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Announcements as of November 5, 2013

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, but here are some upcoming events that we would like to highlight.
Click here to read this and previous newsletters on-line.


Hollies and Conifers

Now that the leaves are down, those evergreens look a lot more important, right? It’s time to re-fresh your knowledge of our needled friends with Marc Zuckovich on Saturday November 9th at “Hollies and Conifers.” Register on-line by clicking here.

Enter Your Gingerbread Now!

Getting together with family and friends at Thanksgiving? That’s a great time to plan your Gingerbread Wonderland entry. Forms and instructions can be found on our Events page by clicking here. It’ll be fun, we promise!

David Culp: The Layered Garden

The Auditorium is filling up for David Culp’s program, “The Layered Garden” on Friday, November 15th.

Register now on-line before we are out of space!.

Butterflies of China

On Tuesday, November 12th, NABA presents a free talk on the “Butterflies of China” by Glenn Mahler.

No registration, just come along.

MEMBERS ONLY: Gingerbread Wonderland Preview Party

Have you registered for the “Members Only Gingerbread Wonderland Preview Party” on Thursday, December 5th?

This is one the wonderful benefits of Membership in The Friends of The Frelinghuysen Arboretum. Enjoy cocoa, cookies and a first look at the exhibit, without all the crowds! Members may register on-line here.

Speaking of Membership

Have you started your holiday gift list? Membership in the Friends is a wonderful gift, not only for gardeners but for cooks, photographers and anyone with children!

Call Ellen Fishter at 973-326-7603 on Wednesday or Friday to arrange for a special holiday card. Get your gifts settled early, and those lucky recipients can even come to the Members Only Gingerbread Wonderland Preview Party!

Our Membership Page gives all the details of membership in the Friends.

Fall Blooms

What shrub is flowering near the Scherer Garden? It’s Camellia ‘Winter’s Star,’ surely one of the last flowering shrubs of the season.

Camellia 'Winter’s Star'

Retail Partners

As a member of The Friends of The Frelinghuysen Arboretum you can enjoy discounts at our Retail Partners. Please show your Friends' membership card at time of purchase.

Please welcome our newest Retail Partners

Click on their names, or on any of the fine establishments, below, for more information.

Fall is a great time to plant! So the next time you're ready to make a purchase, go to our website's Retail Partners Page to see the full range of offers available in your neighborhood.

All our 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. Alternatively, you may register by calling 973-326-7603.


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