What Is

Civic Engagement?

Civic engagement is the process by which an individual becomes involved within their community. There are many ways to be active and involved: community service, volunteer work, public events, and community programs and groups. To learn more, click on the “About” tab. For a list of engagement opportunities within Princeton and the surrounding area, please scroll down.


Event Catalog

List of Events
Saturday, October 16, 2021 (postponed from original date of September 18)
8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Fourth Annual Delaware River Cleanup
Outdoor service opportunity; multiple locations
Registration and waiver required; information here or below

In an effort to help clean up the Delaware River, a coalition of volunteer organizations and the Clean Communities programs in Hunterdon and Mercer counties, together with the NJ State Park Service, will host a cleanup event.
Registered volunteers should bring a signed waiver, insect repellent, and water to the event. Comfortable clothing, long pants, closed-toe shoes, and masks are mandatory. Participants will be provided with trash bags and gloves. Volunteers will receive a t-shirt and light refreshments as a thank you for their time.
Advance registration and waiver signature required; click here for information and waiver download. Choose a location on the map to see information and registration link for that location.