Seasonal Events & Resources

NJ Destinations 
Spring Events 
Summer Events 

NJ Arts & History 

NJ Council on the Arts
NJ Historical Commission  

NJ Parks, Forests & Recreation Areas 
Events Calendar 
Spring & Summer Highlights  
Spring & Summer Outdoor Activities
Kids Activities, Games & Videos (Grades K-5) 
Teen Activities, Games & Videos (Grades 6-8)  
Parent/Child and Family Activities (Grades K-8) 
School Activities, Worksheets and Lessons Plans

Health & Safety   
Spring Break: Health & Safety 
Summer Fun: Health & Safety Tips 

Gardening: Health & Safety Tips 
Animal Exhibits: Health & Safety Tips 
Camping: Safety Tips & Packing Check List 

Child Safety Campaigns
Tips & Tools for Healthy Living
Auto, Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety 

ABCs of Raising Safe & Healthy Kids 
Happy Handwashing Song (CDC Podcast for Kids) 

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
In the News, Current Events & Health Issues

National Health Observances & Safety Awareness Campaigns 

Environmental Reports
Beach & Water Quality 
Air Quality (NJ State Reports) 
Air Quality Index (CDC Reports)

Emergency & Weather Preparedness
Extreme Heat 
Hot Weather Tips 

Natural Disasters & Extreme Weather 
Power Outages: Safety & Preparation

Children and Disasters: Hurricanes, Tornadoes and Storms 
NJ Parent Link Weather & Community Central: Readiness & Recovery  
Emergency Preparedness and Response: Information for Pregnant Women
Coping With a Disaster or Traumatic Event: Information for Parents and Families  

Community Resources

NJ Find a Ride
NJ Transit (Train, Light RaiL & Bus Travel) (Preschool, School Aged & Family Activities) 

Summer Food Service Program

No Cost/Low Cost Toys, Books & Clothing Resources

For the holidays and everyday: Places to give, places to receive
NJ 211
Enter "goods" in Search Now for listing of agencies that provide needed children's items. 
Family Stores (Salvation Army Thrift Stores)
Enter "zip code" to donate to or locate a Family Store.
Goodwill Stores (Goodwill Industries International)
Enter "zip code" to find a Goodwill store or donation site near you. 
Toys for Tots (Marine Toys for Tots Foundation)
Enter "NJ" in Search. Follow prompts to request toys or locate toy drop-off sites in your community.