Sustainable Jersey Upcoming Events

Sustainable Jersey and its program partners regularly host trainings and events that support progress toward Sustainable Jersey certification.  You can also post FREE events that are open to the general public that would be of interest to the Sustainable Jersey community by clicking on "Add Event" at right.  This link will only appear if you are logged into the website.  Click on "Sign in or sign up" on the top left of this page to log in.

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Energy Efficiency Summit

January 22, 2020 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Haddonfield Borough Hall

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The Tri-County Sustainability Alliance, a Sustainable Jersey regional hub, will hold an Energy Efficiency Summit which will focus on programs, incentives and strategies to save money while lowering individual & community greenhouse gas emissions. This event will teach attendees how to identify where their business or home is wasting energy with little-to-no cost solutions, lower utility bills, make living spaces more comfortable, and secure rebates for old appliances. This will include a chance to network as well as a session featuring speakers from New Jersey Clean Energy Program and South Jersey Gas. For more information, click here.

 

Event Type: Conferences
Event Category: Sustainable Jersey Events, Trainings & Hub Events

What’s New in 2020? Program Updates Webinar

January 29, 2020 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Online

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Find out what is new in the Sustainable Jersey program for the New Year! This webinar will cover program updates, including revised actions since 2017, and shed light on new actions to be released in 2020.

Event Type: Webinars
Event Category: Sustainable Jersey Events, Trainings & Hub Events

Making a Game Plan for Getting Certified

February 05, 2020 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

online

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Calling all registered towns!  Have you been thinking that 2020 is the year your town will join the over 200 Sustainable Jersey certified municipalities that are making progress toward a more sustainable future?  Would you like to receive the prestigious Sustainable Jersey certification at this years’ League of Municipalities Conference?  This webinar will share proven strategies and tools to help map out a path to certification within six to twelve months. 

Event Type: Webinars
Event Category: Sustainable Jersey Events, Trainings & Hub Events

Stay in the Game! Strategize Your Recertification

February 10, 2020 - 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Online

February 11, 2020 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Online

REGISTER - for Monday, February 10th at 7:00pm

REGISTER- for Tuesday, February 11th at 11:00am

Is your town’s certification expiring in 2020, and/or does your municipality wish to maintain its green team activities and certification?   Now is the time to start planning for recertification!  This webinar will provide information to help you avoid a lapse and/or maintain your certification.

Event Type: Webinars
Event Category: Sustainable Jersey Events, Trainings & Hub Events

Moving Up to Silver Certification

February 19, 2020 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Online

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Municipalities that are interested in attaining silver certification (whether they are currently certified at the bronze level or are just beginning to work on their certification) should attend this webinar to get tips from silver certified municipalities and Sustainable Jersey staff.  Hear about how other towns have achieved the prestigious silver designation, and learn about actions that can fast track you on the path to silver!

Event Type: Webinars
Event Category: Sustainable Jersey Events, Trainings & Hub Events

Green Team 2.0: Building Your Capacity & Promoting Your Team

March 04, 2020 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Online

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You've got your green team - what's next? This session will talk about recruiting, training, and retaining volunteers; promoting the work of your green team; keeping your green team active during transitions; and the pros and cons of starting your own 501(c)3 non-profit.  This is an extended version of the presentation from the 2018 Sustainability Summit.

Event Type: Webinars
Event Category: Sustainable Jersey Events, Trainings & Hub Events

Collingswood and Haddon Township Bike and Pedestrian Plan Community Meeting

January 22, 2020 - 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Collingswood Community Center

30 W. Collings Avenue, Collingswood, NJ 08108

January 25, 2020 - 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Haddon Township Municipal Building

135 Haddon Avenue, Haddon Township, NJ 08108

This meeting will discuss the Collingswood and Haddon Township Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan, which seeks to create a safe and comfortable multimodal network between the two communities that balances the needs of everyone; pedestrians, bicyclists, public transit riders, people with disabilities, seniors and children. If you are interested and would like to take the online community survey prior to the meeting click here or visit the Connect 2020 web page by clicking here.

Event Type: Other
Event Category: Other Events

Green Infrastructure Champions Program

March 13, 2020 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Duke Farms

1112 Dukes Parkway West, Hillsborough, NJ 08844

Green Infrastructure Champions are key players in implementing green infrastructure as a stormwater management approach town by town. Through this program, offered by the Rutgers Cooperative Extension Water Resources Program, participants can attend one or more of the ten low-cost classes from January to May to learn how to identify green infrastructure locations, perform installations and maintenance, and more.  A session will be held on March 13 on green infrastructure planning and implementation for Sustainable Jersey points.  For more information, including all training topics, days, and times, visit the website.   

Event Type: Trainings and Workshops
Event Category: Other Events

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