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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!

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

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Upcoming Events

Sep
17
Sat
Barnegat Bay Stewards Presentation @ Barnegat Light Taxpayers Association
Sep 17 @ 11:15 am – 11:30 am

Barnegat Bay Stewards is coming to Barnegat Light! We’ll be presenting to the Barnegat Light Taxpayers Association about this exciting opportunity to give back to the bay with a community-wide service project.

Sep
24
Sat
National Public Lands Day @ National Public Lands
Sep 24 @ 12:00 am – 11:45 pm

Today is National Public Lands Day! Go out for a hike, enjoy the weather, and view wildlife at some of the best national parks our country has to offer. Right near our office, on Mantoloking Road, we have the deCamp Trail, part of the Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge.

Oct
8
Sat
Laurita Winery Harvest Festival @ Laurita Winery
Oct 8 @ 11:00 am – Oct 9 @ 8:00 pm

We will be celebrating the fall season at Laurita Winery, the western part of our watershed! Enjoy music, food, crafts, and wine for two days!

Oct
22
Sat
Stafford Fall Wine Festival @ Stafford Township
Oct 22 @ 12:00 pm – Oct 23 @ 5:00 pm

Come join us for a fun-and-wine-filled day at the Stafford Fall Wine Festival. This two-day event at Manahawkin Lake Park will feature wine vendors from around the state, craft vendors, and much more!

Jul
19
Wed
Volunteer Open House Orientation @ Barnegat Bay EcoCenter
Jul 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Please RSVP to [email protected]

Save Barnegat Bay is looking for passionate people to join us in our efforts to make a positive difference in the Barnegat Bay! Sign up as a new volunteer or meet experienced volunteers at our fun and informative open house. The open house will be located at the NEW EcoCenter!

Enjoy potluck refreshments!

Volunteer Open House Orientation @ Barnegat Bay EcoCenter
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Please RSVP to [email protected]

Save Barnegat Bay is looking for passionate people to join us in our efforts to make a positive difference in the Barnegat Bay! Sign up as a new volunteer or meet experienced volunteers at our fun and informative open house. The open house will be located at the NEW EcoCenter!

Enjoy potluck refreshments!

 

Apr
21
Sat
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!

 

Feb
9
Sat
Saturday Browns Woods Clean Up @ Barnegat Bay EcoCenter
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Saturday Browns Woods Clean Up @ Barnegat Bay EcoCenter

Hey neighbors! One of our dedicated Board members is hosting a trash clean up in Browns Woods. He spotted lots of trash during his bird walk. Join us at the EcoCenter for a cup of coffee and lend a hand!

Oct
26
Sat
NJ Native Plant Society Fall Conference @ Raritan Valley Community College
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
NJ Native Plant Society Fall Conference @ Raritan Valley Community College | Branchburg | New Jersey | United States

Save Barnegat Bay will have a table display at this year’s Annual Fall Conference of the NJ Native Plant Society. Come out and learn about NJ Natives, Jersey-Friendly Yards, and which plants to use to attract pollinators like bees and butterflies.

The Native Plant Society of New Jersey is a statewide non-profit organization dedicated to the appreciation, protection, and study of the native flora of New Jersey. Founded in 1985, we have hundreds of members across the state, and are organized into county and regional chapters.

***Event details may change at any time. Please review the official website or check with the event organizer when planning to attend the event.

Mar
26
Thu
Volunteer Training @ Barnegat Bay EcoCenter
Mar 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Volunteer Training @ Barnegat Bay EcoCenter

If you are familiar with Save Barnegat Bay, you know that we cannot accomplish as much as we do without our dedicated volunteers! Join us to learn more about the upcoming opportunities, what you need to know to be a volunteer at SBB, and how you can engage with our mission!

Topics to go over: EcoCenter volunteer, festival event volunteer, and rain barrel volunteer.