Green Lens Presents Upcycling Craft Parties Turn your trash into holiday treasures!
Your $10 donation to attend these parties will support the Green Lens Environmental Film Festival. Come for the crafts, stay for the drinks! Tapa's famous bartender Rob D. will be serving up green-themed drink specials that you can purchase during the parties.
November 19: Boxes to Brooches at Tapa La Luna 5:00-6:30 PM Mary will show you how to turn all that cardboard around your house into wearable art. Boring old boxes will become brooches, barrettes, bracelets, and more!
December 3: Keeping the T in Christmas at Tapa La Luna 5:00-6:30 PM Those faded T-shirts takin up space in your family's drawers can be turned into yarn, scarves, blankets, and even new outfits. Kristin will lead you in T-shirt revitalization. Bring your old T-shirts!
December 10: Ornamentation Celebration at Tapa La Luna 5:00-6:30 PM Melissa will show you how to make new ornaments out of old books and photos and how to give new life to your used holiday trimmings. Bring copies of photos!
2014 Film Festival in downtown DeKalb coming February 24-27, 2014! Check back for updates.
Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2013 Green Lens Environmental Film Festival! Make plans to join us again in 2014. We cannot do it without your support!
Join us for a celebration that puts our planet in focus. The Green Lens Environmental Film Festival will include film screenings, kids' activities, workshops, and more to help attendees learn how small changes can make a big impact on the health of our world.
The festival is supported by Northern Illinois University Institute for the Study of the Environmental, Sustainability and Energy, NIU Outreach, and other local sponsors.