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Monday, March 1st, the Sugarloaf section of Lewis Morris County Park will be closed due to tree work.

Monday, March 1st, the Sugarloaf section of Lewis Morris County Park will be closed due to tree work.

February 2021

All Activities and Events are Subject to Change

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Maple Sugaring Demo 1 –3 :30 pm
Tricky Tracks Walk 3 –4 pm
Maple Sugaring Demo 1 –3 :30 pm
Maple Sugaring Demo 1 –3 :30 pm
Creepy Crawlies! 4 –4 :45 pm
Family Swamp Stroll 10 –11 am
Maple Sugaring Demo 1 –3 :30 pm
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Family Farm Stroll 10 –11 am
Family Farm Stroll 2 –3 pm
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Animal Antics: Cows 10 –10 :45 am
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Maple Sugaring Demo 1 –3 :30 pm

February 2021 Events

Thursday, January 7 : 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Branches & Buds Walk

Ages 7 & Up.Join a naturalist on the trails and learn the secrets that trees’ twigs hold! Find out...

Thursday, January 14 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Pre-K Nature on the Farm

Ages 2 – 4 (with an adult).Families with pre-K kids take a walk on the trails and farm, learning about the...

Saturday, January 23 : 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Maple Sugaring Demo

All Ages.Learn how to identify and tap maple trees, collect sap, and make syrup over a wood-fired evaporator. This...

Monday, February 1 : 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt

All Ages.Bring your camera or phone for this month’s scavenger hunt, ‘Brrr! It’s Cold....

Monday, February 1 : 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Plant of the Month Club for Kids

Ages 6 - 12Meet with other plant lovers, get your hands dirty, plant a new kind of interesting, creepy, unusual, or...

Thursday, February 4 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Coyotes in the Neighborhood

Ages 7 & Up.Whether you’ve seen them or not, wild coyotes are living among us.  In this...

Tuesday, February 9 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Floral Arranging with Supermarket Flowers for Valentine’s Day

Adults.In this LIVE virtual program, Ann Fahey, Superintendent of Horticulture Education will demonstrate how to make a simple supermarket...

Tuesday, February 9 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Virtual Home School Days: Sleep, Stay, Fly Away

Ages 6 - 12.What’s happened to all those creatures we saw in the summer?  Every animal must make...

Wednesday, February 10 : 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Tricky Tracks Walk

Ages 5 & Up.This is a great time to hunt for animal tracks along the trails.  Learn the four...

Wednesday, February 10 : 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Energy Efficiency for the NJ Homeowner

The NJ Clean Energy Program (NJCEP) presents a webinar to help you make your home safer, healthier, and more comfortable...

Thursday, February 11 : 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Lunch and Learn: Beauty in the Books

Adults.Join Curator Melanie Bump as we take an artistic look at the books.  Books, in their own right,...

Thursday, February 11 : 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

In-Person Home School Days: Trees, Royalty of the Forest

Ages 6 - 12.Students discover the science – and math -- of trees, and through hands-on activities, they will investigate what...

Friday, February 12 : 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Barnyard in Winter – Milling

All Ages.On this interactive tour, learn how different grains are grown and managed on the farm. Working with a...

Monday, February 15 : 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Virtual Day Off with Nature: Amazing Owls!

Ages 5 – 10.Enjoy a special program on your day off from school, and learn all about owls!  After an...

Tuesday, February 16 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Virtual Home School Days: Cows

Ages 6 - 12.How now, brown cow! Join us online as we discuss Fosterfields’ Jersey cattle. Learn what they eat,...

Wednesday, February 17 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Garden Sprouts Outside: Treats on Trees

Ages 3 - 5 (with an adult).It’s cold outside but birds and animals still need to eat.  ...

Thursday, February 18 : 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Lunch and Learn: Coyotes in the Neighborhood

Adults.Whether you’ve seen them or not, wild coyotes are living among us.  Learn how they survive...

Thursday, February 18 : 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

In-Person Home School Days: Winter Animal Care

Ages 6 - 12.Join us for this fun, hands-on program and learn how our farmers care for the chickens, cows, sheep,...

Saturday, February 20 : 12:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Wild Animal Experts Online:  Tricky Tracks

All Ages!Winter is a great time to learn who has been out & about in nature. Learn to identify...

Sunday, February 21 : 12:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Golden Hour Photography - A Chilly Winter’s Morning

Ages 18 & Up.See Fosterfields like never before.  The beauty of a chilly February morning is brought to life...

Tuesday, February 23 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Virtual Home School Days: The Water Habitat

Ages 6 - 12.Plants can live in different kinds of water habitats. Discover how some plants can survive under the water,...

Tuesday, February 23 : 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Creepy Crawlies!

Ages 4 & Up.In this LIVE virtual program, meet our resident creepy crawlies and learn what makes an insect an...

Wednesday, February 24 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Toddler Trek: Frigid Flyers

Ages 2 - 5 (with an adult).While some birds fly south for the winter, many others spend the cold months right...

Wednesday, February 24 : 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Winter Trees of the Forest

Adults.Get some fresh air and learn the science of winter tree identification along the easy trails of Loantaka Brook...

Thursday, February 25 : 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Lunch and Learn: Top Ten Gardening Questions Answered and More!

Adults.How do I prune my hydrangeas? How do I prune my clematis? Is it time to divide my peonies?...

Thursday, February 25 : 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

In-Person Home School Days: Winter Birds

Ages 6 - 12.Gather around the feeders to learn to identify our winter resident birds.  Learn the correct way to...

Friday, February 26 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Family Swamp Stroll

All Ages.Get outside with a peaceful nature walk at the Great Swamp, learning about the wildlife and plants along...

All Activities and Events are Subject to Change