TriCounty Sustainability Alliance

Sustainable Jersey HUB for Burlington, Camden and Gloucester Counties

Month: January 2017

Green Job Training Opportunity

The Hispanic Family Center is offering several two week training programs for Green Jobs.  Two week sessions start January 30th, February 20th and March 13th.  Here’s their Green Jobs Flyer 2016  with additional information.

Sustainable Sips at Phily Diner and Sports Bar

Join the TriCounty Sustainability Alliance at Phily  Diner and Sports Bar on February 1.  Great opportunity to network with other sustainability enthusiasts in a a welcoming atmosphere. We have the upstairs all to ourselves. Event is Free! Come early or late as we’ll be there from 6pm to 8pm.  Light snacks provided free. Each person pays for their own drinks and other food. Located minutes from Rt 295 (exit 28) or NJ Turnpike (exit 3). Check out Phily Diner.

Bring your old plastic bags to support Runnemede Green Team’s plastic bag recycling effort.

Introduction to Honeybees and BeeKeeping

Are you interested in learning more about raising bees? Here’s your chance. Check out the flyer for more details.

Date:  January 28, 2017 9am-Noon

Location:  Camden County Environmental Center, 1301 Park Boulevard, Cherry Hill

Cost:  $20.  Check Payable to: BCBA

Details:  Pre-registration is required.  Call (856)216-7130×3 for details or email Mike Haberland by January 25, 2017 to reserve your spot.

Rutgers Environmental Stewards Program for 2017

Sign up for the 2017 class of Environmental Stewards through the Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Station! The Class of 2017 recruitment is underway NOW. Enroll and join their team of 400 alumni working to improve New Jersey’s environment. The Rutgers Environmental Steward program provides training and experience which equips participants to contribute effectively to the process of finding solutions for environmental problems in the communities of New Jersey.  Click here for more information.  The nearest program is the Rutgers Cooperative Extension Office of Burlington County located at 2 Academy Drive,  Westampton, Burlington County, NJ 08060.  Classes meet Tuesdays, 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm for 20 weeks. The cost of the program is $250.