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Announcements as of December 4, 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.


Members-Only New Year’s Party

Friend’s Members are encouraged to register now for the New Year’s Party. This year's speaker is Kirk Brown, portraying Frederick Law Olmsted. You will not want to miss this program which concludes with a lovely assortment of sweet and savory refreshments and wines.

Register for this FREE Friends Members Only Program by clicking here.

Gingerbread Wonderland Opens This Week

It’s full steam ahead to Gingerbread Wonderland! Be sure to visit us on weekends when we present the Craft Show featuring talented local crafters offering unique and affordable gifts.

Landauer Cafe will be operating the Gingerbread Cafe on weekends too and promise cocoa, freshly made cookies, sandwiches and their signature chocolates. Owner Christina Renfer will have her beautiful holiday gift baskets on hand – there are so many to choose from!

Holiday Gift

Looking for the perfect gift for families with youngsters on your holiday list? How about a Family Membership in the Friends? Join on-line or call 973-326-7603 to arrange for your gift of membership.


Membership in the Friends is a perfect holiday gift to give yourself! Click the picture above for more information and on-line joining.

Virtual Gardener

Have you read the latest edition of Virtual Gardener (click the title to go to it)?

Member Linda Pastorino has! She is a brilliant interior designer who creates modern Cabinets of Curiosities. Here are some images of her work:

ancient_art_and_bones tribal_art_and_ivory upper_cabinet

If you have an object suitable for our Cabinet, please email

Retail Partners

Planning to shop at one of our many fine Retail Partners? Please remember to bring your membership card with you in order to receive your discounts.

Click here to go to our Retail Partners Page.

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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