Seasonal Events & Resources

NJ Destinations 
Winter Events

NJ Arts & History 
NJ Council on the Arts
NJ Historical Commission  
NJ350 (A Celebration of New Jersey's 350 Years!) 

NJ Parks, Forests & Recreation Areas 
Events Calendar 
Winter Highlights  
Winter Outdoor Activities  

Parent/Child & Family Activities
Kids Activities, Games & Videos (Grades K-5) 
Teen Activities, Games & Videos (Grades 6-8)  
School Activities, Worksheets & Lessons Plans

Health & Safety 
Tips & Tools for Healthy Living
Winter Holiday Health & Safety Tips 
Winter Preparations for Home & Travel

Child Safety Campaigns
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
Winter Weather: Health & Safety 

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 and Bus Travel)
PBS.org (Preschool, School Aged and Family Activities)

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.