Environmental Education

Keep Rockland Beautiful offers dynamic environmental education programs to inspire young people to forge a cleaner, greener, more sustainable future for everyone.

KRB Staff Picks

KRB staff members pick events and resources to enhance your Environmental Education programs.  

There is no such thing as a weed…

… only a plant whose value we don’t understand. Have you seen dandelion leaves in your local produce section? They’re delicious in a salad and… Read more

The Story of Plastic

You may have heard that less than 10% of all plastic produced is actually recycled. Then what happens to the remaining 90% – all of… Read more

Yes, there are Connections: Climate, Population, & COVID-19

Tuesday, May 12th at 7pm The current Coronavirus is not the first virus in the last few decades to jump from wild animals to human… Read more

April 22: 50th Anniversary of Earth Day

How Can You Make Everyday Earth Day? The 50th Anniversary of Earth Day is 4/22/20! How will you celebrate the day and, most importantly, make… Read more

April 22: EI Live Earth Day

Earth Institute of Columbia University – Special Earth Day Events Earth Day 50/50: Looking Back, Moving Forward, 10:00 am – 11:30 am  Register Now Our… Read more

April 22: American Museum of Natural History’s Virtual Earth Fest 

Events from 10am to 9pm for participants of all ages.  more info Here’s some fun at 11 am  – Bergy Bits: Understanding Rivers of Ice… Read more

April 22: Wild & Scenic Film Festival

14 Fantastic Short Films – Don’t forget the popcorn! It’s Free – Register Now The Wild & Scenic Film Festival is coming back to Rockland… Read more

EMC- 5th Grade Earth Day Essay & Poster Contest

The Rockland County Environmental Management Council is hosting its annual Earth Day Essay & Poster Contest, open to all 5th grade students who live in… Read more

Nourish Your Mind-Body Connection…

…and Share Calm and Peace with the Community! How do you nourish a healthy mind-body connection, find peace and compassion? Yoga is a great practice… Read more

Oh glorious spring, discover what wonders the season brings!

Open your window, step outside.  What do you see and hear? Is that a robin on the grass, the song of a cardinal, or the… Read more