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.
April 26, 2018 - 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Mauricetown Fire Hall9544 Noble Street, Mauricetown, NJ 08329 (Commercial Township)
REGISTER - participation fee: $25
Find out what New Jersey towns are doing to be more resilient. Discussion will focus on land use ordinances already adopted to strengthen resilience. Agenda includes: Climate Conversations,Kathleen Biggins, C-Change Conversations, Resilience,Jennifer M. Coffey, ANJEC Executive Director, discussion and story sharing.
April 26, 2018 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
South Mountain Tavern19 Valley Street South Orange, NJ 07079
**This is a Sustainable Essex Alliance Hub event
Municipalities & schools across Essex County are making an impact with sustainability projects related to energy, resiliency, waste, public engagement & more. Mingle with your counterparts on green teams across the region and hear about exciting local projects happening in neighboring communities.
May 02, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
This webinar will highlight successful collaborations between green team members and municipal officials to implement effective outreach programs to increase adoption of the Home Performance with Energy Star and Comfort Partners program offered to homeowners by the New Jersey Clean Energy Program. Completion of the Residential Energy Efficiency Outreach action could also potentially meet one of the requirements for earning a Gold Star in Energy.
May 07, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Sustainable CT, Sustainable Pennsylvania, and Sustainable Jersey are collaborating to co-sponsor this free webinar, which will provide an overview of sustainable procurement, why it's important, the benefits, recommended first steps for a municipality to get started, and a case study of Portland's journey.
May 07, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Cape May Convention Hall714 Beach Avenue, Cape May, NJ 08204
**This is an Atlantic Cape May Counties Hub Event
Managing energy use at home, in the workplace, and at the municipal level is proven to have a significant impact on the environment. Come learn specific actions your community can take to improve energy use - a major component of Sustainable Jersey Energy Gold Standard. Hear about available resources & case studies to get you there.
May 10, 2018 - 8:30 am to 12:00 pm
North Jersey Transportaion Planning Authority1085 Raymond Boulevard, Newark, NJ 07102
This workshop, hosted by Together North Jersey, will provide an overview of how to build healthy living conditions in your community and where in New Jersey this work is already being done. Sessions will focus on what health in all policies means, taking action, expanding healthy foods in the community, the healthy corner store initiative, and working in rural communities. For more information, visit their website.
May 10, 2018 - 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
New Jersey Forensic Science Technology Center1200 Negron Drive, Hamilton, NJ 08691
REGISTER-email Steve Rinaldi at Steven.Rinaldi@dep.nj.gov
The next meeting of the New Jersey WasteWise Business Network will feature presentations on how to use social media to promote your recycling program, office supply reuse programs, recycling electronics from the business sector, and a case study of Raritan Valley Community College's award winning Waste Reduction, Recycling and Sustainability Programs. New Jersey Certified Recycling Professionals will earn 2.5 recertification credits for attending.
May 19, 2018 - 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Island Beach State ParkRoute 35 South, Seaside Park, NJ 08752
May 20, 2018 - 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium22 Magruder Road, Highlands, NJ 07732
REGISTER - FREE
New Jersey Natural Gas will hold its 15th annual Ocean Fun Days at the Jersey Shore. Enjoy hands-on exhibits, classes, nature tours and children's activities. Learn from marine scientists, researchers and environmentalist how to preserve our coastal resources so we can all continue to enjoy them for years to come. Bring the entire family. You'll have oceans of fun! For more information click here.
May 19, 2018 - 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Verona Civic Center Square600 Bloomfield Avenue, Verona, NJ 07044
Sustainable Verona is celebrating its 4th Annual Green Fair this spring. The event will feature many local vendors, live music, children's games and more. For more information visit their website.
May 30, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
This webinar will be held to review what you need to know to insure that your application process is as smooth as possible. The webinar will review: 2018 application cycle, steps for submitting an application in June, overview of uploading documentation and submitting the application, and your questions.