Due to the current heatwave Bergen County is experiencing, The Lakes at Darlington County Park have opened for daily operation ahead of schedule. Effective immediately, The Lakes are open for swimming 10am-6pm, daily.
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BCDHS is pleased to offer PreK-12 educational programming along with teacher professional development workshops to support County educators in their efforts to provide data driven education to Bergen County students. 

We offer a wide array of environmental, space, and general science topics and will tailor programs to address the specific needs of the requesting educator and/or school. 

Programs include, but are not limited to:

Educational Program Selections - DOWNLOAD BROCHURE (.pdf)

  • THE GIVING TREE - Grades: K-1
  • BUSY BEES - Grades: K-3
  • REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE FROM THE EARTH TO THE MOON - Grades: 4-5
  • INSECT INVASION - Grades: K-3
  • WATER, WATER, EVERYWHERE BUT JUST A DROP TO DRINK - Grades: 5-8
  • POLLINATOR POWER - Grades: 5-8
  • THE DIVERSITY OF TREES - Grades:5-8
  • ALIVE OR NOT ALIVE - Grades:7-8

Teacher Professional Development Workshops - DOWNLOAD BROCHURE (.pdf)

  • Universal Instructional Design
  • Earth in Our Sites- 
  • Solar Weather
  • Reduce, Reuse, Recycle from the Earth to the Moon
  • Bergen Bites Back
  • Black Holes & Other Mysteries of the Universe Revealed
  • Is there Life in the Universe?

 

Professional development workshops are offered throughout the year.
To schedule a and educational program, presentation or be included on our mailing list please call or email: 
Laura Jean Checki, Environmental Specialist Educational Programs
201-336-7287 or lchecki@co.bergen.nj.us.

Contact Us

Thomas Longo

Program Coordinator - Public Health Activities

Phone: 201-634-2783

tlongo@co.bergen.nj.us


 Bergen County Department of Health Services

One Bergen County Plaza  • 4th Floor • Hackensack, NJ 07601-7076

Phone: 201-634-2600 • Fax: 201-336-6086

Health & Safety Hotline: 201-225-7000

healthdept@co.bergen.nj.us