CivicLab is a new co-working space in the West Loop at 114 N. Aberdeen Street dedicated collaboration, education and innovation for civic engagement. Our call to service is – Investigate. Fabricate. Educate. Activate. Here is a summary of our first six months (July-December 2013) - http://www.civiclab.us/our-first-six-months.
At the CivicLab you can:
- Co-Work. Rent a permanent desk for $200/month. Be part of a community of dynamic people and organizations who all want to see a better world and are working to make it happen!
- Learn. Take a class and gain some civic skill and knowledge. It’s like a Democracy Gym here! Build your civic muscles at the CivicLab. Here is a list of our current workshops.
- Teach. Share your civic skills, experience and knowledge by offering a general admission workshop at the CivicLab. we split all class fees 50-50 with our instructors.
- Meet. Use our space for meetings, events, retreats and celebrations. You won’t a more reasonable hourly rate or a more friendly crew anywhere!