FANWOOD/SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Borough of Fanwood and the Township of Scotch Plains will both host Earth Day-related events on Saturday, April 21. 

Fanwood will hold its 29th Annual Clean Communities Day on Saturday, April 21, to give the Borough a “spring cleaning.” Individual volunteers of all ages, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, interested organizations and family groups are invited to assemble at 8:30 a.m. by the Millennium Clock at the south side parking lot of the railroad station. 

Participants will be able to enjoy bagels (donated by Fanwood Bagels & Deli), donuts and coffee. Each participant will receive an Earth Day T-shirt as well as some fantastic giveaways. The DPW will be passing out work gloves, pick-up devices and plastic bags for trash and recyclables. After working together cleaning up, participants will receive a coupon for a slice of pizza from Nick’s Pizza & Deli.

Scotch Plains is hosting its annual Earth Day Celebration on Saturday, April 21, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on the Village Green. The event will feature a variety of Earth-friendly activities provided by many local sponsors.