~ A life-transforming neighborhood where children and their families have daily
access to an attractive, intentionally designed, garden space for playing, learning, and growing food together.
~ Neighbors who interact with each other, actively de-stress, and build
their own food network.
~ A venue for healthy child development/healing.
~ Local, permanent, educational resources that support both young and old family members, as well as educators and related nonprofits.
~ Biodiversity and local environmental stewardship as a beneficial part of daily living.
~ A vibrant community of diverse families enjoying a higher quality of city life.
Sneak Peek: A section of the children's play gardens
LOCATION: Third Avenue at Redcliffe & Doyle Streets
Elizabeth, New Jersey 07206
The EC's Outdoor Learning Gardens have fourteen play and learn settings for young children supported by Eco-center resources. An attached pavilion facilitates group visits, educators, and collaborative programs. If your program can benefit from a nearby Eco-center with outdoor play and learn space, contact us. We'd love to hear from you!