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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 15, 2016

Native Sons & Daughters


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

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

Join us on Sunday, November 20.

Volunteers Needed!

We couldn’t have Gingerbread Wonderland without you!

Be a part of Gingerbread Wonderland by Volunteering. We need your help to make Gingerbread Wonderland a success. Go right here for more information and to sign up. And thank you in advance!

Gingerbread Wonderland Members Night

Members are invited to attend the 25th Annual Gingerbread Wonderland, free of charge on Friday evening, December 2nd! It’s just one of the great perks to being a member. Complimentary refreshments! If you are already a member, click the title to register on line.

If not, go here to purchase your membership and then sign up online today.


Crafty Volunteers

Volunteers with 10+ hours of service were treated to a special workshop last week to create a wide variety of nature-themed gift wrapping. Creativity, fun and laughter filled the room. Participants went home with lots of new ideas and a jump start on their holiday packaging.

Wondering what to fill those packages with? Make sure to visit the Gingerbread Wonderland Craft Show! Read more, below.

Gingerbread Wonderland Craft Show



These cozy owls by Koi Cat Creative will get you in a winter mood.

Find them and a host of wonderful makers we’ve selected for you at our strictly handmade craft show the weekends of December 3-4 and December 10-11.

Click the image for more information.

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.

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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