Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Chicago Sky Hosts Forever Green Festival

Our Sports Central carries the news that WNBA Team Chicago Sky will host the Girl Scouts Forever Green Festival. Awesome stuff. The Chicago Sky will meet the Tulsa Shock for the first time this weekend at Allstate Arena on Saturday, June 5 at 7pm for Go Green Night. To celebrate the WNBA's "Go Green" week, the Sky, in conjunction with Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana and Motorola, will also host the inaugural Forever Green Festival for fans prior to the game, beginning at 3:30pm.

The Forever Green Festival starts at 3:30pm and will showcase Girl Scouts Forever Green Community Action Projects and include several environmentally friendly activities for kids including a battery and cell phone recycling site, displays from the Field Museum, Chicago Hostel, Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, the Illinois Secretary of State's Bicycle Safety Course and Take Action training sessions presented by the Girl Scouts. There is a registration fee for the festival of $20 and for every registration fee submitted, the Sky will donate $5 back to the Girl Scouts. Go here to register, and definitely check it out if you are in the area!