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HUNTING CLOSURES -  Lewis Morris County Park and Patriots’ Path from Sussex Avenue to Woodland Avenue will be closed Monday, 11/19/2018 for permitted firearm hunting.  For a full schedule click here. 

HUNTING CLOSURES -  Lewis Morris County Park and Patriots’ Path from Sussex Avenue to Woodland Avenue will be closed Monday, 11/19/2018 for permitted firearm hunting.  For a full schedule click here. 

November 2018

All Activities and Events are Subject to Change

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Apple Cidering 1 –2 pm
The Time to Mourn 1 –2 pm
The Time to Mourn 2 –3 pm
Apple Cidering 2 :30 –3 :30 pm
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Baby and Me Hike 9 :30 –11 am
Batty Bats 10 –11 am
Smelly Wildlife! 3 –4 pm
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Puddle Jumpers 1 :15 –2 :15 pm
Read and Create 2 –4 pm
Puddle Jumpers 1 –2 pm
“Branching Out!” 9 –10 :30 am
“Branching Out!” 11 –12 pm
Baby and Me Hike 9 :30 –11 am
Move like the Animals 10 –11 pm
Sensory Nature Walk 10 –11 am
Sprouts: Leaf Lacing 10 –11 am
Puddle Jumpers 1 :15 –2 :15 pm
Puddle Jumpers 1 –2 pm
Fall Nut Wreath Workshop 6 :30 –8 pm
2018 Tree Symposium 10 –3 pm
Apple Cidering 1 –2 pm
Apple Cidering 2 :30 –3 :30 pm
Apple Cidering 1 –2 pm
Apple Cidering 2 :30 –3 :30 pm
Baby and Me Hike 9 :30 –11 am
Crafty Critters 1 –2 pm
Puddle Jumpers 1 :15 –2 :15 pm
Puddle Jumpers 1 –2 pm
Talkin’ Turkey 4 –5 pm
Baby and Me Hike 9 :30 –11 am
Puddle Jumpers 1 :15 –2 :15 pm
Puddle Jumpers 1 –2 pm
Apple Cidering 1 –2 pm
Apple Cidering 2 :30 –3 :30 pm
Apple Cidering 1 –2 pm
Apple Cidering 2 :30 –3 :30 pm
Baby and Me Hike 9 :30 –11 am
Puddle Jumpers 1 :15 –2 :15 pm
Puddle Jumpers 1 –2 pm
Gingerbread Wonderland 10 –7 :30 pm
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Gingerbread Wonderland 10 –4 :30 pm

November 2018 Events

Saturday, September 8 : 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

“Branching Out!”

Saturdays, September 8 through November 3 “Branching Out!”Grades K - 5 Learn to grow and harvest your own vegetables and...

Saturday, September 8 : 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

“Branching Out!”

Saturdays, September 8 through November 3 “Branching Out!”Grades K - 5 Learn to grow and harvest your own vegetables and...

Saturday, October 20 : 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, October 20 through Sunday, November 18 Scarecrow Scavenger HuntAll Ages. Grab a map at the Haggerty Education Center, and tour...

Saturday, October 20 : 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Scarecrows in the Garden

Saturday, October 20 through Sunday, November 18 Scarecrows in the GardenAutumn is in the air, and festive scarecrows are taking over...

Wednesday, October 24 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Nature’s Little Explorers

Wednesdays, October 24 through December 5 Nature’s Little ExplorersAges 2 & 3 with an adult. Discover the wonders of nature together...

Wednesday, October 24 : 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Puddle Jumpers

Wednesdays, October 24 through December 5 Puddle JumpersAges 4 & 5 with an adult. Explore the trails, and learn about the natural world...

Thursday, October 25 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Nature’s Little Explorers

Thursdays, October 25 through December 13 Nature’s Little ExplorersAges 2 & 3 with an adult. Discover the wonders of nature together...

Thursday, October 25 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Puddle Jumpers

Thursdays, October 25 through December 13 Puddle JumpersAges 4 & 5 with an adult. Explore the trails, and learn about the natural world...

Thursday, November 1 : 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Gallery Exhibit: Landscapes of New Jersey

Thursday, November 1 through Friday, November 30 Gallery Exhibit: Landscapes of New JerseyEnjoy photographer and conservationist Dave Blinder’s stunning...

Thursday, November 1 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Arboretum Artists: Printmaking

Thursday, November 1 Arboretum Artists: PrintmakingAges 8 - 12. Explore different print-making methods using natural themes and materials.Time:  4 p.m....

Friday, November 2 : 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Outdoor Skills: Shelter Building

Friday, November 2 Outdoor Skills: Shelter BuildingAges 10 - 15. Learn all about primitive shelters, and build your own in the woods. ...

Saturday, November 3 : 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Tri-State African Violet Council Annual Show and Sale

Saturday, November 3 & Sunday, November 4 Tri-State African Violet Council Annual Show and SaleTreat yourself to a room full of...

Sunday, November 4 : 10:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Tri-State African Violet Council Annual Show and Sale

Saturday, November 3 & Sunday, November 4 Tri-State African Violet Council Annual Show and SaleTreat yourself to a room full of...

Sunday, November 4 : 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Oaks and Acorns Walk: Easy

Sunday, November 4 Oaks and Acorns Walk: EasyAges 5 & Up. Many local trees are dropping nuts and seeds before winter...

Monday, November 5 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Toddlers & Tykes: Animal Homes

Monday, November 5 Toddlers & Tykes: Animal HomesAges 2 - 5 with an adult. Where do the animals that live at the...

Tuesday, November 6 : 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Me Hike

Tuesday, November 6 Baby and Me HikePut your baby in a backpack, and explore one of many wonderful Morris County...

Tuesday, November 6 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Move like the Animals

Tuesday, November 6 Move like the AnimalsAges 3 - 5 with an adult. As you walk on the trails, you may see...

Wednesday, November 7 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Sensory Nature Walk

Wednesday, November 7 Sensory Nature WalkAll Ages. Listen, smell, touch, and see the wonders of the Great Swamp on this...

Wednesday, November 7 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Sprouts: Leaf Lacing

Wednesday, November 7 Sprouts: Leaf LacingAges 2 - 4 with an adult. Jump into leaf piles, make a lovely leaf lace masterpiece,...

Wednesday, November 7 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Sprouts: Leaf Lacing

Wednesday, November 7 Sprouts: Leaf LacingAges 2 - 4 with an adult. Jump into leaf piles, make a lovely leaf lace masterpiece,...

Thursday, November 8 : 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Fall Nut Wreath Workshop

Thursday, November 8 Fall Nut Wreath WorkshopMake an 8-inch wreath using all kinds of nuts in this hands-on workshop. All...

Thursday, November 8 : 9:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Kids’ Nature Fest: Mammal Mania

Thursday, November 8 Kids’ Nature Fest: Mammal ManiaGrades 1 - 4. Spend a day off from school learning about our furry...

Friday, November 9 : 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Plant-stravaganza! Turn Over a New Leaf

Friday, November 9 Plant-stravaganza! Turn Over a New LeafGrades 1 - 4. On a day off from school, spend time with nature...

Friday, November 9 : 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

*SOLD OUT* NJEA Holiday Mini-Camp: Recipes for Adventure-Cooking on the Open Hearth

*SOLD OUT*Friday, November 9 NJEA Holiday Mini-Camp: Recipes for Adventure-Cooking on the Open HearthAges 6 -13 Hungry for fun during...

Saturday, November 10 : 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

2018 Tree Symposium

Saturday, November 10 2018 Tree SymposiumJoin us for a multi-faceted look at these critically important members of the ecosystem. Professor...

Saturday, November 10 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Apple Cidering

Saturday, November 10 & Sunday, November 11 Apple CideringAll Ages. Learn interesting apple facts, and help make fresh apple cider by...

Saturday, November 10 : 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Apple Cidering

Saturday, November 10 & Sunday, November 11 Apple CideringAll Ages. Learn interesting apple facts, and help make fresh apple cider by...

Sunday, November 11 : 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Thanksgiving Harvest Home & Armistice Observance

Sunday, November 11 Thanksgiving Harvest Home & Armistice ObservanceEnjoy interactive farm chores, a wagon ride, and a family-friendly craft. Visit...

Monday, November 12 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Recycled Craft-ernoon

Monday, November 12 Recycled Craft-ernoon All Ages. Create bird feeders, games, and instruments from recycled materials.Time: 4 p.m. - 5...

Tuesday, November 13 : 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Me Hike

Tuesday, November 13 Baby and Me HikePut your baby in a backpack, and explore one of many wonderful Morris County...

Tuesday, November 13 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Nature Tots & Tykes: Animal Homes

Tuesday, November 13 Nature Tots & Tykes: Animal HomesAges 2 - 5 with an adult. Enjoy a story read aloud to learn...

Tuesday, November 13 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Crafty Critters

Tuesday, November 13 Crafty CrittersAges 4 & 5 with an adult. Learn about a new animal each month with a short walk,...

Wednesday, November 14 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Sprouts: Colorful Corn

Wednesday, November 14 Sprouts: Colorful CornAges 2 - 4 with an adult. Listen to a corny story, make an exciting corn creation,...

Wednesday, November 14 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Sprouts: Colorful Corn

Wednesday, November 14 Sprouts: Colorful CornAges 2 - 4 with an adult. Listen to a corny story, make an exciting corn creation,...

Wednesday, November 14 : 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Home-School Adventures: Ravenous Raptors

Wednesday, November 14 Home-School Adventures: Ravenous RaptorsAges 5 & Up. Learn about the many raptors that inhabit New Jersey. Talk about...

Wednesday, November 14 : 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Home-School Days: Terrific Trees

Wednesday, November 14 Home-School Days: Terrific TreesAges 6 - 10. Explore the world of trees by examining their cells under a microscope,...

Wednesday, November 14 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Pokémon of the Great Swamp

Wednesday, November 14 Pokémon of the Great SwampAll Ages. Draw comparisons between legendary Pokémon creatures and...

Thursday, November 15 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Talkin’ Turkey

Thursday, November 15 Talkin’ TurkeyAges 5 & Up. Wild turkeys are amazing animals any time of year. Enjoy an interactive...

Sunday, November 18 : 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

*SOLD OUT* Cooking Demonstration: Cinnamon

*SOLD OUT*Sunday, November 18 Cooking Demonstration: CinnamonAs the best thing to come from tree bark since aspirin, cinnamon is...

Sunday, November 18 : 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Rock ‘n Roll Geology Hike: Moderate

Sunday, November 18 Rock ‘n Roll Geology Hike: ModerateAges 7 & Up. Enjoy a guided hike, and learn why Pyramid...

Monday, November 19 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Toddlers & Tykes: Totally Turkey

Monday, November 19 Toddlers & Tykes: Totally TurkeyAges 2 - 5 with an adult. Enjoy a story, activities, and a nature walk,...

Monday, November 19 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Wild Animal Experts

Monday, November 19 Wild Animal ExpertsAll Ages. Become a wildlife expert by learning amazing and scientific facts about New Jersey...

Tuesday, November 20 : 9:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Pre-Holiday Workout Hike: Moderate

Tuesday, November 20 Pre-Holiday Workout Hike: ModerateAges 18 & Up. Get ready for the holiday weekend by enjoying a morning hike...

Tuesday, November 20 : 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Me Hike

Tuesday, November 20 Baby and Me HikePut your baby in a backpack, and explore one of many wonderful Morris County...

Saturday, November 24 : 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Tripod Rock Hike: Moderate

Saturday, November 24 Tripod Rock Hike: ModerateAges 7 & Up. Visit the rock star that helped make Pyramid Mountain famous on...

Saturday, November 24 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Apple Cidering

Saturday, November 24 & Sunday, November 25 Apple CideringAll Ages. Learn interesting apple facts, and help make fresh apple cider by...

Saturday, November 24 : 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Apple Cidering

Saturday, November 24 & Sunday, November 25 Apple CideringAll Ages. Learn interesting apple facts, and help make fresh apple cider by...

Monday, November 26 : 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Yoga for Nature Kids

Monday, November 26 Yoga for Nature KidsAges 2 - 6 with an adult. In this indoor/outdoor program, learn yoga-like poses and...

Monday, November 26 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Awesome Animal Artists

Monday, November 26 Awesome Animal ArtistsAges 5 - 9. Budding young artists mix nature and art in this indoor/outdoor program. Each...

Tuesday, November 27 : 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Me Hike

Tuesday, November 27 Baby and Me HikePut your baby in a backpack, and explore one of many wonderful Morris County...

Tuesday, November 27 : 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Family Science Day: Adaptations

Tuesday, November 27 Family Science Day: AdaptationsAll Ages with an adult. Explore plant and animal adaptations while rotating through hands-on...

Tuesday, November 27 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Curious about Coyotes

Tuesday, November 27 Curious about Coyotes All Ages. Enjoy hands-on exploring and interactive games to learn about coyotes and their...

Friday, November 30 : 10:00 AM - 7:30 PM

Gingerbread Wonderland

Friday, November 30 through Sunday, December 9 Gingerbread WonderlandThis December marks the 27th Anniversary of Gingerbread Wonderland. Guests, young and old,...

All Activities and Events are Subject to Change