Environmental Center

Registration is accepted in-person, by mail or online.

Upcoming Events at Environmental Center

Dec 3
HOT CHOCOLATE HIKE
Saturday, December 3 11am to 12:30pm
For families. Join us for a hike around the Environmental Center forest, build a
winter campfire, sip hot cocoa and make S’mores. Dress warmly...
Dec 3
COOKIES WITH SANTA
4H YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
Saturday, December 3 1pm to 3:30pm
Join ECEC partners, the Rutgers 4 H Youth Development Program, as they welcome families and their pets for Cookies wi...
Dec 8
FOREST FRIENDS FEEDER WORKSHOP
Thursday, December 8 4pm to 6pm
For families. Join the Center staff to create an edible, festive and unique wetland wildlife feeder to
be on display in an outdoor exhibi...

About

Registration is accepted in-person, by mail or can be completed online.

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
Registration is accepted in-person, by mail or can be completed online.
Contact
Tel: (973) 228-8776
Fax: (973) 228-3793
Distinguishing Features
  • Educational programs
  • Nature Exploration
  • Canoeing
  • Birthday Parties
  • Room Rentals
Parking
There are two parking lots, one at the Center main building and the other at Garibaldi Hall

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