10th Annual Pre-Mother's Day Fine Craft Fair, Saturday, May 6, 2017, Noon to 4:00 p.m., in the Independence Park Fieldhouse, 3945 N. Springfield Ave., Chicago, 60618. Over 30 artisans offering everything from handmade jewelry using traditional materials to recycled hardware, knit garments, miniature rustic twig furniture, ceramics, stained glass objects, baby clothes, pine needle baskets, greeting cards from recycled materials, totebags, sketchbooks, wallets and so much more. Free parking in the lots north and south of the fieldhouse. #82 Irving Park Road bus stops at Springfield Ave.
Join your neighbors to clean up the debris and windblown garbage built up over the winter at the GIPNA Annual Alley Cleanup.
GIPNA will set up a volunteers table at the corner of Byron and Lawndale to supply shovels, rakes, brooms and garbage bags for your use courtesy of 45th Ward and Alderman John Arena.
School age children can fulfill their community service requirements. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
GIPNA's Annual Meeting and Election of Officers will be held in the Independence Park Field House Auditorium on Sunday, April 17, 2017 from 2 to 4 p.m. The Nominating Committee will present the slate of Officer and Board of Director candidates. GIPNA Invites our neighbors and all of our elected officials to attend.
The meeting will begin with a one-hour social hour, followed by a short meeting, briefings from elected officials and election. Please consider attending this event to meet the GIPNA Board and mingle with your neighbors and friends.
Join your neighbors for food, fun, and community at the GIPNA Gourmet Pancake Breakfast. The 12th Annual Pancake Breakfast will be held on Sunday, June 19, from 9 a.m. to noon, and everyone is welcome to attend.
For the third straight year, we'll be serving at the beautiful Independence Park Bungalow, located on the corner of Hamlin and Byron. Indoor and outdoor seating (weather permitting) will be available for our guests. As in years past, our menu will consist of two very special pancakes, an egg dish, and a special Children's Table treat.
June 12th kicks off another year of the Independence Park Farmers Market. Expect another great season with your favorite farms and vendors returning for another wonderful summer.
Along with music from the Indy Park Jammers at every market, we have a full schedule of events planned at each market. Stay tuned for the schedule announced before every market.
Like last year, credit cards and LINK cards are accepted. Stop by the GIPNA booth to run your transaction. And, like last year, Link cards receive double-value on approved purchases at the Market.