Arlington Hts. library helps you live green

Updated 9/15/2011 4:02 PM

If you want to be more green or think you should be, Arlington Heights Memorial Library has two events that might help.

"Forks over Knives" about some health dangers facing meat eaters is the first film in the new Screening Green series. A discussion follows. It will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21. To register go to

Future films include "Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for Our Time" and "Tapped" about the effects of the bottled water industry.

Growing Green will tell you how to get your lawn in shape this fall in an environmentally friendly way. That talk is 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27. Registration is requested.

Arlington Heights Memorial Library is at 500 N. Dunton Ave. Call (847) 392-0100 or visit for more information.