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2022 Events Calendar - Earth Day, Earth Week
And Environmental Education Week


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Events for Earth Day 2022 will be posted as they are submitted!

DATE: April 16-23, 2022
TITLE OF EVENT: Earth Day Celebration 2022
COUNTY: All
TIME(S): Varies daily
LOCATION: Multiple/Virtual
COST: See site
AUDIENCE: Everyone
CONTACT: Northeast Earth Coalition, Inc.
DESCRIPTION: The Northeast Earth Coalition (NEEC) invites you to join its 2022 Earth Day Celebration for a week of events on the theme of restoring our planet. This year’s celebration will be a combination of virtual events and small gatherings due to the ongoing COVID crisis.
Participants can join from anywhere in New Jersey, the country – or the world! You can meet virtually with regional community leaders and groups that will be sharing their environmental projects, such as local food and community gardens, eco-friendly gardening, sustainable communities, alternative transportation, renewable energy, clean air and water, and climate change activism.
WEBSITE: eventbrite or website
DATE: April 22, 2022
TITLE OF EVENT: 2022 Virtual Earth Day Celebration & Fair
COUNTY: All
TIME(S): 11:00am - 2:00pm
LOCATION: Virtual
COST: -
AUDIENCE: -
CONTACT: Liz Ritter
DESCRIPTION: Inspire Environmental Commissions (ECs) and Green Teams across the state by sharing your accomplishments in a virtual booth! A Virtual Earth Day Celebration hosted by ANJEC to spotlight the accomplishments of ECs.
  • The event will also feature a guided group meditation by our friends at EarthSpirit!

  • The event is a virtual expo with booths where you can showcase your EC or Green Team's work and inspire others to take action.

  • PHONE#: 973-539-7547
    E-MAIL ADDRESS: eritter@anjec.org
    WEBSITE: https://forms.gle/3eE9Da86PyhYkYwd8
    DATE: April 22, 2022
    TITLE OF EVENT: Eco Showcase
    COUNTY: Camden
    TIME(S): 9 am to noon
    LOCATION: Liney Ditch Park
    COST:
    AUDIENCE:
    CONTACT: Missy Frankil, Camden Community Partnership
    DESCRIPTION:
    PHONE#:
    E-MAIL ADDRESS: mfrankil@camdencpinc.com
    WEBSITE: Site Link
    2022 Virtual Earth Day Celebration & Fair Friday, April 22 11:00am - 2:00pm Via HopIn Register NOW to be part of ANJEC’s Earth Day Celebration!
    Inspire Environmental Commissions (ECs) and Green Teams across the state by sharing your accomplishments in a virtual booth!
    • Are you interested in showcasing your EC or Green Team work?
    • Do you have a project or an initiative that you are especially proud of?

    Then join ANJEC at our 2nd Virtual Earth Day Celebration!
    WHAT: A Virtual Earth Day Celebration hosted by ANJEC to spotlight the accomplishments of ECs. 
    • The event will also feature a guided group meditation by our friends at EarthSpirit!
    • The event is a virtual expo with booths where you can showcase your EC or Green Team’s work and inspire others to take action.

    WHO: Booths are available for Environmental Commissions and Green Teams ONLY.
    General admission registration will be forthcoming for those that just want to visit and learn!
    WHEN: Earth Day -Friday April 22, 11:00am -2:00pm
    WHERE: Virtual Platform Hopin
    WHY: To give you, the local officials who are working hard, a chance to celebrate and mingle with like-minded people and network with ECs all over the state on Earth Day.
    A booth at this event is a great way for you to provide a video, powerpoint, live staff person, or a mix of the above to the attendees. This is an opportunity for you to showcase your work and see the work other ECs are doing around New Jersey.
    If you are interested in having a booth at this virtual expo, please click here to fill out interest form (https://forms.gle/3eE9Da86PyhYkYwd8)
    The deadline for registering for a booth is April 15, 2022.
    If you are interested in attending but not having a booth, keep an eye out for general admission registration in your inbox in early April!
    Any questions about the form or booth registration, please contact info@anjec.org with the subject line “Earth Day Form Question”. ANJEC | 973-539-7547| E-mail | Website
    DATE: April 22, 2022
    TITLE OF EVENT: Sierra Club of New Jersey Earth Day Cleanup at Mercer County Park
    COUNTY: Mercer
    TIME(S): 10 AM - 12 PM
    LOCATION: Grandparents Grove 334 S Post Rd, West Windsor Township, NJ 08550
    COST: None
    AUDIENCE: Everyone!
    CONTACT: Leona Fluck, Sierra Club of NJ Central Jersey Group Outings Coordinator
    DESCRIPTION: Lake Mercer was formed by Assunpink Dam #20 in the 1970's and is part of the Delaware River Watershed. We will walk along the lake, fields, and on woods trails to pick up litter. Bring lunch and water. Gloves and trash bags will be provided. Preregistration is requested.
    PHONE#: 609-259-3734
    E-MAIL ADDRESS: leona@pineypaddlers.com
    WEBSITE: https://www.sierraclub.org/new-jersey/upcoming-outings
    50+2 Earth Day Celebration

    DATE: April 23, 2022
    TITLE OF EVENT: 50th (+2) Anniversary & Earth Day Celebration
    COUNTY: Hudson
    TIME(S):
    LOCATION: Liberty State Park
    COST:
    AUDIENCE: Everyone!
    CONTACT:
    DESCRIPTION:
    PHONE#:
    E-MAIL ADDRESS:
    WEBSITE:
    DATE: April 23, 2022
    TITLE OF EVENT: Earth Day Celebration 2022
    COUNTY: Cape May
    TIME(S): 10 am - 3 pm
    LOCATION: Cape May County Park - 707 Rte 9 North, Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
    COST: -
    AUDIENCE: All
    DESCRIPTION: The Cape May County Park and Zoo is the perfect location for this day of fun and learning. Hands on educational exhibits, children’s amusements, live entertainment, a variety of environmental eco-shops, scavenger hunt; all which will guarantee a day of earth friendly fun. Large tents on the center field will showcase educational exhibits. The Bandstand nearby will feature the entertainment for the day. Crafters, wares, and a food court surround the field and complete the venue.
    WEBSITE: Click here.
    DATE: April 23-30
    TITLE OF EVENT: GreeningTogether - A week long Environmental Celebration
    COUNTY: Mercer
    TIME(S): Varies
    LOCATION: Varies
    COST: Free
    AUDIENCE: All
    DESCRIPTION: See Site
    WEBSITE: https://mercersustainabilitycoalition.org/
    DATE: April 24, 2022
    TITLE OF EVENT: ACUA's 30th Annual Earth Day Festival
    COUNTY: Atlantic
    TIME(S): 10 am - 4 pm
    LOCATION: 6700 Delilah Road, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
    COST: Free parking and admission
    AUDIENCE: Everyone
    CONTACT: Kristi Aiken
    DESCRIPTION: We're looking forward to the return of our annual Earth Day Festival! There will be lots of free, fun and educational activities for everyone. The celebration has many exciting events and entertainment throughout the day, and more than 150 vendors, crafters, food vendors and exhibitors will be part of the celebration!
    PHONE#: 609-272-6950
    E-MAIL ADDRESS: kaiken@acua.com
    WEBSITE: www.acua.com/earthday
    DATE: April 24, 2022 (Rain Date: May 1, 2022)
    TITLE OF EVENT: Earth Day Celebration
    COUNTY: Middlesex
    TIME(S): 9AM-2PM
    LOCATION: Lake Papaianni 100 Municipal Blvd Edison NJ
    DESCRIPTION: Participate in a park clean up then enjoy a day of celebrations with activities, music and fun. Get a free tree sapling to plant!
    E-MAIL ADDRESS: health@edisonnj.gov
    DATE: April 30, 2022
    TITLE OF EVENT: "Go Green With Hope" Green Fair
    COUNTY: Warren
    TIME(S): 10 am to 2 pm
    LOCATION: Hope Township Elementary School, 320 Johnsonburg Road, Hope NJ
    COST: Free Admission, Free raffles, free tree seedlings, free bags
    AUDIENCE: All Ages
    CONTACT: Monica Sobon, Hope Environmental Commission and Green Team
    DESCRIPTION: Sustainable collections, activities, Give-aways, Over 40 Displays
    PHONE#: 908-507-1452
    E-MAIL ADDRESS: green.hopenj@gmail.com
    WEBSITE: https://sites.google.com/site/hopenjenv/home/green-fair
    DATE: May 2022
    TITLE OF EVENT: Oh My Gourd
    COUNTY: Ocean
    TIME(S): Morning/Afternoon
    LOCATION:
    COST:
    AUDIENCE: Anyone interested in plants
    CONTACT: Margaret Falconetti
    DESCRIPTION: Gourd Presentations-Workshops-Classes Available. **History/Culture**Shapes/Sizes**Embellishment Techniques. Gourds date back to 12,000 B.C. & were the first plant to appear on the globe in Africa, Peru, Japan, China, Hawaii, & used as every day utensils, musical instruments, storage containers, cooking food, fermenting Sake...
    PHONE#: 732-818-0849
    E-MAIL ADDRESS: marciefalco@aol.com
    WEBSITE: www.
    DATE: May 1, 2022
    TITLE OF EVENT: Holmdel Earth Day Celebration
    COUNTY: Monmouth
    TIME(S): Noon - 5p.m.
    LOCATION: Bayonet Farm, 41 Middletown Road, Holmdel, NJ 07733
    COST: Free
    AUDIENCE: Everyone including children
    CONTACT: Karen Strickland, co-President Citizens for Informed Land Use
    DESCRIPTION: Start at 10am at the Ramanessin trailhead parking area on Roberts Road, opposite Holmdel Park to walk to Bayonet Farm. Continue the day exploring the bucolic Bayonet Farm, watching animal related shows, viewing environmental exhibits, taking a tour of the historic Harding House and enjoying sandwiches and hot dogs for purchase
    PHONE#: 908-601-7603
    E-MAIL ADDRESS: ksyvruds@comcast.net
    DATE: May 1, 2022
    TITLE OF EVENT: Montgomery Township's Earth Day Recycling Fair
    COUNTY: Somerset
    TIME(S): 11am-2pm
    LOCATION: Skillman Park (100 Main Boulevard, Skillman)
    COST: -
    DESCRIPTION: Opportunities to shred (and recycle!) sensitive documents; recycle metal and electronics; donate bicycles and household goods (to benefit HomeFront). We also ask that you bring a nonperishable donation to benefit the Montgomery Food Pantry.
    WEBSITE: edf.montgomery.nj.us
    DATE: May 7, 2022
    TITLE OF EVENT: 11th Annual Secaucus Green Festival
    COUNTY: Hudson
    TIME(S): 11am-4pm
    LOCATION: The Xchange at Secaucus Junction, 2000 Riverside Station Blvd. Secaucus NJ 07094
    COST: Admission to the event is free and open to the public
    AUDIENCE: All ages
    CONTACT: Jennifer Schneider, Town of Secaucus Environmental Director
    DESCRIPTION: The Secaucus Green Festival is a celebration of our planet, with environmentally conscious vendors, exhibits, & fun activities for all! Native plants, food, and eco-friendly products will be available for purchase.
    PHONE#: 2018647336
    E-MAIL ADDRESS: jschneider@secaucus.net
    WEBSITE: https://green.secaucusnj.gov/component/dpcalendar/event/966
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