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Seasonal Events & Resources

NJ Destinations 
Spring Events 
Summer Events  
NJ Council on the Arts
NJ Historical Commission  
NJ350 (A Celebration of New Jersey's 350 Years!)

NJ Parks, Forests & Recreation Areas 
Events Calendar 
Spring & Summer Highlights  
Spring & Summer Outdoor Activities  

Health & Safety  
Air Quality Reports
Beach & Water Quality Reports

Summer Fun: Safety Tips 
Gardening: Health & Safety Tips 
Animal Exhibits: Health & Safety Tips 
Camping: Safety Tips & Packing Checklist  

Child Safety Campaigns
ABCs of Raising Safe & Healthy Kids
Happy Handwashing Song (CDC Podcast for Kids)

Natural Disasters & Extreme Weather 
Power Outages: Safety & Preparation

Children and Disasters: Hurricanes, Tornadoes and Storms 
NJ Parent Link Weather & Community Central: Readiness & Recovery  
Emergency Preparedness and Response: Information for Pregnant Women
Coping With a Disaster or Traumatic Event: Information for Parents and Families 

CDC (Centers for Disease Control & Prevention) In the News/Current Health Issues

Federal Resources

Kids.gov 
Air Quality Index

Community Resources

NJ Find a Ride
NJ Transit (Train, Light Rail and Bus Travel)
PBS.org (Preschool, School Aged and Family Activities)

No Cost/Low Cost Toys, Books & Clothing Resources

For the holidays and everyday: Places to give, places to receive
NJ 211
Enter "goods" in Search Now for listing of agencies that provide needed children's items. 
Family Stores (Salvation Army Thrift Stores)
Enter "zip code" to donate to or locate a Family Store.
Goodwill Stores (Goodwill Industries International)
Enter "zip code" to find a Goodwill store or donation site near you. 
Toys for Tots (Marine Toys for Tots Foundation)
Enter "NJ" in Search. Follow prompts to request toys or locate toy drop-off sites in your community.