Spring is here, and the 2015 Calumet Summit is coming up on May 12th and 13th at the South Shore Cultural Center in Chicago. You are invited to join the Calumet Stewardship Initiative for an inspiring and informative two days of networking, panel discussions, speakers, and Calumet camaraderie. The Summit will create dialogue and highlight work in the bi-state Calumet region related to environmental education, stewardship, outdoor recreation, and themes of regional importance. In particular the summit will explore the relationship of these themes of environmental stewardship, eduction, and recreation to the current effort to create a Calumet National Heritage Area. The Summit aims to lay the groundwork for existing regional activism to advace the heritage effort and for the heritage effort to advance regional activism.