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While you may view our full program on the Events Page of our website, we are pleased to highlight these upcoming programs.

Announcements as of February 17, 2016

Growing Iris in the Home Garden


This lovely Cat’s Eye iris and many others will be discussed in detail on Thursday, March 10 at Growing Iris in the Home Garden.

Meet Suzanne Broullon, Curator at Presby memorial Iris Garden and get tips from the pro.

Click the image to register on line.

The Philadelphia Flower Show

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It’s BIG!

The Philadelphia Flower Show is big, but you’ll have plenty of time to explore it all on Tuesday, March 8 when you travel with the Friends.

Register on line by clicking here.


“Nature will Find a Way”

If you are gazing out the window, wondering when spring will arrive, take heart: “Nature will Find a Way”:



Need a quick shot of SPRING?

We recommend a visit to Springfest?

Here’s a coupon for your use (click the image to enlarge).

My Home is a Tree

“My Home is a Tree” is a great way to spend a cold Saturday afternoon with children ages 6-8.

On Saturday March 19 they’ll make a special nesting bag for those soon to return spring migrating birds and learn a lot about how trees support many kinds of wildlife.

Register by clicking here.

Reciprocal Admission Program

Planning some spring garden visits?

Make sure to consult the Reciprocal Admission Program, which your Friends Membership entitles you to.

This is just another of the great benefits of being a “Friend!”

Affiliate Offerings

All FREE and no registration required!

  • North American Butterfly Association - Tuesday, March 1 at 7:30pm - 2015 in Review by Tom Halliwell
  • Frelinghuysen Arboretum Gesneriad Society - Thursday, March 3 at 8pm - Propagation workshop

Retail Partners

As a member of The Friends of The Frelinghuysen Arboretum you can enjoy discounts at our Retail Partners. Please show your Friends' membership card at time of purchase. Click here to see the up-to-date list of fine vendors.

Amazon Smile

Don't forget to "SMILE!"Amazon Smile, that is!

Amazon, through the AmazonSmile Foundation will contribute 0.5% of your purchases on Amazon to a charitable organization you select. Please consider selecting The Friends of the Frelinghuysen Arboretum as your designated recipient from this wonderful program.

Click here and log in to your amazon account to designate the Friends as your charity.

All our events can be found on our Events Page where, we are happy to say, you can register and pay on line -- just click on the "Add to Cart" buttons on our Events page and Membership page. Alternatively, you may register by calling 973-326-7603.

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