North Jersey Section
American Chemical Society

Earth Day

Chemists Celebrate Earth Day!

Earth Day takes place each spring. NJ-ACS annually conducts several activities for kids to celebrate Earth Day.

Below is a listing of current and recent Earth Day events.


Upcoming Earth Day Event

Apr 26, 2017 — Earth Day celebration at LSC Community Night

Chemists Celebrate Earth Day 2017

Chemists Celebrate Earth Day 2017:

Chemistry Helps Feed the World

Details to be announced

Contact: Bobbi Gorman


(Past Event)

Apr 22, 2016 — Chemists Celebrate Earth Day 2016

Earth Day 2016

Chemists Celebrate Earth Day 2016:

The Great Indoors – Your Home’s Ecosystem

2016 Illustrated Poem Contest

The NORTH JERSEY SECTION of the American Chemical Society (ACS) is sponsoring an illustrated poem contest for students in Kindergarten – 12th grade. Send ONLY your top 3 winners in each grade category:

Categories:   Gr. K-2,   Gr. 3-5,   Gr. 6-8,   Gr. 9-12

Contest Deadline: FRIDAY, APRIL 8, 2016

Prizes for Teacher and Student in each grade category: 1st Place: $50,  2nd Place: $25,  3rd Place: $10

Send to: NJACS Office, c/o Bettyann Howson, 49 Pippins Way, Morris Township, NJ 07960

1st Place Winners of the NORTH JERSEY SECTION illustrated poem contest will advance to the ACS National Illustrated Poem Contest!

FlyerContest Form

Questions or Comments? Contact Bobbi Gorman