Spotlights

Ride a vintage diesel train through beautiful scenery on June 3rd!

The New Jersey Museum of Transportation will be operating diesel train rides for the public in Allaire State Park on June 3rd. The vintage train will travel along the historic Pine Creek Railroad which takes you through the lush scenery of New Jersey's natural parks.

Tell plastics to pack their bags with an envoirnmental film on May 18th!

GMO Free NJ will be hosting a screening of local environmental film Bag It as part of their 2017 Green Challenge Film Festival. The flick chronicles the story of a man who decides to give up using plastic grocery store bags only to find that environmentally harmful plastics are much more permeated in our society than he originally thought.

Hike to Happy Hour on May 4th!

Kittattinny Valley State Park will be hosting a happy hour nature hike on May 4th. This adults only hike will take you through three miles of scenic park trails, with pizza and local refreshments being served during a midway rest.

Flex your green thumb at the 4th Annual Green Garden Fair on May 6th

The Camden County Board of Freeholders will be sponsoring their 4th annual Green Garden Fair celebrating all things gardening on May 6th.

Celebrate Mother Nature at the 19th Annual Holmdel Earth Day Celebration!

Holmdel Township will be hosting their 19th annual Earth Day Festival on April 30th at Bayonet Farm Park. The event will feature numerous attractions such as live music, childrens shows, and guided tours.

Watch a Funky Farm Film on April 20th!

GMOFreeNJ will be hosting a free film screening of "Truck Farm" on April 20th at the Collingswood Library. The film is a documentary detailing a growing trend in urban and suburban America where amateur famers find new places to grow their own crops, such as in the bed of a pickup truck.

Talk to Owls With the NJ Conservation Foundation on April 4th

The New Jersey Conservation Foundation will be sponsoring an Owl Calling event on the night of April 4th in Fairview. Hosted by Dr. Emile DeVito, participants will go on a light nature walk as they attempt to identify several owl callls that are common during owl mating season, which is currently underway.

Volunteer for the West Essex Trail Cleanup Project on April 1st

The Verona Environmental Comission has teamed up with the Essex Country Parks Department to host a nature clean up event for the West Essex Nature Trail which stretches from Verona Township over to neighboring Cedar Grove on April 1st.

Get Active on International Day of Action for Rivers on March 14th

March 14th will mark 2017's International Day of Action for Rivers. This enviornmentally focused day calls for individuals and communities to raise their voices in support of the world's rivers, the ecosystems that rely on them, and the individuals dedicated to perserving them

Come Rock Out for the Earth at Stone Pony With EarthShare Rocks on March 2nd!

New Jersey envoirnmental group EarthShareNJ will be hosting a fundraiser concert series at the Stone Pony in Asbury Park on Thursday, March 2nd.