Earth Day is the time to plant a tree, shop eco-friendly products, and help save the planet we live on. The Hoboken Girl has you covered with where you can participate in cleanups, enjoy family-friendly and eco-friendly events, and lots more. We rounded up a list of Earth Day events happening in Hoboken, Jersey City, and around Hudson County. Read on for the happenings and how you can contribute to the planet locally.
April 22nd – Earth Day Story Time + Craft at Hoboken Public Library | 500 Park Avenue, Hoboken
A themed story time and craft for Earth Day. Get the details here.
April 22nd – Earth Day Celebration at Five Corners Library | 678 Newark Avenue, Jersey City
Enjoy outdoor activities and recyclable material crafts in the Five Corners parking lot. Get the details here.
April 22nd – Earth Day Volunteer Cleanup at Secaucus Duck Pond | Metro Way, Secaucus
Celebrate Earth Day by volunteering to clean up litter at the pond. Get the details here.
April 22nd – Unique Creatures Earth Day Show at Kearny Main Library | 318 Kearny Avenue, Kearny
Children ages 5 and up can participate in a special show by getting up close and personal with weird and interesting creatures. Get the details here.
April 23rd – Department of Environmental Protection Anniversary + Earth Day Celebration at Liberty State Park | 1 Audrey Zapp Drive, Jersey City
Enjoy food trucks, lawn games, educational programs, face painting, a slide/obstacle course, giveaways, Smokey Bear, and more. Get the details here.
April 23rd – Annual Celebrate Mother Earth Festival Fundraiser at Historic Cultural Heritage Park + Permaculture Learning Center | 435 Newark Avenue, Jersey City
A family-friendly day of environmental exhibits, urban farming and planting activities, learning about farm clubs and gardening groups, Clean Green Jersey, live music, food, drinks, and a petting zoo to raise money for The Historic Jersey City and Harsimus Cemetary. Get the details here.
April 23rd – Earth Day Clean-Up at Urban Souls Yoga | 11th Sinatra Drive North, Hoboken
Head to Sinatra Drive with garbage bags and gloved hands to spend the afternoon cleaning up the cherished Hoboken waterfront. Get the details here.
April 24th – Neighborhood Compost Earth Day Workshop at NC Backyard | 158 Nesbit Street, Weehawken
This event includes a vermicomposting how-to workshop, a sustainable gift basket raffle, a sift and carry compost station, zero waste products from the NC shop, an earth talks table, a clothing swap, donuts, live music, and more. Get the details here.
April 30th – Hudson County Earth Day 2022 at Lincoln Park | 1 County Road 605, Jersey City
Join the Hudson County Improvement Authority for a day of family fun while learning about the HCIA and initiatives to build a cleaner and more sustainable future. Get the details here.
April 30th – Wild + Scenic Film Festival Outdoor Earth Day Celebration Hosted by Main Street Pops + The Hoboken Business Alliance | 770 Jackson Street, Hoboken
This event features a free screening of Inspiring Adventure films, a green market, live music, nature-themed art projects and crafts, a live beekeeping demo, composting tips, an outdoor exercise class, live reptile, and bird shows, and more. Get the details here.