Environmental Center

Family & Small Group Programs Available. Call for Information, 973-228-8776!

Upcoming Events at Environmental Center

Aug 7
BUZZFEST

Saturday, August 7 10:00am to 11am, 11:30am to 12:30pm, or 1pm to 2pm

For all ages. Have you ever wondered how honey goes from hive to jar? Come join our local beekeeper and see a real hi...
Aug 9
FAMILY DINOSAUR DISCOVERY FIELD TRIP

Monday, August 9 5:15pm to 7:15pm

For families with young children ages 4 and up. Meet at the end of Locust Avenue in Roseland and hike 1-mile total to explore...
Aug 10
YOUTH GARDEN CLUB

Tuesdays, May through September; 4pm to 5pm

Dates: May 4, 18; June 8, 22; July 6, 20;

August 10, 24; September 7, 21

$10/child/session or $80 for the full series.

For ages ...

About

The Essex County Environmental Center, a facility of the Essex County Park System, is an environmental education center with a mission to create awareness, understanding, and appreciation of the environment and its relationship to Essex County residents.  The Center is dedicated to uniting its twenty-two communities through integrated educational programs including hands-on activities.

Location
621-B Eagle Rock Avenue
Roseland, NJ 07068
Hours
Hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 9:00am to 5:00pm and Saturday from 10:00am to 2:00pm.
Admission
Pre-registration is required for all programs unless otherwise noted. For more information, please call 973-228-8776
Contact
Tel: (973) 228-8776
Fax: (973) 228-3793
Distinguishing Features
  • Educational programs
  • Canoeing
  • Birding
  • Hiking
  • Birthday Parties
  • Event Rentals
Parking
There are two parking lots, one at the Center main building and the other at Garibaldi Hall

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