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April 2017

Adopt-a-Beach In-Person Training & Networking Opportunity – West Michigan

April 11, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Grand Haven Community Center, 421 Columbus Ave, Grand Haven, MI, 49417

New to Adopt-a-Beach? Returning team leader? Join us for this interactive training where you will get what you need to make your event a success while meeting other lake lovers like you.  Please RSVP to Jillian Edwards at jedwards@greatlakes.org or 616-850-0745. 6:00-7:30 Eastern Time 

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Adopt-a-Beach Web-based Team Leader Training

April 12, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm

Join us for a web-based Adopt-a-Beach training, where you'll learn how to be the best Adopt-a-Beach Team Leader and Great Lakes hero. Or, just join us to learn a little more about the program! Please RSVP to adoptabeach@greatlakes.org and call 616-850-0745 with any questions. 7:00 - 7:45 Central Time. 

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Adopt-a-Beach In-person Training & Networking Opportunity – Cleveland

April 17, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Greater Cleveland Aquarium, 2000 Sycamore Street Cleveland, Ohio 44113

New to Adopt-a-Beach? Returning team leader? Join us for this interactive training where you will get what you need to make your event a success while meeting other lake lovers like you. Please RSVP to Destinee Henton at dhenton@greatlakes.org or 513.827.5515. 5:30 to 7:00 PM Eastern Time. 

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Adopt-a-Beach In-person Training & Networking Opportunity – Chicago

April 18, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Alliance for the Great Lakes, 150 N. Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60601 United States
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New to Adopt-a-Beach? Returning team leader? Join us for this interactive training where you will get what you need to make your event a success while meeting other lake lovers like you. Please RSVP to Gabby Petrelli at gpetrelli@greatlakes.org or 312.445.9752 6:00 to 7:00 PM Central Time. 

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Great Lakes Brewing Co. Earth Day Adopt-a-Beach & After Party

April 22, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Oak Street Beach, 1000 N. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60611 United States
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Brew good and raise a pint for the planet, join Great Lakes Brewing Company and the Alliance for the Great Lakes for a beach cleanup! We will work from 11AM until 1PM and then travel to the Volunteer After Party (location TBD) where we will celebrate the Great Lakes and your awesome volunteer efforts. Meet at the south entrance of Oak Street Beach. Register here: http://greatlakesadopt.org/Secure/Event/11985 Contact Gabby Petrelli at gpetrelli@greatlakes.org or 312.445.9752 with any questions. Adopt-a-Beach event is all ages,…

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Glencoe Ravine Workshop

April 27, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Takiff Center, 999 Green Bay Road
Glencoe, IL 60022 United States
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Glencoe's ravines are rare and beautiful. Their tree-covered slopes are home to songbirds, butterflies, wildflowers and year-round foliage. They add scenic vistas to our neighborhoods and privacy to backyards. But keeping ravines healthy can be a challenge. They’re vulnerable to erosion that can wash away land and property value, undermine roads and bridges, damage sewer lines and increase pollution to Lake Michigan. Learn how to protect Glencoe's ravines and... • How stormwater can harm ravines • How local policies can…

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May 2017

Oak Park Progressive Women’s Fundraiser for the Alliance for the Great Lakes

May 6, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
$50

Cocktails & Drinks | $50 Ticket | All proceeds go to the Alliance Join Oak Park Progressive Women (OPPW) on Saturday, May 6th for a cocktail hour and fundraiser for the Alliance for the Great Lakes. We'll hear from Molly Flanagan, Vice President for Policy, about the state of Great Lakes policy and the Alliance's strategy for protecting 20% of the world's fresh surface water. Get your tickets today by clicking here!

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June 2017

Montrose Beach Cleanup with Goose Island and Delta Institute

June 3, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Montrose Beach, 4400 N Lake Shore Dr
Chicago, IL 60640 United States
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Join the Alliance for the Great Lakes, Goose Island Beer Company & Delta Institute on Saturday, June 3rd at Montrose Beach for a beach cleanup and after party in celebration of World Environment Day. We will meet on the beach at 10:00 am near the dock (200 W Montrose Harbor Dr.) and work until 12:00 pm. At that time, we will meet back at The Dock to celebrate your efforts with a complimentary pint of Goose Island! Register at: http://greatlakesadopt.org/Secure/Event/12258

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New Belgium Battle of the Bands

June 26, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Schubas Tavern, 3159 N Southport Ave.
Chicago, IL United States
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Leading up to their Tour de Fat festival in Chicago, New Belgium Brewing Co. is holding a battle of the bands! Local bands will go head to head to compete for a spot on the headlining stage at Tour de Fat. New Belgium needs your help deciging! Come to Schubas Tavern on Monday, June 26th to listen to the bands and vote for the winner. More details on the event can be found on New Belgium's website.

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July 2017

Barefoot Wine Adopt-a-Beach Cleanup

July 19, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Gallagher Beach, 1111 Fuhrmann Boulevard
Buffalo, NY United States
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Join Starbucks and the Alliance for the Great Lakes, sponsored by Barefoot Wine & Bubbly, to help clean up Gallagher Beach at Buffalo Harbor State Park. You can get more details and register here.

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