Welcome to our collection of the week's best links on green parenting and
eco-friendly off the mainstream news that we think are worth
highlighting, (with a little green window shopping thrown in here and
We've just unveiled our new Green Parent Chicago listings page for green events. If you have word on other choice green events for kids and families, do send them our way.
Party in the park-The African Festival of the Arts begins today in Washington Park and runs all weekend.
ComEd tells schools, forget the candy fund raisers, sell CFL bulbs instead.
Chicago Public Schools (set to begin classes Tuesday September 2) face boycott threats over funding issues and opposition to charter school development. Join in on a Cafe Society discussion about it all taking place at Ron's Barbershop on the city's west side tonight.
Need a laugh? Sorry, we just couldn't resist this one: a mighty humorous take on the first day of school.
And finally, we must say this is riding in style with the kiddos and the groceries, we can dream can't we?