Celebrating Earth Day in New Jersey
Earth Day is traditionally celebrated on April 22nd. New Jersey has lots of different events happening on that week that demonstrate support for environmental protection. Keep reading as we share with you New Jersey Earth Day events as well as easy ways to celebrate Earth Day at home.
New Jersey Earth Day Events
North Jersey Earth Day Events
Visit one of our county pages for a listing of Earth Day events in Northern New Jersey.
Central Jersey Earth Day Events
For Earth Day events in Central New Jersey, visit one of our county listings of New Jersey Earth Day events.
South Jersey Earth Day Events
Kids and families would love to spend Earth Day enjoying New Jersey Earth Day events in Southern New Jersey. Visit the county pages for the Earth Day events closest to you.
We will continue to add to this list throughout the month of April. If you know of a family-friendly Earth Day event that should be added to this post or any of ours listing Earth Day events please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fun and Simple Ways to Celebrate Earth Day at home with Kids
- Kids love dirt! Plant shrubs or trees in your backyard.
- Start a vegetable garden in pots or a small plot.
- Organize a cleanup day at your school.
- Read an Earth Day story.
- Don’t leave the water running while brushing your teeth or washing your face and hands.
- Go on an Earth Day scavenger hunt in your backyard or at the local park. Search for pine cones, flowers, rocks and sticks.
- Spend the day outdoors with your family.
- Make a bird house or feeder.
- Have a picnic!