Calendar
July 2021

All Activities and Events are Subject to Change

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Garden Buds 10 –11 am
Pond Exploration 3 –4 pm
Farmer Fridays 10 –10 :30 am
Garden Buds 10 –11 am
Farmer Fridays 10 :30 –11 am
Farmer Fridays 1 –1 :30 pm
Farmer Fridays 1 :30 –2 pm
Farmer Fridays 2 –2 :30 pm
Flower Arranging for Teens 1 :30 –2 :30 pm
Farmer Fridays 10 –10 :30 am
Garden Buds 10 –11 am
Farmer Fridays 10 :30 –11 am
Farmer Fridays 1 –1 :30 pm
Farmer Fridays 1 :30 –2 pm
Farmer Fridays 2 –2 :30 pm
Yoga Hike 12 –1 :30 pm
Terrific Turtles 3 –4 pm
Terrific Turtles 3 –4 pm
Butterflies in the Meadow 9 :30 –11 :30 am
Farmer Fridays 10 –10 :30 am
Farmer Fridays 10 :30 –11 am
Farmer Fridays 1 –1 :30 pm
Farmer Fridays 1 :30 –2 pm
Farmer Fridays 2 –2 :30 pm
Stream Exploration 3 –4 pm
Slithering Snakes 3 –4 pm
Farmer Fridays 10 –10 :30 am
Garden Buds 10 –11 am
Farmer Fridays 10 :30 –11 am
Farmer Fridays 1 –1 :30 pm
Farmer Fridays 1 :30 –2 pm
Farmer Fridays 2 –2 :30 pm

July 2021 Events

Thursday, July 1 : 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Photo Scavenger Hunt: Red, White, and Blue

All ages. Celebrate the Fourth of July and all things Red, White, and Blue.  Search the gardens for...

Thursday, July 1 : 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Virtual Lunch & Learn: Travel in the Books

Adults.Join us for a trip around the world through the Elizabeth D. Kay Rare Book Collection.  As you...

Thursday, July 1 : 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Life Under the Leaves

Families with ages 4 and up.There are so many interesting creatures living just under the leaf litter on the forest...

Friday, July 2 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Garden Buds

Ages 4-5 with adult. Instill a love of gardening in preschoolers, and maybe even dust off your own green...

Thursday, July 8 : 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Home School Days: Garden Gnomes

Ages 6-12. Discover the history and legends of garden gnomes and other mythical creatures from the 17th century up...

Thursday, July 8 : 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Pond Exploration

Ages 5 & up with an adult.Be prepared to get wet as we dip into the pond to discover the...

Friday, July 9 : 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Farmer Fridays

All ages. Join the Fosterfields Farmers every Friday in July and August to get the inside scoop on what...

Friday, July 9 : 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Farmer Fridays

All ages. Join the Fosterfields Farmers every Friday in July and August to get the inside scoop on what...

Friday, July 9 : 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Farmer Fridays

All ages. Join the Fosterfields Farmers every Friday in July and August to get the inside scoop on what...

Friday, July 9 : 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Farmer Fridays

All ages. Join the Fosterfields Farmers every Friday in July and August to get the inside scoop on what...

Friday, July 9 : 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Farmer Fridays

All ages. Join the Fosterfields Farmers every Friday in July and August to get the inside scoop on what...

Saturday, July 10 : 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Forest Bathing with Rich Collins, ANFT Guide at the Elizabeth D. Kay Environmental Center

Adults. Enjoy a combination of Japanese-inspired walking, meditation, mindfulness, and wellness promotion, guided by an expert. Wear comfortable shoes...

Monday, July 12 : 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Plant of the Month Club for Kids: Sunflowers

Ages 6-12. In this virtual program, meet with other plant lovers and get your hands dirty!  Each month...

Tuesday, July 13 : 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Flower Arranging for Teens

Ages 13 and up.Learn the correct way to cut and preserve flowers and make a beautiful, long-lasting flower arrangement using...

Wednesday, July 14 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Garden Sprouts: Let’s Get Wet!

Ages 3-5 with adult. Can you find all the water features in the arboretum?  Discover the plants and...

Wednesday, July 14 : 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Virtual Awesome Animal Artists

Ages 5 - 10.Learn to draw a NJ native animal and create your own masterpiece in this virtual program!  Guess...

Thursday, July 15 : 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Virtual Lunch & Learn: What You Need to Know About Pesticides

Adults.IPM, organic, or traditional -- learn everything you need to know about these different methods so you can make...

Saturday, July 17 : 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Forest Bathing with Rich Collins, ANFT Guide at Willowwood Arboretum

Adults.Enjoy a combination of Japanese-inspired walking, meditation, mindfulness, and wellness promotion, guided by an expert. Wear comfortable shoes for...

Saturday, July 17 : 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Yoga Hike

Adults.Enjoy the detoxifying quality of being present in nature. Spend part of this hike centering, exploring fundamental yoga postures,...

Sunday, July 18 : 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Forest Bathing with Rich Collins, ANFT Guide at The Frelinghuysen Arboretum

Adults.Enjoy a combination of Japanese-inspired walking, meditation, mindfulness, and wellness promotion, guided by an expert. Wear comfortable shoes for...

Tuesday, July 20 : 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Butterflies and Blooms

Families with kids ages 4 and up.Join a naturalist to search for beautiful butterflies and the wildflowers that sustain them. ...

Thursday, July 22 : 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Terrific Turtles

Families with kids ages 4 and up.Enjoy a short walk learning about and searching for turtles along the way with...

Thursday, July 22 : 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Terrific Turtles

Families with kids ages 4 and up.Enjoy a short walk learning about and searching for turtles along the way with...

Friday, July 23 : 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Butterflies in the Meadow

Adults.Join experts from the North American Butterfly Association as we walk the meadows of Bamboo Brook in search of...

Tuesday, July 27 : 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Stream Exploration

Ages 7 & up.The stream is alive with aquatic insects!  Search for these macroinvertebrates and learn about their interesting...

Wednesday, July 28 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

What’s in Bloom Tour of the Frelinghuysen Arboretum

Adults.Explore The Frelinghuysen Arboretum with Ann Fahey, Superintendent of Horticulture Education, on this guided tour of the gardens and...

Wednesday, July 28 : 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Slithering Snakes

Families with kids ages 4 and up.What makes these slithering reptiles so unique?  Learn about all the species that...

Friday, July 30 : 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Photo Scavenger Hunt: Throw Some Shade

All ages. Travel from shady spot to shady spot and hunt for the clues to how trees survive the...

Friday, July 30 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Garden Buds

Ages 4-5 with adult. Instill a love of gardening in preschoolers, and maybe even dust off your own green...

All Activities and Events are Subject to Change