Save the Date! February 4: Benjamin Blackburn Scholarship Lecture
This year's speaker is R. William Thomas, Chanticleer Garden's Executive Director and Head Gardener. He lectures from his book, "The Art of Gardening: Design Inspiration & Innovative Planting Techniques from Chanticleer."
Chanticleer Garden in Wayne, Pennsylvania is known as one of America's most romantic, imaginative and exciting public gardens.
Calling all Community Gardeners
Don’t miss the 7th Annual Community Garden Conference at The Frelinghuysen Arboretum on March 4, 2017.
Register before February 1 and receive a discount.
Click the image to go to the website for more information and to register.
Family Nature Crafts for Ages 6+
Create a Tiny World terrarium on Saturday, January 28 and/or Valentine’s for someone special using natural materials on Saturday, February 4.
Settle in to a warm, cozy spot and ponder these ideas for planning a gorgeous winter garden.
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We love our volunteers and thank them for the many hours they provided The Friends of The Frelinghuysen Arboretum in 2016.
Here is a photo of Colleen and Candace, a mother-daughter duo helping us out at Gingerbread Wonderland.
Won't you join us in 2017? Just download our volunteer application and get started today!
The Majestic Gardens of Southwest England
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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.
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.
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.
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