BN GREEN EVENTS is a free community calendar provided by the Ecology Action Center to promote environmental classes, workshops, presentations, and more within the the Bloomington-Normal area.  Submit your event using the public submission form.  Inclusion of events within the BN Green Events Calendar does not constitute endorsement by the Ecology Action Center.

JWP Audubon Photography Exhibit

Normal Public Library 206 West College Avenue, Normal, IL

Visit the Normal Public Library this winter to see beautiful photos of migrating and resident birds found in central Illinois! This photo exhibit begins on January 3 and ends on February 28, with an opening reception scheduled for Thursday, January 6 from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. The Miller Park Zoo Read More »

Free
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Green Screen: Climate Change Film Series

Normal Theater 209 W North Street, Normal, IL

Illinois State University's Office of Sustainability and the ISU Center for Mathematics, Science and Technology invites campus and community members to: "The Green Screen: A Climate Change Film Series." Films feature a different topic each month, with a focus on the global climate change crisis. *ALL SCREENINGS ARE FREE AND Read More »

The Illinois Beach State Park Hawk Watch: The History, the Raptors, and the Data

Illinois Wesleyan University - Center for Natural Sciences C101 201 E. Beecher St., Bloomington, IL

Vic Berardi will give a virtual presentation on “The Illinois Beach State Park Hawk Watch: The History, the Raptors, and the Data.”  Vic will discuss counting migrating raptorial birds (i.e., hawks, falcons, and eagles) each fall for 22 years at the Illinois Beach State Park Hawk Watch.  He will highlight the species that migrate Read More »

Free

Home, Lawn, & Garden Day 2022

IL

Join fellow nature-lovers and learn all things gardening virtually this spring at the 20th Annual Home, Lawn, and Garden Day sponsored by University of Illinois Extension McLean County Master Gardeners. This event will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., on Saturday, March 5 via Zoom. Registration is now Read More »

$10
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Green Screen: Climate Change Film Series

Normal Theater 209 W North Street, Normal, IL

Illinois State University's Office of Sustainability and the ISU Center for Mathematics, Science and Technology invites campus and community members to: "The Green Screen: A Climate Change Film Series." Films feature a different topic each month, with a focus on the global climate change crisis. *ALL SCREENINGS ARE FREE AND Read More »

Monty and Rose 2: a fun documentary about piping plovers in Chicago

Normal Theater 209 W North Street, Normal, IL

Join JWP Audubon for a viewing of the 50-minute documentary "Monty and Rose 2," a charming story of a pair of endangered piping plovers who have nested at Montrose Beach in Chicago in recent years. The filmmaker will be on hand to talk about the making of the movie and Read More »

Free

Tree Corps – Tree Planting Volunteer Workday

Heartland Community College 1500 W. Raab Road, Normal, IL

Help us plant small (1-2' tall) seedling trees at Heartland Community College to improve air quality, sequester carbon, increase wildlife habitat, and more!  Volunteers will use "dibble bar" tools or small augers to plant trees. Volunteers must be 18 years old or older or alternately 12 years or older and Read More »

Tree Corps – Tree Planting Volunteer Workday

Heartland Community College 1500 W. Raab Road, Normal, IL

Help us plant small (1-2' tall) seedling trees at Heartland Community College to improve air quality, sequester carbon, increase wildlife habitat, and more!  Volunteers will use "dibble bar" tools or small augers to plant trees. Volunteers must be 18 years old or older or alternately 12 years or older and Read More »

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