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Events Thu May 13 2010

Thinking Green From an Early Age

lstecovercrop-thumb-640xauto-141550.jpg Local author, illustrator, and self-described "eco-chick" Alexandra Gnoske celebrates the release of her children's book Loui Saves the Earth, about a little boy in Chicago and his dog, who try to clean up the planet one discarded bottle or plastic bag at a time. Founder of organic-cotton clothing company Recycle Me, Gnoske plans to give free signed copies to the first 15 people and distribute free passes to the Chicago Green Festival. Readings Saturday, May 15th, 3:30 and 4:30pm; Drew's Eatery, 2207 W. Montrose Ave.

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