Ocean County Earth Day Events Include Riverfront Celebration, Clean Up Hikes & More
April 22nd marks the 47th observance of Earth Day and Things To Do In New Jersey is your source for 2016 Earth Day events in Ocean County, New Jersey! Read on for 2016 Earth Day activities and celebrations happening around Ocean County in the coming weeks. Be sure to follow the links for more information – some events require registration or have suggested age ranges.
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Earth Day Events in Ocean County NJ
Cattus Island County Park
1170 Cattus Island Boulevard
Toms River, New Jersey
Friday, April 22, 2016
6:30pm – 8:00pm
Celebrate Earth Day by joining us on a beautiful moonlit walk through the woods as we look and listen for wildlife. Fee: $3.00 per person. Register: 1-877-627-2757. Particpation limited to 20 people.
Wells Mills County Park
Waretown, New Jersey
Sunday, April 17, 2016
8:30 am -12:00pm
Celebrate Earth Day by joining with the Forked River Mountain Coalition and the Pinelands Preservation Alliance to help clean up the beautiful Forked River Mountain Natural Area. A hot dog lunch will be served on top of the mountain after the clean-up. Gloves and bags will be provided. Call Wells Mills County Park for more information including specific meeting location and to sign up. 609-971-3085.
Point Pleasant, New Jersey
April 23, 2016 (Rain date: April 24, 2016)
12:00pm – 4:00pm
The 12th Annual Point Pleasant Earth Day Celebration will take place on April 23rd from noon to 4pm at Riverfront Park. This fun Ocean County Earth Day event showcases vendors of green products/ideas, environmental organizations, and local and small businesses in an effort to instill environmentally responsible ideas and practices while incorporating fun activities, games and rides for the kids. In addition, great food will be served up by Jersey Shore BBQ, Shore Fresh Seafood, Cool Concessions LLC and Shore Shake and fantastic live music will be performed by the Sherman Brothers and the Soup Sandwich Band.