Environmental Center

Celebrate a Birthday at the Environmental Center! Call for Information, 973-228-8776!

Upcoming Events at Environmental Center

Jun 2
BIO DOME GARDEN CLUB Tuesdays—March 17, April 7, May 5, June 2 4pm to 5pm For children ages 5 and up. Participants will get a hands-on experience and learn about growing plants, seeds, fruits, veget...
Jun 9

FROG POND SCIENCE CLUB Tuesdays–March 10, April 14, May 12, June 9 Or Wednesdays–March 18, April 15, May 20, June 17 4pm to 5pm For children ages 5 through 9. Uncover and discover ecosystem inte...
Jun 11
FOREST FRIENDS CLUB Thursdays— March 12, April 9, May 14, June 11 4pm to 5pm For children ages 5 years and up. We’ll explore the forest using nets, binoculars, magnifiers, and microscopes to inves...


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.

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