Spring Doodle from Margaret Roach
As we step out into spring and appraise our gardens, we can all relate to enjoy this "doodle" from Margaret Roach's fabulous blog ' A WAY TO GARDEN.
Last Call for Plant Sale Preview Talk
Now, for a less guilty approach to plant selection - it's last call for the Plant Sale Talk this Saturday, April 18.
Former Friends President, Sue Acheson, joyfully describes her top picks, culled from many years of experience in her beautiful Morristown garden.
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Lilacs: An Old Fashioned Plant for Modern Day Gardens
Lilacs buds are swelling and, with some warmer weather, they may be in bloom at Willowwood Arboretum when Marc Zukovich explains everything about this favorite shrub on April 25.
Instead, or in addition to, giving a lilac to a Mom in your life, why not give her this class too?
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Injury Free Gardening
As soon as you get your new plants home, the real work begins. Get ready for all the bending, stretching and lifting involved in our favorite sport - gardening!
On May 9, Physical Therapists Joel Hischorn and Dave Mistry demonstrate the best ways to move to avoid injury as well as strategies for gardening post joint replacement surgery.
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Affiliates offerings -- early May:
- 5/5 No. American Butterfly Association - General Meeting
- 5/7 Frelinghuysen Arboretum Gesneriad Society - Growers Forum
- 5/13 African Violet Club of Morris County - Leaf Bingo
All these programs are free to the public.
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. Click here to see the up-to-date list of fine vendors.
Matilda's Café Now Open
Matilda’s Café is now open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through Fall from 10:00a to 5:00p. Why not stop by and enjoy a menu item?
Check out their spring menu on the Matilda's Café 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.