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While you may view our full program on the Events Page of our website, we are pleased to highlight these upcoming programs.

Announcements as of December 28, 2016

Go Outside!

This season grab a friend or family member and get outside with a Scavenger Hunt at the arboretum.

Come inside the Haggerty Education Center, pick up your hunting list and see what you can find. Take a photo with your cell phone or camera and return with your photos to pick up your prize.

$10. per group from 9am - 3:30pm every weekend.

Gearing up for 2017

Winter gives us time to ponder and plan our 2017 gardens. Susan Cohan, APLD sees a trend toward Hyperlocalism which goes beyond native plants and locally sourced materials. Find out more about Hyperlocalism and other trends for the new year here: https://www.gardendesign.com/trends/2017.html

You can meet Susan on March 26, 2017 when she presents her program Creating an Inviting Garden with Style. Details can be found on our website.

7th Annual Community Garden Conference

Save the Date! Saturday, March 4, 2017

Lots more information and on-line registrations on our Events page.

The Arboretum is pretty all year round

Just check out this recent instagram post http://picbear.com/media/1412457942963393386_2526650455

Thanks to bribri1292 for the shot!


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Stourhead - click to enlarge

The Majestic Gardens of Southwest England

We are excited to invite you to join us for the next Friends international trip, traversing the counties of Wiltshire, Somerset, Devon and Cornwall.

Full details, including itinerary, garden descriptions, pricing and registration information are found on our website by clicking here.

Hope to see you in Cornwall soon.

Retail Partners

When shopping at our fine Retail Partners, please remember to present your Membership card at the beginning of your check out transaction. Our Retail Partners need to enter the discount at the beginning of that process.

If you have not yet used this wonderful Member Benefit, you can view our full list of Retail Partners by clicking here.

Amazon Smile

Don't forget to "SMILE!"Amazon Smile, that is!

Amazon, through the AmazonSmile Foundation will contribute 0.5% of your purchases on Amazon to a charitable organization you select. Please consider selecting The Friends of the Frelinghuysen Arboretum as your designated recipient from this wonderful program.

Click here and log in to your amazon account to designate the Friends as your charity.


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.

That’s it for this time. Hope you enjoyed this edition of the newsletter. Tell your friends about this handy way to keep up with activities at the Frelinghuysen Arboretum (click here for complete directions for subscribing.


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Email your comments or suggestions to webmaster@arboretumfriends.org.
Phone us at (973) 326-7603.

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