Category Archives: Fun Facts and Education

A small snake in HP

      Harrington Park herpetologists  — please help me on the identity of this little snake (look at the size of the leaf), photographed on Sunday just off the edge of a road in HP after the morning rains. … Continue reading

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Green Team (and photo of lilacs — wish I could capture their beautiful smell)

The next Green Team meeting is tonight, Wednesday, May 3rd at 7:30 pm in Borough Hall. Join us! The Harrington Park Green Team is a volunteer group of citizens whose goal is to preserve our town’s natural resources and the quality … Continue reading

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Keeping chickens in HP

Harrington Park has a small but growing flock of chicken keepers, who enjoy the pleasures and benefits of quirky pets that make our fertilizer and our breakfasts. The HP Board of Health gives its blessing to the keeping of small … Continue reading

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Humus sale – April 22 – for home delivery in the next two weeks. Free humus and wood chips at the HP Recycling center.

Annual Humus Sale! Stop by the Harrington Park Borough Hall parking lot on Saturday April 22nd from   9 am – noon to order humus for home delivery. The cost is $10 a cubic yard with a 2 yard minimum purchase. EC … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunt or Scavenger Hunt?

Treasure hunt or scavenger hunt? Or nature discovery experience? (I have no idea which photo will show up on FaceBook — friends please click on the link to see all the photos!) In our few short hours cleaning up the … Continue reading

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almost a record….

According to weather.com the record high temperature in Harrington Park for February 24th is 75’F and the record low is 12’F. Even if it only reached 72’F, it was a truly lovely day to be outside and I hope you … Continue reading

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Think Globally, Act Locally – Hug a Tree!!

Hug a tree, post the photo and get a Free Ice Cream Sandwich today 9/10/16 – at the HP GreenTeam/Environmental Commission Table at Town Day >>> in support of Eddie Bauer supporting American Forests! POST A PHOTO OF YOU HUGGING … Continue reading

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