Westfield 2018 Earth Day Celebration

The Westfield Green Team will host the 2018 Westfield Earth Day Celebration over Earth Day Weekend, Sat. April 21 and Sunday April 22.

On Sunday, April 22 from noon to 3 p.m. there will be an Earth Day Festival with fun, educational activities for the whole family at the Westfield Train Station parking lot on North Ave. Specific activities include:

● Free giveaways including tree saplings and reusable shopping bags.

● Educational handouts for adults & kids on recycling, reuse and more.

● Kid's hands-on activity: Upcycled Craft – make a flower from a plastic water bottle.

● Aquaponics demo – aquaponics combines raising aquatic animals such as snails or fish in tanks while cultivating plants in water in a symbiotic environment.

● Westfield Resident Green Pledge/Challenge – residents can voluntarily pledge to take an action to increase sustainability, such as: change light bulbs to more efficient models; walk to the store once a week instead of driving; plant a garden and so on. 

● Bee Keeper Photo selfie station. 

● AND MORE!

All giveaways & activities are while supplies last. 

In the event of inclement weather, the rain date will be Sunday April 29 at the same location and time. See more info on the Earth Day Celebration on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1215064655263573/.

 

About the Westfield Green Team

The Westfield Green Team is a group of volunteer Westfield residents and governmental liaisons whose mission is to help make Westfield a more sustainable community and improve our quality of life. With the help of all of our residents, we can make a difference in Westfield and beyond. 

Members of the Green Team include: Tim Van Epp (Co-Chair); Medea Villeré (Co-Chair); Diane Genco; Jay Goldring; Janette Speizio; Nancy Griffith; Judi Paris; Catherine Hirschman Choudhry; Kirti Malik; Maite Quinn-Richards; Amarish Mehta; Phil Round; Damani Parran; Michael Kaufman; and Ross Katz. Liaisons to the Green Team include: Ward 3 Councilman David Contract; Town Administrator Jim Glidea; Town Planner Don Sammet; Town Engineer Kris McAloon; the Tree Preservation Commission Chairperson Marc Nissim; Downtown Westfield Corporation’s liason Karrie Hanson; the Westfield Board of Education liaison Brendan Galligan; and Westfield High School Green Team Chairperson Linzy Rosen.

Find out more about the Green Team contact: wfgreenteamchairs@gmail.com or visit http://www.westfieldnj.gov/. 

Contact Information
  1. Medea Villere
  2. 908-247-5073
  3. wfgreenteamchairs@gmail.com
Sun, April 22
12:00 pm — 3:00 pm
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The Westfield Green Team will host the 2018 Westfield Earth Day Celebration over Earth Day Weekend, Sat. April 21 and Sunday April 22.

On Sunday, April 22 from noon to 3 p.m. there will be an Earth Day Festival with fun, educational activities for the whole family at the Westfield Train Station parking lot on North Ave. Specific activities include:

● Free giveaways including tree saplings ...

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