Events

GREEN TEAM EVENTS

The Green Team is planning the following community events:

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Prior Events:

  • September 11, 2021 from 12 to 3 pm: Styrofoam, CDs, DVDs and wine cork collection. New location in Hopewell Township. Click here to see details.
  • July 23-25, 2021: we had a table at the Hopewell Valley Arts Council’s new event, “The Junkyard: Upcycle Art Exhibition” at Woolsey Park. Information here.
  • April 26, 2021: Journey to Zero-Waste, part of Greening Together 2021 (Mercer County Sustainability Coalition).
  • April 24, 2021: Hopewell Valley Green Week “Live Green” Kits and Games.
  • February 6, 2021: Styrofoam, CDs, DVDs and wine cork collection.
  • September 26, 2020 from 10 am to 4 pm: Hopewell Harvest Fair (Cancelled).
  • September 12, 2020 from 12 to 3 pm: Styrofoam, CDs, DVDs and wine cork collection.
  • May 16, 2020 from 10 am to 4 pm: Virtual Pennington Day.
  • March 14, 2020: Mercer Green Fest (Cancelled).
  • September 21, 2019: information table and water cooler stations at the Hopewell Harvest Fair.
  • September 7, 2019: Stuff the Trucks (Styrofoam, Paper, Household items) Click here to see details about it on our Recycling Events page.
  • May 18, 2019: information table at Pennington Day. 
  • February 2, 2019: Styrofoam, CDs, DVDs and wine cork collection.

HOPEWELL VALLEY GREEN WEEK

The inaugural HV Green Week was April 18-24, 2021. On the schedule were films, workshops, lectures, discussions, a forum, tree planting, trail hike, and more.

GREENING TOGETHER CELEBRATION OF EARTH WEEK

April 24-30, 2021: The Mercer County Sustainability Coalition of green teams organized a week of events including stream clean-ups, tree planting, a demonstration of electric landscaping equipment, discussion panels, and more.

THE WATERSHED INSTITUTE EVENTS in Pennington NJ

  • October 2, 2021: 46th Annual Watershed FEST. Read about it here.

DELAWARE RIVER GREENWAY PARTNERSHIP EVENT

  • September 18, 2021: 4th Annual Delaware River Cleanup. Read about it here.

COMMUNITY YARD SALES

  • Pennington Borough‘s town-wide yard sale is not scheduled for 2021.
  • Hopewell Borough‘s annual town-wide yard sale weekend is scheduled for September 18-19, 2021.

ENVIRONMENTAL FILM FESTIVALS

The Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival Dates for 2021 to be determined. The festival will be held virtually instead of at Drexel University.

The Princeton Environmental Film Festival (PEFF) April 13-18, 2021. Streaming online via Eventive platform.

LOCAL RECYCLING EVENTS

Go to Recycling Events page of this website.

EARTH HOUR

March 27, 2021, 8:30-9:30 pm Local Time (Go to: Earth Hour)

EARTH DAY

April 22, 2021 (Go to: Earth Day)

BIKE TO WORK MONTH

May 2021 (Go to: Bike to Work Month in Greater Mercer County) Bike To Work Day is Friday, May 21.

NATIONAL FARMERS MARKET WEEK

August 1-7, 2021 (Go to: Farmers Market Week)

AMERICA RECYCLES DAY

November 15, 2021 (Go to: America Recycles)