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Latest Past Events

Hackensack Community Rain Garden Information and Design Session


Learn more about a community rain garden that will be installed at Hackensack High School and share your thoughts on how it should be designed.  This session will be on Zoom. The link will be provided in your ticket or confirmation email. The Community Rain Garden will be installed June 1, as part of a […]


The No-Mow Lawn: Replacing Your Lawn with Native Plants

Part 1: 9:30-12 | Part 2: 12:30 – 2 About: Replacing all or some of your front lawn with native plants is a great way to help reduce flooding and pollution, support our natural ecosystem, and add beauty to your property.  In this two-part workshop, you will learn how to design a native plant garden […]


Environmental art brainstorming session

Hackensack Performing Arts Center 102 State Street, Hackensack

Public art can help raise awareness, generate new ways of thinking and even inspire people to act. Following up on its Barrels O' Art project, the Green Infrastructure for Environmental Justice program, is looking for ideas for environmental art that addresses climate change, flooding or other environmental issues. Share your ideas in this free event […]