There are plenty of ways for you to stay involved and to take action.  Check out some of the many events we have going on throughout the year. Share with your friends and family, and help us protect and restore the Bay!

Have you volunteered with us lately? Update your hours volunteered HERE!

“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” -Benjamin Franklin

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Upcoming Events

Winter Solstice Celebration @ Barnegat Bay EcoCenter
Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The beginning of winter is a time to share gifts and food with one another to show appreciation for the important people in our life.  Save Barnegat Bay has accomplished so many things this year, and we want to celebrate with you!
Join us in honoring our Save Barnegat Bay Community. Guests are invited to share their favorite dishes or treats.


Winter Solstice Celebration
December 21, 2017
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm


Barnegat Bay EcoCenter
117 Haines Road
Toms River, NJ 08753

Great Backyard Bird Count @ Barnegat Bay EcoCenter
Feb 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Calling all birders! Beginner to advanced birders are encouraged to join us for our free Great Backyard Bird Count at Browns Woods. Come meet us for a 45 min walk to help the bird populations in New Jersey. Chief Naturalist Chris Claus will be leading the bird walk and count.
Learn more at NJ Audubon

Earth Day Rain Barrel Workshop @ Barnegat Bay EcoCenter
Apr 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

R.S.V.P. required

Celebrate Earth Day by slowing storm water from reaching the Bay. Following a short presentation and tutorial, participants will complete their barrel for use at their home.

Donations help pay for rain barrel supplies and delivery.

Volunteer Trainer and Beach Sweep @ Barnegat Bay EcoCenter
Apr 21 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Being a volunteer or intern for Save Barnegat Bay can be anything from participating in trash clean ups, helping out at festivals, or showing up to public hearings to protest over development. Whatever the role you would like to play in the Save Barnegat Bay community, we want to give you the tools to do it well! Join us for a volunteer trainer immediately following a COA Beach Sweep of Browns Woods. Clean up from 9:00 am-11:00 am and the volunteer trainer will be from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. Come for one or both. Light refreshments provided. See you there!


Ask a Botanist @ Barnegat Bay EcoCenter
May 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Enjoy this unique opportunity to join a professional and knowledgeable botanist for a short presentation followed by a walk through the beautiful 40 acres of Browns Woods outside the Barnegat Bay EcoCenter. Don’t forget to bring a sample of that pesky plant you have been curious about-Jason Hafstad can help you identify it!

Christmas Bird Count @ Save Barnegat Bay
Dec 29 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Christmas Bird Count @ Save Barnegat Bay

Join bird enthusiasts for a Christmas Bird Count in the Browns Woods! Birders from various groups throughout the area are coming together for warm beverages and a wintry walk to look for birds at the Barnegat Bay EcoCenter.