Events & News


D&R Greenway Spring Native Plant Sale

Friday, May 20, 3 – 6 pm
Saturday, May 21, 9 am – noon
at the Johnson Education Center
Perennials, shrubs, trees, grasses and sedges
from $5 – $15Click here to view the full plant catalog.
D&R Greenway Land Trust
at the Johnson Education Center
One Preservation Place
Princeton, NJ 08540

Can’t make the Spring Plant Sale?

D&R Greenway’s Native Plant Nursery
 sales will take place every Friday,
June through August, from 3 to 5 pm.

Rain Barrel Workshop – Saturday, May 7, 2016

You’re invited to a Rain Barrel Workshop on Saturday, May 7th from 10 am to Noon

at the Carslake Community Center conference room – 209 Crosswicks St., Bordentown City

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Sponsored by the Bordentown City Environmental Commission and the Rutgers Cooperative Extnesion.

Make your own, environment saving rain
barrel guided by Rutgers’ Mike Haberland
Learn about local water issues
Registration is $45 per person (includes all
materials to complete one rain barrel)

  • To register print, fill out and send in the form at the following link:

Rain Barrel Workshop Sign-Up Form

  • Or contact Mike directly at:
    Haberland@njaes.rutgers.edu
  • Or 856-216-7130 ext. 3

    Contact Mike to ensure space is available
    before you send your payment
    (Please make sure you can get your barrel home)


Backyard Composting Workshop – “The Rotten Truth”

As part of the Community Garden presentation on Tuesday March 22nd (7:00 pm) at the Carslake Community Center, the BCEC will also present a Backyard Composting workshop. It’s a great way to be environmentally responsible by keeping biodegradable waste out of landfills and sewage plants, and help you get a vibrant garden without chemical fertilizers. It’s also a great way to save money. There will be a full discussion of all the features and benefits of home composting…and a full explanation of how you can easily do it yourself.


New! Bordentown City Organic Community Garden to Open….

MARK YOUR CALENDAR!

We’re excited to announce the arrival of Bordentown City’s first ever organic Community Garden. There will be a presentation on March 22, 2016 – 7 PM at the Carslake Community Center – 209 Crosswicks St. You’ll get all the information you need and be able to sign up on the spot for your plot. In the meantime you can get more information by sending an email to  bordentowncitygarden@gmail.com or stopping by at City Hall and picking up an application/contract form.