SCARCE will be closed for the 4th of July. This includes our offices, SCARCE-LY USED Books & Records... Read more »
Volunteers Needed! Join the Friends of the Great Western Trail and the Illinois Prairie Path for their annual... Read more »
Arbor Day has been celebrated each year on the last Friday in April for almost 150 years. Trees... Read more »
Celebrate Earth Day Every Day - but especially today!
Every year, this global event draws attention to the challenges polar bears face in a warming Arctic—and how... Read more »
Each year Bat Week is an annual, international celebration of the role of bats in nature. Bat Week... Read more »
Did you know the first ever Walk to School Day in the US was held in Chicago in... Read more »
The SCARCE Book Rescue and Offices are closed in observance of Memorial Day.
On October 18th, 1972, President Nixon signed into law a number of amendments to the Federal Water Pollution Control... Read more »
Together, we can help more people discover how easy it can be to make a meaningful difference for our kids, for our environment, for our future…and often for all three at once.