Category: All About NPN

NPN Spring SIlent Auction - Must Visit for Chicago Parents

The Neighborhood Parents Network of Chicago is holding their annual online silent auction right now!

Help us beat last year's goal of $15,000!  

Thank you to our sponsors and donors for generously supporting NPN and our Chicago parent community!  Our auction is spons

Thank you to our sponsors and donors for generously supporting NPN and our Chicago parent community. The auction is sponsored by Learning through Play, Lovebugs Preschool, and Orange Shoe Personal Fitness.

Bidd...

Posted on May 08, 2011 at 5:45 PM by Leslye Whittman

Wake Up & Boogie Down Family Festival 2011

It started as a simple idea: let's do something to celebrate NPN and give back to this unique organization that has given so much to us as parents.  Hard to believe our baby, Wake Up & Boogie Down Family Festival, is now 3-years-old and a moving and grooving toddler!  It has become a highly anticipated event and each year seems to get even better than the last.  This year we are thrilled to have exceeded our goal with 500 attendees and more than $7,500 raised. Thank you for celebrating...

Posted on March 05, 2011 at 5:06 PM

New Website Updates & Changes

Wow - we finally dug out of our own NPN Forums 2011 Bliz-aster!  While trying to import our 200,000 discussion forum posts and hundreds of thousands of forum replies - the server came to a screeching halt.  The outage was required to repair the forums issues caused by this import .

We are listening to all of your feedback (good + bad) and thank you for your patience and understanding. Please bear with us as we make changes and try to give you the best NPN website experience we can.  

Th...

Posted on January 31, 2011 at 1:20 PM by Sarah Cobb

Welcome to the new face of NPN!

A new year and whole new look!  What a change from our first website in 2003! From 100 members to today’s community of 5,000 and growing, we’ve come a long way. Thanks for helping us reach this huge milestone by supporting NPN as we worked to make this happen.

We appreciate your patience as we smooth out all of our hiccups. You know how feisty newborns can be!

So, what can you expect from the new face of NPN? Everything you love about NPN is still near and dear to our hearts - enhancing...

Posted on January 25, 2011 at 10:45 PM by Sarah Cobb