Monthly Archives: July 2013

HP School Garden Club news!

The Harrington Park HSA sponsors the Harrington Park School Garden Club and budgets $1500 annually for garden upkeep.  Teachers Ms. Howell and Ms. Denbeaux are co-advisers of the Club. Meetings were held regularly throughout the year, on Friday mornings before school … Continue reading

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Dragonflies- 2013

Fascinating creatures!  Dragonflies are carnivorous insects that belong to the order Odonata (which comes for “odonto”- meaning tooth in Greek). They are important predators, eating mosquitoes and other small insects. Because their larvae are aquatic, dragonflies are usually found around … Continue reading

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Harrington Park Project Green – The NJ Youth Jefferson Award

Harrington Park School’s Green Club and Garden Club members received the NJ Youth Jefferson Award for Environment and Sustainability and participated in the award ceremony on Saturday, June 1, at the Newark Museum.  “We had many club activities, school-wide and … Continue reading

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