Calendar
January 2020

All Activities and Events are Subject to Change

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Sunrise Hike: Moderate 6 :15 –8 am
Baby and Me Hike 9 :30 –11 am
Winter Birds Hike 9 –10 :30 am
Baby and Me Hike 9 :30 –11 am
All About Bears 10 –11 am
Sprouts: Snowy Day 10 –2 pm
Puddle Jumpers 1 :15 –2 :15 pm
Puddle Jumpers 1 –2 pm
Winter Light 4 –5 pm
Weekend Family Walk 10 –11 am
Maple Sugaring Demo 1 –3 :30 pm
Maple Sugaring Demo 1 –3 :30 pm
Baby and Me Hike 9 :30 –11 am
Feeding Frenzy 11 –12 pm
Puddle Jumpers 1 :15 –2 :15 pm
Puddle Jumpers 1 –2 pm
Feather the Nest 4 –5 pm
Who’s At My Feeder? 11 –12 pm
Maple Sugaring Demo 1 –3 :30 pm
Wintering Reptiles 10 –11 am
Maple Sugaring Demo 1 –3 :30 pm
Baby and Me Hike 9 :30 –11 am
Sprouts: I See Ice 10 –11 am
Sprouts: I See Ice 1 –2 pm
Puddle Jumpers 1 :15 –2 :15 pm
Puddle Jumpers 1 –2 pm
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Maple Sugaring Demo 1 –3 :30 pm

January 2020 Events

Thursday, January 2 : 6:15 AM - 8:00 AM

Sunrise Hike: Moderate

Thursday, January 2 Sunrise Hike: ModerateAges 16 & Up. Begin 2020 by enjoying the rising sun and finish early enough to continue...

Thursday, January 2 : 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt

Thursday, January 2 through Friday, January 31 Family Photo Scavenger HuntBring your camera or phone for this month’s hunt, ...

Thursday, January 2 : 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Gallery Exhibit : Expressions of Nature Art Walk Artists

Thursday, January 2 through Friday, January 31 Gallery Exhibit : Expressions of Nature Art Walk ArtistsStroll through the Gallery for a chance...

Saturday, January 4 : 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Eagle Watching Trip

Saturday, January 4 Eagle Watching TripAges 18 & Up. Join this van trip into NY and PA to view majestic, wintering...

Saturday, January 4 : 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Tripod Rock Hike: Moderate

Saturday, January 4 Tripod Rock Hike: ModerateAges 7 & Up. Get moving to beat the cold, and visit the ‘rock...

Saturday, January 4 : 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Botanical Drawing for Beginners with Katy Lyness

Saturdays, January 4 through January 25 Botanical Drawing for Beginners with Katy LynessExpand your drawing skills, and learn to draw a...

Sunday, January 5 : 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Snowshoe Sundays: Moderate

Sunday, January 5 Snowshoe Sundays: ModerateAges 10 & Up. Enjoy an afternoon of guided snowshoeing and trekking. No experience necessary.Time: 1...

Sunday, January 5 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Trail Treasure Hunt

Sunday, January 5 Trail Treasure HuntAll Ages with an Adult. Enjoy a seasonal nature scavenger hunt where families work together...

Sunday, January 5 : 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Games and Gardens: Family Garden Game Day

Sunday, January 5 Games and Gardens: Family Garden Game DayShake that cabin fever, and head over to the Arboretum. Play...

Monday, January 6 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Awesome Animal Artists

Monday, January 6 Awesome Animal ArtistsAges 5 - 9. Budding young artists learn about a new native NJ animal each month with...

Tuesday, January 7 : 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Me Hike

Tuesday, January 7 Baby and Me HikePut your baby in a backpack and explore one of many wonderful Morris County...

Tuesday, January 7 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Tyke Hike: Winter Birds Walk

Tuesday, January 7 Tyke Hike: Winter Birds WalkAges 2 - 5 with an Adult. Enjoy a story read aloud, a nature walk,...

Tuesday, January 7 : 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Pyramid Mountaineers

Tuesday, January 7 Pyramid MountaineersActive Adults. Enjoy a moderate hike on a variety of trails throughout Pyramid and Turkey Mountains...

Wednesday, January 8 : 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Sprouts: Shh! We’re Sleeping!

Wednesday, January 8 Sprouts: Shh! We’re Sleeping!Ages 2 - 5 with an Adult. Learn about the sleepy ways some plants...

Wednesday, January 8 : 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Family Snowshoe Fun-Day: Moderate

Wednesday, January 8 Family Snowshoe Fun-Day: ModerateAges 5 & Up. Enjoy an afternoon of guided snowshoeing and trekking with your family....

Thursday, January 9 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Winter Bird Bingo for Active Adults

Thursday, January 9 Winter Bird Bingo for Active AdultsActive Adults. Watch the winter residents at the feeder while learning their...

Saturday, January 11 : 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Winter Birds Hike

Saturday, January 11 Winter Birds HikeAges 10 and Up. Join a winter hike with Kriss Replogle from Wild Birds Unlimited of...

Saturday, January 11 : 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Botanical Drawing for Beginners with Katy Lyness

Saturdays, January 4 through January 25 Botanical Drawing for Beginners with Katy LynessExpand your drawing skills, and learn to draw a...

Sunday, January 12 : 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Eagle Watching Trip

Sunday, January 12 Eagle Watching TripAges 18 & Up. Join this van trip into NY and PA to view majestic, wintering...

Sunday, January 12 : 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Snowshoe Sundays: Moderate

Sunday, January 12 Snowshoe Sundays: ModerateAges 10 & Up. Enjoy an afternoon of guided snowshoeing and trekking. No experience necessary.Time: 1...

Monday, January 13 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Nature Tots & Tykes: Goodnight, Bear

Monday, January 13 Nature Tots & Tykes: Goodnight, BearAges 2 - 5 with an Adult. Enjoy a story about bears and wander...

Monday, January 13 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Wild Animal Experts

Monday, January 13 Wild Animal ExpertsAll Ages. Become a wildlife expert by learning interesting scientific facts about a new animal...

Tuesday, January 14 : 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Me Hike

Tuesday, January 14 Baby and Me HikePut your baby in a backpack and explore one of many wonderful Morris County...

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

All About Bears

Tuesday, January 14 All About BearsAges 3 - 5 with an Adult. Learn about the bears that live in NJ with a...

Tuesday, January 14 : 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Home School Family Snowshoe Fun-Day

Tuesday, January 14 Home School Family Snowshoe Fun-DayAges 5 & Up. Enjoy an afternoon of guided snowshoeing and trekking with your...

Wednesday, January 15 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Nature’s Little Explorers

Wednesdays, January 15 through February 19 Nature’s Little ExplorersAges 2 & 3 with an Adult. Discover the wonders of nature together...

Wednesday, January 15 : 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Sprouts: Snowy Day

Wednesday, January 15 Sprouts: Snowy DayAges 2 - 5 with an Adult. This time of year, we go to sleep at night...

Wednesday, January 15 : 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Home School Adventures: Wonders of Hibernation

Wednesday, January 15 Home School Adventures: Wonders of HibernationAges 5 & Up. Spend time with a naturalist learning about New Jersey...

Wednesday, January 15 : 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Puddle Jumpers

Wednesdays, January 15 through February 19 Puddle JumpersAges 4 & 5 with an Adult. Explore the trails with your preschooler and learn about...

Wednesday, January 15 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Awesome Animal Artists

Wednesday, January 15 Awesome Animal ArtistsAges 5 - 9. Budding young artists learn about a new native NJ animal each month with...

Thursday, January 16 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Nature’s Little Explorers

Thursdays, January 16 through February 20 Nature’s Little ExplorersAges 2 & 3 with an Adult. Discover the wonders of nature through...

Thursday, January 16 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Puddle Jumpers

Thursdays, January 16 through February 20 Puddle JumpersAges 4 & 5 with an Adult. Explore the trails with your preschooler and learn about...

Thursday, January 16 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Winter Light

Thursday, January 16 Winter LightAges 6 - 10. Chase the winter blues away by creating a snowy lantern using natural materials perfect...

Thursday, January 16 : 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Backyard Forestry: Prescribed Burning 101

Thursday, January 16 Backyard Forestry: Prescribed Burning 101The Frelinghuysen Arboretum is pleased to partner with the NJ Forestry Association to offer...

Saturday, January 18 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Weekend Family Walk

Saturday, January 18 Weekend Family WalkAll Ages with an Adult. Discover the unique animals and plants found on the trails...

Saturday, January 18 : 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Botanical Drawing for Beginners with Katy Lyness

Saturdays, January 4 through January 25 Botanical Drawing for Beginners with Katy LynessExpand your drawing skills, and learn to draw a...

Saturday, January 18 : 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Maple Sugaring Demo

Saturday, January 18 & Sunday, January 19 Maple Sugaring DemoAll Ages. Learn to identify and tap maple trees, collect sap, and...

Saturday, January 18 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Trail Treasure Hunt

Saturday, January 18 Trail Treasure HuntAll Ages with an Adult. Enjoy a seasonal scavenger hunt where families work together to...

Sunday, January 19 : 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Maple Sugaring Demo

Saturday, January 18 & Sunday, January 19 Maple Sugaring DemoAll Ages. Learn to identify and tap maple trees, collect sap, and...

Sunday, January 19 : 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Snowshoe Sundays: Moderate

Sunday, January 19 Snowshoe Sundays: ModerateAges 10 & Up. Enjoy an afternoon of guided snowshoeing and trekking. No experience necessary.Time: 1...

Sunday, January 19 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Spinning with Plant Fibers: Making Yarn the Old Fashioned Way

Sunday, January 19  Spinning with Plant Fibers: Making Yarn the Old Fashioned WayHave the hands on experience of making...

Monday, January 20 : 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

A Day Off with Nature: ‘Sleep, Stay, Fly Away’

Monday, January 20 A Day Off with Nature: ‘Sleep, Stay, Fly Away’Grades 1 - 4. Through fun, interactive activities, learn...

Tuesday, January 21 : 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Me Hike

Tuesday, January 21 Baby and Me HikePut your baby in a backpack and explore one of many wonderful Morris County...

Wednesday, January 22 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Nature’s Little Explorers

Wednesdays, January 15 through February 19 Nature’s Little ExplorersAges 2 & 3 with an Adult. Discover the wonders of nature together...

Wednesday, January 22 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Sprouts: Bare Branches, Green Needles

Wednesday, January 22 Sprouts: Bare Branches, Green NeedlesAges 2 - 5 with an Adult. Take a tree walk to see if all...

Wednesday, January 22 : 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Feeding Frenzy

Wednesday, January 22 Feeding FrenzyAges 3 - 7 with an Adult. Join a naturalist in learning through games and activities about the...

Wednesday, January 22 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Sprouts: Bare Branches, Green Needles

Wednesday, January 22 Sprouts: Bare Branches, Green NeedlesAges 2 - 5 with an Adult. Take a tree walk to see if all...

Wednesday, January 22 : 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Puddle Jumpers

Wednesdays, January 15 through February 19 Puddle JumpersAges 4 & 5 with an Adult. Explore the trails with your preschooler and learn about...

Wednesday, January 22 : 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Family Snowshoe Fun-Day: Moderate

Wednesday, January 22 Family Snowshoe Fun-Day: ModerateAges 5 & Up. Enjoy an afternoon of guided snowshoeing and trekking with your family....

Thursday, January 23 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Nature’s Little Explorers

Thursdays, January 16 through February 20 Nature’s Little ExplorersAges 2 & 3 with an Adult. Discover the wonders of nature through...

Thursday, January 23 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Puddle Jumpers

Thursdays, January 16 through February 20 Puddle JumpersAges 4 & 5 with an Adult. Explore the trails with your preschooler and learn about...

Thursday, January 23 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Feather the Nest

Thursday, January 23 Feather the NestAges 7 - 12. Create a winter centerpiece using bare branches and other natural materials. Time: 4...

Friday, January 24 : 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Outdoor Skills: Experiencing the Dark Woods

Friday, January 24 Outdoor Skills: Experiencing the Dark WoodsAges 10 - 15. Experience the woods in the dark, and increase your comfort...

Saturday, January 25 : 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Who’s At My Feeder?

Saturday, January 25 Who’s At My Feeder?All Ages with an Adult. Join experienced birder, Pete Axelrod, of Wild...

Saturday, January 25 : 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Botanical Drawing for Beginners with Katy Lyness

Saturdays, January 4 through January 25 Botanical Drawing for Beginners with Katy LynessExpand your drawing skills, and learn to draw a...

Saturday, January 25 : 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Maple Sugaring Demo

Saturday, January 25 & Sunday, January 26 Maple Sugaring DemoAll Ages. Learn to identify and tap maple trees, collect sap, and...

Sunday, January 26 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Wintering Reptiles

Sunday, January 26 Wintering ReptilesAges 3 - 8 with an Adult. Learn the many ways different species of reptiles survive winter in...

Sunday, January 26 : 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Snowshoe Sundays: Moderate

Sunday, January 26 Snowshoe Sundays: ModerateAges 10 & Up. Enjoy an afternoon of guided snowshoeing and trekking. No experience necessary.Time: 1...

Monday, January 27 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Nature Tots & Tykes: It’s Snowing!

Monday, January 27 Nature Tots & Tykes: It’s Snowing!Ages 2 - 5 with an Adult. Discover where snow comes from...

Tuesday, January 28 : 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Me Hike

Tuesday, January 28 Baby and Me HikePut your baby in a backpack and explore one of many wonderful Morris County...

Tuesday, January 28 : 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Family Science Day: Winter Trees and Maple Sugaring

Tuesday, January 28 Family Science Day: Winter Trees and Maple SugaringAll Ages with an Adult. Learn about winter trees and...

Wednesday, January 29 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Nature’s Little Explorers

Wednesdays, January 15 through February 19 Nature’s Little ExplorersAges 2 & 3 with an Adult. Discover the wonders of nature together...

Wednesday, January 29 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Sprouts: I See Ice

Wednesday, January 29 Sprouts: I See IceAges 2 - 5 with an Adult. Learn about ice, walk to find ice at the...

Wednesday, January 29 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Sprouts: I See Ice

Wednesday, January 29 Sprouts: I See IceAges 2 - 5 with an Adult. Learn about ice, walk to find ice at the...

Wednesday, January 29 : 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Puddle Jumpers

Wednesdays, January 15 through February 19 Puddle JumpersAges 4 & 5 with an Adult. Explore the trails with your preschooler and learn about...

Wednesday, January 29 : 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Outdoor Skills: Experiencing the Dark Woods

Wednesday, January 29 Outdoor Skills: Experiencing the Dark WoodsAges 10 - 15. Satisfy your appetite for adventure and learn wilderness and survival...

Thursday, January 30 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Nature’s Little Explorers

Thursdays, January 16 through February 20 Nature’s Little ExplorersAges 2 & 3 with an Adult. Discover the wonders of nature through...

Thursday, January 30 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Puddle Jumpers

Thursdays, January 16 through February 20 Puddle JumpersAges 4 & 5 with an Adult. Explore the trails with your preschooler and learn about...

Thursday, January 30 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Crafting with Corks

Thursday, January 30 Crafting with CorksAges 8 & Up. Under the guidance of a Naturalist, bring wildlife indoors as you create...

Thursday, January 30 : 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Make & Take Workshop: Framed Desk Garden

Thursday, January 30 Make & Take Workshop: Framed Desk GardenCreate a lovely framed dried garden to display. No care needed! ...

All Activities and Events are Subject to Change