected to die over the next few years.

Location: 
Second Floor - Veterans Room
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GEMS: Girls Excelling in Math and Science

Friday, July 18, 2014 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Girls entering grades 4-7 are invited to join our fabulous new STEM club. We will dream big, get messy, tinker with tech, and engineer our own inventions together. Activities include Candy Bridges, Spa Science, Crazy Contraptions and more! Meet some friends and discover how science is a BLAST! Space is limited. Register beginning July 3. Find more information at gemsclub.org.

Location: 
Second Floor - Small Meeting Room
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