July 25, 2021

Latino Conservation Week Celebration

Event Description:

Mark your calendars! #LatinoConservationWeek is happening from July 17th - July 25th this summer and we can't wait to celebrate.
LCW is an annual initiative of Hispanic Access Foundation celebrating outdoor engagement & conservation advocacy by Latino communities across the country and we are excited to bring it to Hackettstown.
From nature discovery walks to gardening classes and fishing activities for children and adults, these activities promote conservation efforts in our community and provide an opportunity for Latinxs to show their support for permanently protecting our land, water, and air.
 
Some of the activities planned:
  • Fishing
  • Park clean-up
  • Gardening with wildflowers
  • ANJEC presentation
  • Children's science activity
  • Insects of the Musconetcong River
  • Group nature discovery walk
  • "Bike Safety" presentation by Marty's Reliable Cycle
  • Recycle and upcycle projects by Kaleidoscope Science
  • Wildlife presentation By Animal Control Officer “Robbie”
  • "Sustainable Farming and Healthy Eating" presentation By Foodshed Alliance – Local Share and more!


Event Sponsor(s):
PEACE NJ

Date & time:
July 25, 2021
12:00 pm  -  4:00 pm

Location:
Alumni Park
Willow Grove Street
Hackettstown, NJ, 07840

Open to the Public:
Yes

Cost:
Free

Questions: For Questions about this event, please contact Elsa Todd with PEACE NJ at 9084118808 or peacenj.org@gmail.com.



LCW is an Initiative of:



Latino Conservation Week is a collection of events from variety of organizations. Hispanic Access Foundation is only directly responsible for events in which it is listed as a sponsor. 

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