Grab your favorite beverage, log-in to the City Grange Classroom for a casual houseplant chat with expert Alex Muehlbauer, Thursdays, beginning Jan. 14, 6:15 p.m. Each week they show off the store’s beautiful houseplant inventory, share great info, and take your questions. There may even be a special guest or two. Free, but registration is required; go to Citygrange.com and select classes. You will be sent a link to this class through Eventbrite before start time.
January Local School Council meetings; call the school or visit the website for information. John H. Vanderpoel Humanities Academy LSC, Tues., Jan., 5, Jan., 12 (rescheduled meeting), and Feb. 2, 5:30 p.m., 773-535-2690, VHAElementary.org; Kellogg School LSC, Thurs., Jan. 7 and Feb. 4, 6 p.m., 773-535-2590, Kellogg.CPS.Edu; Barnard School LSC, Mon., Jan. 11, 6:30 p.m., 773-535-2625, Barnard.CPS.edu; Sutherland School LSC, Tues., Jan. 19, 6:30 p.m., 773-535-2580, Sutherland.CPS.Edu; and Morgan Park High School LSC, Wed., Jan. 20 (tentative), 6 p.m., 773-535-2550, MorganParkCPS.org.