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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Making a Game Plan for Getting Certified

February 20, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

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Calling all registered towns!  Have you been thinking that 2019 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 year’s 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

Foundations for Using Technology Effectively in Your Town Webinar

February 27, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

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Technology can help local government communicate with and engage the public in decision making in a more meaningful way. And with the growing pool of tech tools out there on the market, it is easy to want to jump in head first to try them out. But before you do, it is essential to make sure you have set a foundation so that the digital programs you put in place are successful. Justin Heyman, Franklin Township's IT Director and past president of GMIS International, will discuss the elements to a solid foundation of governance and how your community will benefit. This webinar is co-sponsored by NJ-GMIS, New Jersey's premiere association for local government technology professionals.

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

Green Team 2.0: Building Your Capacity & Promoting Your Team

March 06, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

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March 06, 2019 - 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

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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

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