Farmer’s Market 101: What to Buy When

Learn what produce to look out for each month of the summer, specialty items to look out for, and tips & tricks to navigate a farmer's market efficiently! You'll be a farmer's market pro!

Links of the Week

Here is a weekly roundup of some of our favorite news stories and events happening around town.

Chicago Food Truck Festival

Ok Foodies here we go again for the 4th annual Chicago Food Truck Festival. We are proud to host the largest attended

Summer Tonics + Elixirs

Pour a glass of something delicious – and cure what ails you! Come learn how to brew refreshing tonics and elixirs using

Links of the Week

Here is a weekly roundup of some of our favorite news stories and events happening around town.

Weekly Link Post

It's finally starting to feel like summer in Chicago! Here are our top picks for things to do and read this weekend! From Murakami to DIY hydroponic planters -- see our picks of the week!

Urban Nature: Behind the Scenes

We go behind-the-scenes of the WTTW series Urban Nature with its producer Dan Protess and host Dr. Marcus Kronforst. We will screen segments from the series, discuss the making of, and learn about Dr. Kronforst's work as an evolutionary biologist at the University of Chicago. Q & A to follow.

Chicago Volunteer Expo

Join Purple Asparagus and MANY other amazing organizations that NEED YOUR HELP! Be a volunteer. Make a difference. From CVE:  There are

Smart City: IoT in Chicago

Join us January 25th for an in-depth look at some of the technology trends inside creating a smarter city: energy efficiency, environmental