Nature’s Little Explorers

Pyramid Mountain Natural Historic Area, 472 Boonton Avenue, Montville Township. (Intersection of Mars Court and Boonton Avenue)

Wednesdays, September 18 through October 23   
Nature’s Little Explorers

Ages 2 & 3 with an Adult.
Discover the wonders of nature through six weeks of walks, activities, and crafts. 

Time:10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Location: Pyramid Mountain Natural Historic Area, 472 Boonton Avenue, Montville Township. (Intersection of Mars Court and Boonton Avenue)
Cost: $55 per child.
Preregistration is required. To register, 973.334.3130.

This event is happening on:

  • Wednesday, October 23 : 10 AM - 11 am

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Tuesday, November 12 : 1 PM - 3 pm

Pyramid Mountaineers

Tuesday, November 12 Pyramid MountaineersSeniors. Enjoy a moderate hike on a variety of trails throughout Pyramid and...

Tuesday, November 12 : 4 PM - 6 :30pm

Full Moon Hike: Moderate

Tuesday, November 12 Full Moon Hike: ModerateAges 12 & Up. Join a hike to watch the sun set...

Tuesday, November 12 : 4 :30PM - 5 :30pm

Turtle Time

Tuesday, November 12 Turtle TimeAll Ages with an Adult. Learn about the different species of turtles that...

Wednesday, November 13 : 8 AM - 7 pm

Scarecrows in the Garden

Saturday, October 19 through Sunday, December 1 Scarecrows in the GardenTake a stroll through the gardens to see...

Wednesday, November 13 : 9 AM - 3 :30pm

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt

Tuesday, October 15 through Sunday, December 1 Family Photo Scavenger HuntBring your camera or phone for this season...

Wednesday, November 13 : 9 AM - 4 :30pm

Gallery Exhibit ‘Arboretum Inspirations’

Friday, November 1 through Saturday, November 30 Gallery Exhibit ‘Arboretum Inspirations’Young artists from The Frelinghuysen Arboretum...

Wednesday, November 13 : 10 AM - 11 am

Nature’s Little Explorers

Wednesdays, October 30 through December 4 Nature’s Little ExplorersAges 2 & 3 with an Adult. Discover the wonders...

Wednesday, November 13 : 10 AM - 11 am

Garden Sprouts: Thanks For Trees

Wednesday, November 13 Garden Sprouts: Thanks For TreesAges 2 - 5 with an Adult. Give thanks to the plants...

Wednesday, November 13 : 11 AM - 12 pm

Animal Hatchlings

Wednesday, November 13 Animal HatchlingsAges 3 - 6 with an Adult. From birds to reptiles, explore the wonderful world...

Wednesday, November 13 : 1 PM - 2 pm

Garden Sprouts: Thanks For Trees

Wednesday, November 13 Garden Sprouts: Thanks For TreesAges 2 - 5 with an Adult. Give thanks to the plants...

Wednesday, November 13 : 1 PM - 2 :30pm

Home School Adventures: Oh Pioneers!

Wednesday, November 13 Home School Adventures: Oh Pioneers!Ages 5 & Up. Experience the 1700s when settlers first came...

Wednesday, November 13 : 1 :15PM - 2 :15pm

Puddle Jumpers

Wednesdays, October 30 through December 4 Puddle JumpersAges 4 & 5 with an Adult. Learn about the natural world through...

Wednesday, November 13 : 4 PM - 5 pm

Awesome Animal Artists

Wednesday, November 13 Awesome Animal ArtistsAges 5 - 9. Learn about a NJ animal with indoor and outdoor activities....

Thursday, November 14 : 8 AM - 7 pm

Scarecrows in the Garden

Saturday, October 19 through Sunday, December 1 Scarecrows in the GardenTake a stroll through the gardens to see...

Thursday, November 14 : 9 AM - 3 :30pm

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt

Tuesday, October 15 through Sunday, December 1 Family Photo Scavenger HuntBring your camera or phone for this season...

Thursday, November 14 : 9 AM - 4 :30pm

Gallery Exhibit ‘Arboretum Inspirations’

Friday, November 1 through Saturday, November 30 Gallery Exhibit ‘Arboretum Inspirations’Young artists from The Frelinghuysen Arboretum...

Thursday, November 14 : 10 AM - 11 am

Nature’s Little Explorers

Thursdays, October 31 through December 19 Nature’s Little ExplorersAges 2 & 3 with an Adult. Discover the wonders...

Thursday, November 14 : 10 AM - 4 pm

Home School Day: Open Hearth Cooking

Thursday, November 14 Home School Day: Open Hearth CookingCook a meal on the hearth using period recipes...

Thursday, November 14 : 1 PM - 2 pm

Puddle Jumpers

Thursdays, October 31 through December 19 Puddle JumpersAges 4 & 5 with an Adult. Explore the trails with your preschooler,...

Thursday, November 14 : 4 PM - 5 pm

Arboretum Artists: Pinecone Critters

Thursday, November 14 Arboretum Artists: Pinecone CrittersAges 6 & Up. Use natural materials to create a fanciful menagerie...

Thursday, November 14 : 4 PM - 5 pm

Pokémon of the Great Swamp TWO

Thursday, November 14 Pokémon of the Great Swamp TWOAll Ages with an Adult. Discover new...

Friday, November 15 : 8 AM - 7 pm

Scarecrows in the Garden

Saturday, October 19 through Sunday, December 1 Scarecrows in the GardenTake a stroll through the gardens to see...

Friday, November 15 : 9 AM - 3 :30pm

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt

Tuesday, October 15 through Sunday, December 1 Family Photo Scavenger HuntBring your camera or phone for this season...

Friday, November 15 : 9 AM - 4 :30pm

Gallery Exhibit ‘Arboretum Inspirations’

Friday, November 1 through Saturday, November 30 Gallery Exhibit ‘Arboretum Inspirations’Young artists from The Frelinghuysen Arboretum...

Friday, November 15 : 3 PM - 5 pm

D-I-Friday

Friday, November 15 D-I-FridayGet your STEAM on at this craft and maker program. Time: 3 p.m....

Saturday, November 16 : 8 AM - 7 pm

Scarecrows in the Garden

Saturday, October 19 through Sunday, December 1 Scarecrows in the GardenTake a stroll through the gardens to see...

Saturday, November 16 : 9 AM - 3 :30pm

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt

Tuesday, October 15 through Sunday, December 1 Family Photo Scavenger HuntBring your camera or phone for this season...

Saturday, November 16 : 9 AM - 4 :30pm

Gallery Exhibit ‘Arboretum Inspirations’

Friday, November 1 through Saturday, November 30 Gallery Exhibit ‘Arboretum Inspirations’Young artists from The Frelinghuysen Arboretum...

Sunday, November 17 : 8 AM - 7 pm

Scarecrows in the Garden

Saturday, October 19 through Sunday, December 1 Scarecrows in the GardenTake a stroll through the gardens to see...

Sunday, November 17 : 9 AM - 3 :30pm

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt

Tuesday, October 15 through Sunday, December 1 Family Photo Scavenger HuntBring your camera or phone for this season...

Sunday, November 17 : 9 AM - 4 :30pm

Gallery Exhibit ‘Arboretum Inspirations’

Friday, November 1 through Saturday, November 30 Gallery Exhibit ‘Arboretum Inspirations’Young artists from The Frelinghuysen Arboretum...

Sunday, November 17 : 12 PM - 4 pm

Thanksgiving & Armistice Observance

Sunday, November 17 Thanksgiving & Armistice Observance           ...

Sunday, November 17 : 1 PM - 3 pm

Cranberries: From Sweet to Savory

Sunday, November 17 Cranberries: From Sweet to SavoryLearn from Chef Cynthia Triolo new recipes, both sweet and...

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