ELIZABETH, NJ - The opportunity to explore new ways to save money and help preserve a healthy environment is just a few clicks away as 'Earth Day Every Day' live webinar series kicks off September 14, at 6:30 p.m. The free program -- created in part by the Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Union County -- will continue each week throughout the fall.
'Earth Day Every Day' builds on the success of the 'Earth Day At Home' webinar series, launched by the Extension last spring in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day. To register and join the new series, and to view recorded versions from the series last spring, visit envirostewards.rutgers.edu/Earth-Day.
Topics covered this fall include:
9/14 - Winterizing Your Home for Maximum Energy Efficiency
9/21 - Collecting Native Seeds: Sow Much to Know!
9/28 - Fall Lawn Care the Earthwise Way
10/5 - RU Wildlife Wise: Defensive Driving to Avoid Wildlife
10/13* - What's An Energy Audit and Do you Need One?
10/19 - Ten Ways to Adapt to Coastal Flooding
10/26 - RU Wildlife Wise: Demystifying Iconic Halloween Animals
11/2 - Basics of Recycling
*Please note that the October 13 webinar takes place on a Tuesday.
“The Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Union County connects our community with fact-based guidance that empowers people to improve their own well-being, while also contributing to a safe, healthy environment,” said Freeholder Chairman Alexander Mirabella. “The Extension has redoubled their educational and outreach work during the COVID-19 outbreak, and Freeholder Board is proud to support their efforts to inform and empower people of all ages.”
The Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Union County is a program of the Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station and is supported in part by the Freeholder Board.