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Tue Jul 14, 2020

7:00p - 8:30p

Summer Science: Composting and Eco-Friendly Yard Care

VIRTUAL ZOOM EVENT

Gray Russell, Sustainability Officer for the Township of Montclair will explain why environmentally-friendly yard care and composting to improve your soil are simple and effective steps toward better lawns and gardens, and how it is healthier for you and your family, your neighborhood, and our regional ecosystem. 

After you register, you will receive a Zoom link the morning of this event. If paying by check, payment must be received to our new PO Box (PO Box 2267, Morristown, NJ 07962-2267) by 7/7/2020. Please email lbencivengo@arboretumfriends.net with any questions.

Please note:  If you are unable to attend live, you will be given access to the recorded version.

REGISTRATION AFTER 5PM ON 7/14 - YOU WILL RECEIVE THE RECORDED VERSION OF THIS EVENT.

This program is eligible for 1.5 Rutgers Master Gardener CEU’s.

 

Cost: $10 members / $15 non-members

Location: Virtual

Sponsor: FOFA

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Wed Jul 22, 2020

7:00p - 8:30p

Dahlias

VIRTUAL WEBINAR

Join Samantha Rothman of Fairview Farm and Flowers to learn all about Dahlias. Each year her flower farm grows thousands of plants. Together we’ll learn about sourcing plant material, tips and tricks to grow your best flowers yet, as well as how to effectively dig and store your tubers. Come hear from this dahlia addict – you’re sure to become one too! 

REGISTRATION AFTER 7/22 - YOU WILL RECEIVE THE RECORDED VERSION OF THIS EVENT.

Please email lbencivengo@arboretumfriends.net with any questions.

This program is eligible for 1.5 Rutgers Master Gardener CEU’s.

Thanks to Margery Ennist for the Dahlia 'Gallery Leonardo' photo.

Cost: $10 members / $15 non-members

Location: Virtual

Sponsor: FOFA

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Tue Sep 22, 2020

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Too Many Tomatoes - A Recorded Cooking Demonstration

A RECORDED PROGRAM

In our opinion it's not possible to have too many Tomatoes!

Watch Chef Cynthia Triolo in this recorded cooking demonstration all about tomatoes. She'll make a pasta, some bruschetta and a tomato sorbet that you are sure to love.  Recipes will be available as well!

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE SEPTEMBER 22 DATE IS THE LAUNCH DATE FOR THE PROGRAM. SINCE THIS IS A RECORDED PROGRAM YOU CAN REGISTER TO RECEIVE THE LINK AND WATCH THE PROGRAM AT YOUR CONVENIENCE.  FYIIt could take up to 72 hours for you to receive the link of the recording but once received, you can view it at any time.

Cost: 10.00 members / 15.00 non-members

Location: RECORDED PROGRAM

Sponsor: FOFA

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Thu Oct 1, 2020

7:00 PM

BULBS IN CONTAINERS AND FORCING FOR BLOOM INDOORS

VIRTUAL ZOOM PROGRAM

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The Friends of The Frelinghuysen Arboretum are presenting several free Zoom talks on how to grow various types of reblooming bulbs in your garden.

The third and last program entitled "Bulbs in Containers and Forcing for Bloom Indoors", will be presented by Ilona Ontscherenki on Thursday, October 1.

The program is free but registration is required. Please fill out the registration form by clicking here.

Please note:  When you submit your registration, your ONLY confirmation will be on the screen that shows you've successfully registered.  Please make a note of it!  Registration will close at 11am on the day of the event.  A Zoom link will be sent to you by 12pm on the day of the event. Please check your spam folder if you have not received the Zoom link by this time.  This program will not be recorded or held again this fall.  Contact lbencivengo@arboretumfriends.net with any other questions prior to 4pm the day of the event.

Cost: Free

Location: VIRTUAL ZOOM PROGRAM

Sponsor: FOFA

Thu Oct 8, 2020

7:00 PM

FIGHT INVASIVES - GO NATIVE

VIRTUAL ZOOM PROGRAM

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The Friends of The Frelinghuysen Arboretum are happy to work with the Rutgers Master Gardeners to bring you this free program.

Master Gardener, Ilona Ontscherenki will speak about the ten most common invasive plants found in Morris County and various methods to use to remove them, as well as suggestions and descriptions of native plants that can be substituted for them. Learn how to protect your landscape from these invasive plants and what you can do to help protect the environment and native habitat for wildlife.

Registration for this program is FREE. Please fill out the registration form by clicking here.

Please note:  When you submit your registration, your ONLY confirmation will be on the screen that shows you've successfully registered.  Please make a note of it!  Registration will close at 11am on the day of the event.  A Zoom link will be sent to you by 12pm on the day of the event. Please check your spam folder if you have not received the Zoom link by this time.  This program will not be recorded or held again this fall.  Contact lbencivengo@arboretumfriends.net with any other questions prior to 4pm the day of the event.

 

Cost: FREE

Location: VIRTUAL ZOOM PROGRAM

Sponsor: FOFA

Thu Oct 15, 2020

7:00 pm

SPRING TULIP SHOWSTOPPER

VIRTUAL ZOOM PROGRAM