Environmental Center

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

Upcoming Events at Environmental Center

May 15
PASSAIC RIVER CANOE TRIP

Saturday, May 15; 9am to 1pm

$15 per person

For adults and children ages 10 and up who are accompanied by an adult. Paddle up the Passaic River from the Environmental Ce...
May 18
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 ...
May 18
WALTER KIDDIE DINOSAUR PARK FIELD TRIP

Tuesday, May 18; 5:15pm to 7:15pm

$30 per family (up to two adults and two children) or $10 per child, $12 per adult

For adults and children ages 7 and up....

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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