the Garden needs YOU!

Thanks to all the fabulous work put in by our generous garden coordinator Jennie, the LP community and our partners, Outgrowing Hunger and Earth Art + Agriculture, our courtyard garden is something to celebrate – and nourish. We need volunteers to water June 20-24 Water wizards are welcome to take home ripe…

Tree Planting!

Tree Planting Day at Lincoln Park Elementary   We are very excited to announce that we hosted our own Tree Planting Day at Lincoln Park on Tuesday, April 5th during SUN extended-day program! These trees will not only provide ecological benefits for the area, but will create shade for the summer months…

chess for success

Chess For Success

Chess for Success!   Chess for Success is much more than a recreational, after-school club. It’s an intervention and educational support, provided at no cost to families, that closes the achievement gap for economically disadvantaged and minority youth. Through learning chess, students develop high-level critical-thinking and problem-solving skills that improve self-esteem, behavior, and academic performance, including…

Walking Club

Walking Club!

Who?  You, your friends and family! What?  Lincoln Park Walking Club When?  Monday and Wednesday at 3:30 Where?  Meet at the back doors off 135th Why?  Get active!  Make friends!  Get to know the neighborhood!