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Announcements as of November 9, 2011

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.


Take advantage of all the great events going on right now at the Arboretum. See them all on the Events page of our website. Browse them there and sign up on-line while there is still room.

What a difference a week makes! The weather is beautiful, the power is back on and things are getting back to normal. It's time now to look at some great events coming up in the next few days.

Stuffing Four Ways Cooking Demonstration

Have your worn out your usual cookbook recipes for stuffing? Come learn some new and delicious alternatives at Stuffing Four Ways. This cooking demonstration is sponsored by Whole Foods Market in Madison and is scheduled for Sun Nov 20.

Note Correction: the event will take place Sunday, November 20th. Sorry for the confusion.

Citrus and Spice and Everything Nice

There are just a few seats open for Saturday November 12's talk by David Hyde, owner of Well Sweep Herb Farm. There will be citrus trees and other plants that will make you smile for sale. No slides, no computers, just David.

His encyclopedic knowledge and easy charm are what we need when we take a break from cleaning up our gardens from the recent weather incident! Use paypal to register and don't forget to bring your receipt.

Bonsai Winter Care and Maintenance

The Great Swamp Bonsai folks are meeting are November 15 to talk about winter care and maintenance. If you've got a bonsai, bring it along for expert advice.

Gingerbread Wonderland

We are full steam ahead for Gingerbread Wonderland. You didn't register yet for the Member's Only Preview Party - what are you waiting for? Call 973-326-7601 and register now for a lovely evening.

Want to exhibit your gingerbread creation? We have extended the entry deadline until November 21st to accommodate the disruption from the snowstorm. Click on the heading above to go to the entry form.

Remember that all the events can be found on our Events Page where, we are happy to say, you can register and pay on line -- just click on the "Add to Cart" buttons on our Events page and Membership page.

Retail Partners

Our Retail Partner role is growing just in time for the holiday! Look under "Membership" and then "Discount Offers" on our website (or just click on the headline above). Morristown Agway is offering discounts on birdseed to Friends' members at their FREE class on Birding Basics -- November 13 from 11am-2:30pm.

These fine local companies not only support us at our various events, but they offer our members discounts. Just show them your membership card at time of purchase.


Best of NJ 2011

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