Green Initiatives

The Village of Egg Harbor is proud to be a Green Tier Community

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Please participate by attending one of our programs below. Additionally, we are building a task force to help to brainstorm and form programs.
Contact the Village of Egg Harbor office if you are interested in joining us. They can be reached at 920.868.3334

Every Day is Earth Day Festival 2021

All activities will be COVID-safe. Masks required. Zoom information for Thursday’s event: Join meeting online – https://villageofeggharbor.zoom.us/j/97733644963  Meeting ID: 977 3364 4963 Join meeting by calling in (NOT RECOMMENDED – AUDIO ONLY) – (312) 626-6799  Meeting ID: 977 3364 4963# Or, watch on Facebook Live! – www.facebook.com/kresspavilion   April 22nd, 2020 was the 50th Anniversary of…

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Birdscaping Your Backyard

Karen Newbern, Master Gardener and Nursery Manager of Door Landscape & Nursery, will present ways to attract a variety of birds to your yard.  Learn how you can use “birdscaping” to make your yard a desirable haven for our feathered friends. Watch on Zoom or Facebook Live!  Contact: Jeanine, 920-868-2664 Click here to watch the…

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March 24: Invasive Species in Door County – Winter Program

Join us for a virtual event all about invasive species education! This four-part series will take place seasonally, with our first event focusing around winter identification, treatment, and removal of invasive species. Door County Conservationist and DCIST Coordinator, Samantha Koyen, and Egg Harbor Sustainability Coordinator, Lydia Semo, will be leading this presentation. Watch on Zoom…

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Electric Car Chargers Live at Kress Pavilion

As of early 2020 Electric Car Owners are now able to get charged at the Kress Pavilion! In the spring of 2020 the village installed four donated electric car charging stations.The chargers were donated by Tesla and Egg Harbor resident and electric vehicle owner, Bill Freyman. “It’s the 21st Century and electric vehicles are the…

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Video: Fall Time is Dye Time!

Learn how to collect and use common natural products (plants, flowers, bark) to make your own fabric dye. Create a unique, natural pattern and learn how you can get material to create one for yourself. Click below to view the live program video! Video: Natural Dye Program

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August 12th: Sustainability in Your Community

Join us in this virtual program to learn how we, as a community, have the choice to support sustainable measures. Members of the Green Tier Task Force will discuss the importance of sustainability in Egg Harbor, which can be expanded to other communities, as well.  The group will cover the positive environmental and economic impacts…

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Green Tier Newsletter

Thanks for signing up! You will now get newsletters from the Green Tier Task Force straight to your inbox!  We appreciate your interest and commitment to making our community more sustainable. If you haven’t already, head over to our Facebook page and give us a like! 🙂 www.facebook.com/greentiereggharbor

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Sign-Up for Sustainable News from Green Tier!

_________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Thank you for your support! You will now get newsletters from the Green Tier Task Force straight to your inbox!  We appreciate your interest and commitment to making our community more sustainable. If you haven’t already, head over to our Facebook page and give us a like! 🙂  www.facebook.com/greentiereggharbor

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ONLINE: Every Day is Earth Day Festival

Thank you to all who attended the first ever, 2019 Every Day is Earth Day Festival! The planning committee is working hard to figure out how to develop an online version of Every Day is Earth Day Festival.  Stay tuned as we bring you more updates. April 22nd, 2020 is the 50th Anniversary of Earth…

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May 22: Repair Cafe – Repair your Soil

2:00 p.m. Egg Harbor Library Repair Café: Soil Repair. It’s dirty nail season! BookNook Gardens invites you to workshop to help identify plant deficiencies and how to amend soil to fix common issues. In addition, they will run you through different plant varieties and the soil types that help them thrive. They will touch on…

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Repair Cafe- Feb 8: Repair your Beauty Regimen

1:00 p.m.     Egg Harbor Library Repair Cafe. Repair your Beauty Regimen    Join us and Renee Schwaller, professional potter and home alchemist for a 101 on natural home and body products including natural face spray, body scrub and laundry soap. Participants will be given an over view on products to use and a step by step…

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Workshop: Jan 12 – Hydroponics 101

11:00 a.m. Hydroponics 101. Hydroponics is a form of gardening that uses no soil, but instead grows plants in a solution of nutrients mixed with water. Take the first step in staring your own by learning the fundamentals of hydroponics, it’s pros and cons, what it takes to grow crops in various environments and of course…

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Repair Cafe: Jan. 16- What’s in your Water?

2:00 p.m. Egg Harbor Library Repair Cafe. Each month, over coffee and snacks we will focus on a new item to repair or upkeep. This month, we focus on “What’s in your Water” We will have test kits available for bacteria and metals testing, Nathan from Culligan will be here to provide onsite testing for…

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