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 was scheduled for October 2, 2021.
  • Hopewell Borough‘s annual town-wide yard sale weekend was scheduled for September 18-19, 2021.

ENVIRONMENTAL FILM FESTIVALS

The Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival Dates for April 2022 to be determined.

TheĀ Princeton Environmental Film Festival (PEFF) October 12-24, 2021. Streaming online via Eventive platform.

LOCAL RECYCLING EVENTS

Go to Recycling Events page of this website.

EARTH HOUR

March 26, 2022, 8:30-9:30 pm Local Time (Go to: Earth Hour)

EARTH DAY

April 22, 2022 (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)