Five Events This Week in Winnetka, Glencoe, Northfield

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Monday Night at the Movies: The Kid with a Bike

  • When: Monday, October 15, 2012, 1:00 pm
  • Where: Glencoe Public Library, 320 Park Ave, Glencoe
  • Why Go?: Winner of the Grand Jury Prize at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival and a Golden Globe nominee for Best Foreign Language Film, The Kid with a Bike is the story of a troubled 11-year-old boy, abandoned by his father, whose search for his stolen bike brings him into the life of a kind hairdresser.
  • Pricing: Free


Chicago Regional Forum on Ethics and Sustainability: Healing Nature

  • When: Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 9:00 am
  • Where: Chicago Botanic Garden, 1000 Lake Cook Rd, Glencoe
  • Why Go?: The Center for Humans and Nature and the Chicago Botanic Garden are collaborating to present this year’s 2012 Regional Forum on Ethics and Sustainability: Healing Nature. A robust body of research from across disciplines—including ecopsychology, city planning, landscape design, evolutionary biology, conservation psychology, and the health professions, among many others—points to the physical, social, psychological, and spiritual benefits of interacting with nature.  This year’s Forum will bring together local and national experts to present their perspectives on the relationship between nature and personal/social health, and to engage in a discussion about how our current knowledge can inform community goals and policies for shared natural areas, effective conservation strategies, and ultimately, ethical relationships to place.
  • Pricing: $35


Northfield Village Board Meeting

  • When: Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 7 p.m.
  • Where: Northfield Village Hall, 361 Happ Rd., Northfield
  • Why Go?: Learn the latest updates from Northfield Village Board
  • Pricing: Free


Winnetka Village Council Meeting

  • When: Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 7:30 p.m.
  • Where: Winnetka Village Hall, 510 Green Bay Rd., Winnetka
  • Why Go?: The council will be providing a stormwater monthly summary report and making a decision regarding a landmark designation for 528 Maple St.
  • Pricing: Free


Glencoe Village Board Meeting

  • When: Thursday, October 18, 2012, 7 p.m.
  • Where: Glencoe Village Hall, 675 Village Ct., Glencoe
  • Why Go?: Learn the latest updates from Glencoe Village Board
  • Pricing: Free

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