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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 November 9, 2016


Native Sons & Daughters

President George Washington discusses plants with America’s 1st nurseryman John Bartram.

Learn about our very special Rare Book Collection on Sunday November 20 featuring beautiful and extraordinary books in this class focusing on Native Sons and Daughters.

Why enter a creation in Gingerbread Wonderland?


For family time, scout time, creative time.

For the thousands who will see your work. For the chance to win a prize in The People’s Choice Award.

If you’re thinking of entering, please fill out your application soon.

Click the Gingerbread Man for everything you need.

Conifers Galore!

Evergreens in all shapes and sizes will be discussed at “A Conifer Survey” on Sunday, November 13.

You can register for this thorough review of suitable conifers for your garden by clicking here.

It’s always a good time to become a member!

And what a great gift idea too! Purchase memberships online by clicking the card below.

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  • The Great Swamp Bonsai Society offers a lecture on November 15 at 7pm
  • Correction: The Garden Club of Morristown offers a talk on “Gatsby and Beyond: Fabled Mansions of Long Island’s Gold Coast” on November 16 at 11:30am (not November 6th as previously listed).

Retail Partners

When shopping at our fine Retail Partners, please remember to present your Membership card at the beginning of your check out transaction. Our Retail Partners need to enter the discount at the beginning of that process.

If you have not yet used this wonderful Member Benefit, you can view our full list of Retail Partners by clicking here.

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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