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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 September 6, 2017

EDIBLE FLOWERS: A GLOBAL HISTORY

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Sunday, September 10

Author Constance Kirker discusses the long history of flowers as a tasty ingredient in a variety of cuisines.

Light refreshments and a book signing follow the lecture.

Click the flyer for more information and on line registration.



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DILL by Karen Muccillo - click to enlarge

HERB LIBERATION

Saturday, September 16

Karen Bussolini, gardener, author and photographer returns to discuss all things herb.

Discover how to use herbs creatively throughout the landscape.

Click here for more information and on line registration.



BUS TRIP TO THE CHIHULY GLASS EXHIBIT AT NYBG

Thursday, September 28—ONLY A FEW SEATS LEFT!

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Leave the driving to us as we travel to the New York Botanical Garden.

This trip includes a private, guided tour of the Chihuly Exhibit!

All the details and registration are on our website - click the image at right. You don’t want to miss this!



WHAT’S IN BLOOM:

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Image by K. Muccillo - click to enlarge

Seven Sons Tree! This beautiful tree with its attractive peeling bark can be found in the Four Seasons Garden near the Haggerty Education Center. Find out more here:


More What's in Bloom

You can see a complete list of What's in Bloom (and where) at the Arboretum by clicking here.


FUNGUS FEST aka ALL THINGS MUSHROOM

The NJ Mycological Association will hold its annual Fungus Fest on September 14.

Mushroom ID, guided walks, cooking demos, crafts and more! Find out all about it here njmyco.org/


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Gingerbread News Here!

It’s hard to believe 2017 is our 26th Annual Gingerbread Wonderland Exhibit and 8th year for the Craft Show!

Stay tuned for all the details - click the logo at right for all the latest information.


Matilda's Café Open Each Weekend!

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Meet a friend for coffee and enjoy a sweet or a savory at Matilda's Café with garden views out every window.

Matilda's will be open each weekend from now until October, 10 am to 5 pm. Visit our Matilda's Café page to see the current menu.


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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