MIDDLETOWN, NJ —  Some things are just too good to celebrate one day a year! That includes the Monmouth County Park System’s Earth Day Celebration which will be held from 12noon-5pm on Saturday and Sunday, April 16 & 17. The fun starts on Saturday at the Manasquan Reservoir Environmental Center, Georgia Tavern Road, Howell, with crafts, snake shows, boat tours and much more. Visitors will learn fun ways to enjoy and protect nature.

PICTURED – Fun nature-related activities are on the agenda at both locations during the Monmouth County Park System’s Earth Day Celebration.

On Sunday, the celebration moves to the Huber Woods Environmental Center, Brown’s Dock Road, Middletown, where eco-wonders await at the Wide World of Recycled Sports, Eco-Carnival, Naturalist Corner and Craft a Better Tomorrow areas. Enjoy wagon rides and a live animal presentation.

Admission and parking are free. Some activities require a fee. For more information, visit www.monmouthcountyparks.com, call the Manasquan Reservoir Environmental Center at (732) 751-9453 or the Huber Woods Environmental Center at (732) 872-2670.  For persons with hearing impairment, the Park System TTY/TDD number is 711. The Monmouth County Park System, created in 1960 by the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders, is Monmouth County’s Open Space, Parks, and Recreation agency.