Calendar
November 2022

All Activities and Events are Subject to Change

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Fall Farm Fun 10 –3 pm
Skulls & Bones 2 –3 pm
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Fall Foliage Fun 4 –5 pm
Home School:  Oaks Among Us 1 :30 –2 :30 pm
WW1 Willows Tour 1 –2 pm
Fall Scavenger Hunt 10 :30 –11 :30 am
Leave No Trace 4 –5 pm
Who Hibernates? 4 –5 pm
Who Hibernates? 4 –5 pm
Family Nature Stroll 10 –11 am
Educator Open House 10 –3 pm
Horsin’ Around 11 –2 pm
Golden Hour Photography 6 :45 –8 :45 am
Talkin’ Turkeys 2 –3 pm
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Willows Wonderland 10 –3 pm

November 2022 Events

Saturday, October 1 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Family Nature Stroll

All ages with an adult.Bring the whole family out on this guided hike to learn about the wildlife along...

Friday, October 14 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Pre-K Nature on the Farm

Ages 2-4 with an adult.Families with pre-K aged kids will take a walk on the trails and around the...

Wednesday, October 19 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Awesome Animal Artists

Ages 5 - 10.Learn to draw a NJ native animal and create your own masterpiece! Guess the animal of the month...

Tuesday, November 1 : 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

November Scavenger Hunt: Orange You Glad?

All ages. Trees are showing their true colors and will be in their glory this month. Get your eyes...

Tuesday, November 1 : 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Homeschool Days: Lenape Life

Ages 6 - 12.Discover how the Lenape Indians of NJ used nature to survive. Play the games Lenape children played, and...

Tuesday, November 1 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Fall Foliage Fun

Ages 7 & up with an adult.The leaves are nearing peak fall colors! Join a naturalist for a trail walk...

Wednesday, November 2 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Kids in the Wild: Purifying Water

Ages 7 – 11.In this series, kids get into the woods,  learning different outdoor skills, meeting other like-minded kids and...

Thursday, November 3 : 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Home School:  Oaks Among Us

Ages 6 -12.Tall and mighty, oaks are truly terrific trees! They help us breathe and give us shade. Learn about...

Friday, November 4 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Little Farm Friends: Horse Hour

Ages 3 - 5 with an adult. Meet a horse at Fosterfields! Learn how farmers take care of them, what jobs...

Saturday, November 5 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Apple Cidering for Littles

Ages 2 – 5 with an adult.Since the little ones are too young for our regular apple cidering demonstrations, the GSOEC...

Saturday, November 5 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Apple Cidering Demonstration

Ages 6 & up with an adult.Find out why you’ve been looking at apples upside down your whole...

Saturday, November 5 : 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Apple Cidering Demonstration

Ages 6 & up with an adult.Find out why you’ve been looking at apples upside down your whole...

Saturday, November 5 : 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Paranormal Evenings: The Willows

Adults.Join staff and paranormal investigators as we investigate the spectres inside The Willows mansion. Home to Joseph Warren Revere...

Sunday, November 6 : 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

What in the World is a Watershed?!

Ages 7 & up with an adult.Discover what a watershed is by making it rain and watching what happens to...

Monday, November 7 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Virtual Plant of the Month Club:  Tiny Bulbs

Ages 6-12. Fall is the time to plant blubs. Learn about miniature bulbs and how to plant them and ...

Monday, November 7 : 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Full Moon Night Hike

Ages 7 & up with an adult.Who’s awake at the Great Swamp? Hit the trails with a naturalist...

Wednesday, November 9 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Garden Sprouts: Lovely Leaving Leaves

Ages 3 - 5 with an adult. Look at the shapes of different leaves around the garden and their new colors!...

Thursday, November 10 : 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Day off with Nature: Be Bear Aware

Ages 6 – 10.New Jersey's black bears are thriving, and these large mammals live amazing lives. On your day off...

Thursday, November 10 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Toddler Trek: Sneaky Squirrels

Ages 2 - 5 with an adult.The squirrels are busy gathering and hiding nuts for winter. After reading a squirrel story,...

Thursday, November 10 : 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Homeschool Day: Cog in the Machine

Ages 6 - 12 with an adult.See the antique cars on the farm and learn how the assembly line changed early...

Thursday, November 10 : 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Holiday Gift Workshop: Silk Scarf Dyeing

Adults.Happy Holidays! Naturally dye a silk scarf using plants, herbs and much more. Create a unique gift that people...

Friday, November 11 : 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Merit Badge Workshop: Mammal Study

Scouts Ages 11 & up. Learn all about the world of mammals while completing your Mammal Study Merit Badge. Walk...

Saturday, November 12 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Kids in the Wild: Purifying Water

Ages 7 – 11.In this series, kids get into the woods, learning different outdoor skills, meeting other like-minded kids and building...

Saturday, November 12 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

WW1 Willows Tour

All ages.Join a WWI Doughboy for a guided tour through the Willows. Explore the impact of the conflict on...

Sunday, November 13 : 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

S’more Fun Trail Run & 1-Mile Family Fun Run/Walk

All ages.Register today with friends & family, its S’MORE fun together! The S’more Fun Trail...

Sunday, November 13 : 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Courses in Nature: Dealing with Deer

Adults.In this series, nature-minded adults can take a deep dive into various natural history topics each month with an...

Monday, November 14 : 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Fall Scavenger Hunt

Ages 4 & up with an adult.So much is happening in the natural world as the season changes! Join a...

Monday, November 14 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Puddle Jumpers: Oh Deer!

Ages 5 - 7.Has your child outgrown our Toddler Treks but still craves adventures in nature? Puddle Jumpers is for you!...

Monday, November 14 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Leave No Trace

Ages 8 & up.We hear the term "Leave No Trace" all the time, but what does it really mean? It...

Tuesday, November 15 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Toddler Trek: Apple Cidering

Ages 2 - 5 with an adult.Learn all about apples and sweet apple cider! Help turn the apple press to make...

Tuesday, November 15 : 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Homeschool Days: Lenape Life

Ages 6 - 12.Visit an authentic wigwam model in the forest, decorated to look like it's lived in and discover...

Tuesday, November 15 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Toddler Trek: Apple Cidering

Ages 2 - 5 with an adult.Learn all about apples and sweet apple cider! Help turn the apple press to make...

Wednesday, November 16 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Toddler Trek: Apple Cidering

Ages 2 - 5 with an adult.Learn all about apples and sweet apple cider! Help turn the apple press to make...

Wednesday, November 16 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Who Hibernates?

Ages 7 - 11.Which animals sleep for the cold winter months and how do they do it? From Black bears to...

Wednesday, November 16 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Toddler Trek: Apple Cidering

Ages 2 - 5 with an adult.Learn all about apples and sweet apple cider! Help turn the apple press to make...

Thursday, November 17 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Who Hibernates?

Ages 7 - 11.Which animals sleep for the cold winter months and how do they do it? From Black bears to...

Thursday, November 17 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Thanks For Thanksgiving

Ages 8-12.Young arrangers will create a centerpiece perfect for the Thanksgiving table. All materials provided.  Cost: $25...

Thursday, November 17 : 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Holiday Gift Workshop: Spa Day Sets

Adults.Give the gift of self-care in this hands- on workshop! Make a sugar scrub, bath salts, and bath tea...

Friday, November 18 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Little Farm Friends: Turkey Time

Ages 3 -5 with a adult Meet the Fosterfields turkeys, learn what they do on the farm, feed them and...

Friday, November 18 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Wild Animal Experts: Squirrels

Ages 6 – 10.After school is a great time to take a nature walk and discover new facts about New Jersey'...

Saturday, November 19 : 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Forest Bathing with Rich Collins, ANFT Guide

Adults.Enjoy a combination of Japanese oriented walking, meditation, mindfulness, and wellness promotion. Wear comfortable shoes for walking.Cost: $20...

Saturday, November 19 : 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Educator Open House

Adults.Welcome educators! Fosterfields is gearing up for another busy school season. We are happy to offer an open house...

Saturday, November 19 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Classic and Traditional: Williamsburg Arrangment for the Thanksgiving Table.

Adults.Create an unsual yet still traditional fall holiday centerpiece in the Williamsburg Style. All supplies will be provide but...

Saturday, November 19 : 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Horsin’ Around

All ages.Come visit the Fosterfields Stables and meet our horses. During this class you learn basic horse care and...

Sunday, November 20 : 6:45 AM - 8:45 AM

Golden Hour Photography

Adults.See the farm in a new light! In this exclusive photography program, get access to the farm at dawn...

Sunday, November 20 : 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Forest Bathing with Rich Collins, ANFT Guide

Adults.Enjoy a combination of Japanese oriented walking, meditation, mindfulness, and wellness promotion in the gardens and on the paths...

Sunday, November 20 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Children’s Tour of the Willows

Ages 4- 12 with an adult.Step back in time at the Willows Mansion! Learn about the people who lived there...

Tuesday, November 22 : 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Homeschool Hikers at Pyramid Mountain: Seeds

Ages 8 & up with an adult. This program for older homeschoolers features a hike on the rugged trails of...

Tuesday, November 22 : 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Nature Scavenger Hunt for Littles

Ages 2 - 5 with an adult. What's happening in nature as fall changes to winter? We'll discover together!...

Wednesday, November 23 : 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Talkin’ Turkeys

Ages 4 & up. Enjoy an interactive program with a naturalist while learning little known facts about this amazing bird....

Tuesday, November 29 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

What in the World is a Watershed?!

Ages 7 & up with an adult.Discover what a watershed is by making it rain and watching what happens to...

Wednesday, November 30 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Toddler Trek: Sneaky Squirrels

Ages 2-5 with an adult.The squirrels are busy gathering and hiding nuts for winter.  After reading a squirrel...

Wednesday, November 30 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Toddler Trek: Sneaky Squirrels

Ages 2-5 with an adult.The squirrels are busy gathering and hiding nuts for winter.  After reading a squirrel...

All Activities and Events are Subject to Change