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Announcements as of December 29, 2010

The Friends of Frelinghuysen Arboretum are proud to host dozens of events in the coming weeks, ranging from exhibits to photo classes to tours to informative programs on gardens and horticulture.
Our full program is found on the Events Page of our website.
Please browse there at your leisure. Until then, here are some upcoming events that should be sure to be of interest.
Click here to read this and previous newsletters on-line.


New Year's Greetings

On behalf of The Friends of The Frelinghuysen Arboretum, the Board of Trustees and the Horticultural Education Staff, we would like to take this opportunity to wish you a happy and healthy 2011.

Friends New Years Party

Please register now for the Friends New Year's Party to be held on Sunday, January 9th.

Cabin Fever Movie Series

We also have some wonderful movies scheduled this winter in our "Cabin Fever" movie series, just $5 per person which includes refreshments! The January 23 movies are for children -- see the program listings for complete details.

Tu B'Shevat Celebration

Speaking of children, mark you calendars for the January 30 Tu B'Shevat program featuring a concert at 1pm, crafts and tree planting to follow!

The Friends Are Going To Scotland

The Friends are going to Scotland from May 26th to June 5th of 2011 and we would like to have you join us.

Full details are on the Scotland section of our website, including maps, pricing and the full itinerary. Just click on the headline or the image at right to go there now.

Important News!

For us to maintain our fabulous pricing, we have to get your signup by no later than January 20th. By the way, if you are planning on traveling alone and would like a roommate. We would be glad to pair you with another adventurous gardener.

We will be seeing botanical gardens, private gardens, castles, historical houses, beautiful scenery and so much more. Sign up soon and don't get left behind!

Save the Dates!

Many other programs are listed in our Events Calendar, but here are two you may want to check out and add to your calendar:

  • The 16th Annual Friends Plant Sale - Members-only Preview & Sale - Friday May 6th.
  • The 16th Annual Friends Plant Sale - Public Sale - Saturday May 7th.


The Friends Have Gone Social!

Have your children or grandchildren convinced you that social networking (facebook, twitter or the like) is the wave of the future? Well, the Friends don't want to be left behind and invite you to look at our postings on these two popular venues. Just click on the icon and follow us (or friend us) to keep up with all our activities.

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