Good Morning, Evanston, June 12
The Producemobile of the Greater Chicago Food Depository is scheduled to be at the Robert Crown Center parking lot. The Producemobile distributes free fresh fruits and vegetables on a first-come, first-served basis every second Tuesday of the month. The program is co-sponsored by Interfaith Action of Evanston and the City of Evanston. 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Banding of the peregrine falcon chicks (eyasses) at the Main Library, 1703 Orrington Ave., with Mary Hennen, Collections Manager at the Field Museum. 10:30 a.m.
Preservation Commission meeting, Room 2800, Morton Civic Center. 7-9 p.m.
Starlight Concert: Joel Paterson Band with Oscar Wilson. Kamen Park East; rain site, Levy Center. 7-8 p.m.
Today is Red Rose Day. It is an annual celebration of the universal symbol of love and romance – the red rose. The phrase sub rosa is said to come from the practice in ancient Rome of leaving a rose outside a door during a confidential meeting. The rose indicated that those in the room did not want to be disturbed.
Yesterday: The house built by ETHS students was moved to its permanent site on Grey Avenue.
In history: Anne Frank was born in 1929.