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Sunday, Sept 18, 9 am - 2 pm

(During the Farmer's Market)

Louis Bay 2nd Library, 345 Lafayette Avenue

Welcome to the Green Team Information Site.  We are local Hawthorne residents passionate about sustainable living.  We work with individuals, businesses, schools, and the Borough of Hawthorne to save taxpayers money, provide educational information, protect our natural resources for future generations and to promote the health and well-being of individuals, the community and the environment.  We welcome your ideas and suggestions.

Preserving  Quality of Life for Us and Future Generations

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2016 Green Project Winners
(24th Annual Cel-EARTH-Bration)

First Prize winners in each of the Categories (K-2, 3-5, and 6-8 Grades) – Green Projects will be displayed in a Display Window at the Hawthorne Library. The 1st place projects will be displayed at the Library till the end of the month, April.

Mary Mahon, Hawthorne Green Team member, has arranged the projects in the Library Display.

Grades K-2
1st Place – “Flutter Designs” by Jordan Somma- 2nd Grader – Jefferson School

Grades 3 to 5
Tie 1st Place – “Recycled Preschool Math and Powerpoint Presentation “Planet Earth”” by Mariah Franco and Casey Noonan 3rd Graders - Washington School

Tie 1st Place – “The 3 R’s: Purses, Head Bands, Bracelets, and Pencil Holder” by Katherine Aguirre, Grace Gerheadstein, and Sophia Mitreski 5th Graders- Roosevelt School

Grades 6 to 8
Tie 1st Place – “A Greener Way to Live Your Life: Solar Panels, Rain Barrels, and Green Roof” by Ryan Alves and Anthony Mecka 7th Grade- LMS

Tie 1st Place – “The Eco-Bot” by Krstofer Collier 7th Grader -LMS

Green Team Committee Meetings are held at the Louis Bay 2nd Library, located at 345 Lafayette Avenue at 7:30pm on the 4th Monday of every month.