Monthly Archives: June 2011

HP School’s Garden Club

At Harrington Park School, Spanish teacher and Garden Club head Ms. Sally Denbeaux has been teaching the children in the Garden Club how to plant and maintain a garden. The Garden Club has met once a week at lunch throughout … Continue reading

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Arbor day was on Friday, April 29th this year

In the month of April, through ice pop sales, Harrington Park School raised $1000 which will be donated to a nonprofit group called American Forests. http://www.americanforests.org/  American Forests is the nation’s oldest nonprofit conservation organization and has been an influential voice for … Continue reading

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Green Team Pledge Results

Our final push to get pledges was very successful.  148 households have completed the Green Team pledge.  This represents a little over 9% of the total number of households in Harrington Park.  Of the 148 households completing the form: 78% … Continue reading

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Reusable Shopping Bags

Thank you to EC and Green Team member Peter Ardito and to Trader Joe’s, Paramus! 50 reusable shopping bags were given out at the town day humus sale on April 30th and at the HP Library Garage Sale on June … Continue reading

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Green Team/Green Table

On June 4th EC and Green Team members Cindy Kennedy and Mary Ann Schran hosted a table at the annual HP Library garage sale. We were able to speak with dozens of people about many topics relating to the environment, … Continue reading

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Enjoy a unique perspective of our watershed! 3rd Annual Oradell Reservoir Challenge.

The Hackensack River is a 45 mile long river that rises in Rockland County by West Haverstraw and flows into the Deforest Lake reservoir. The river then flows into the Lake Tappan Reservoir (Old Tappan), runs through Harrington Park and … Continue reading

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