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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 December 27, 2017

Members Only New Year’s Party

The Victorians: How They Forever Changed The Garden

Sunday, January 14 (Snow Date Sunday, January 21)


Lecture by Barbara Melera

Barbara Melera is advisor to Harvesting History, a new horticultural company founded to provide its customers with the finest quality horticultural and agricultural products available today. For 13 years, Ms. Melera was president and CEO for The D. Landreth Seed Company, the oldest seedhouse in America, established in 1784.

Find out all about the program (and register on line) by clicking the image at right.

Following Barbara's talk, please join us for refreshments.

This program is free to members but don't let that stop you! Become a member today to take advantage of this member benefit. Find out how here.

Blackburn Scholarship Lecture With Gardener and Author Ken Druse


Saturday, February 3 (Snow Date Sunday, February 4)

Join us as Ken Druse discusses his new book The New Shade Garden: Creating a Lush Oasis in the Age of Climate Change.

A book signing and light refreshments follow the talk.

The program is eligible for 2.0 Rutgers Master Gardener CEU's.

Click Ken's picture for more information and registration.

Valentine’s Flower Arranging Workshop


Saturday, February 10 (Snow Date Tues Feb 13, 6:30p - 8:30p)

Create your own special long-stemmed bouquet arranged in a vase with Floral Designer Marge Hulstrunk.

Click on the Valentines Hearts for more information and on line registration.

Best Wishes to All for a Happy & Healthy New Year!

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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