Monthly Archives: June 2013

Harrington Park Fishing Derby 2013

On Sunday June 16th the annual Harrington Park Fishing Derby, sponsored by the Recreation Commission, took place from noon to 2pm at Pondside Park.  This event is open to children ages 15 and under and 60 children registered to participate. … Continue reading

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Beechwoods Park and mycology >> a lovely wet day today to observe fungi!

I stopped by the Beechwoods Park today to take a few pictures of the trail and kiosk and was quickly distracted by the many colorful and beautiful fungi visible in the park. Under the canopy of the beeches, growing on … Continue reading

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The Upper Hackensack Watershed: f/u to paddling the Oradell Reservoir, join a Nature Walk June 9th, watershed recreation permit info

This is a photo of United Water Headquarters—from the water! As posted previously, there were two opportunities to canoe or kayak the waters of the Oradell Reservoir in the past weeks. On May 26th Bergen SWAN ran a guided paddle … Continue reading

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Successful Rummage sale outreach!

The Earth Machine™ composter drew a steady stem of visitors to the GreenTeam/EC table. Cindy Kennedy, Judy Hunter and Mary Ann Schran answered questions about composting and showed several people the “starting up” composter by the library. We will be … Continue reading

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