Calendar
October 2020

All Activities and Events are Subject to Change

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Fall Foliage Walk 1 –2 pm
Fall Foliage Walk 3 –4 pm
Cooking the Books (Virtual) 2 :30 –3 :30 pm

October 2020 Events

Friday, October 9 : 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Scarecrows in the Garden Scavenger Hunt

All Ages!The arboretum is open, and during the month of October, scarecrows will be on display throughout the gardens....

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

Virtual Home School Days: Spider Sense!

It’s time to learn about the creepiest bugs of Halloween - spiders! This class is all about our...

Wednesday, October 14 : 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Garden Sprouts: Don’t Call Me That!

Ages 3 - 5.Why do plants have the names that they do? What plants look like monsters? Track down creepy plants...

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

Pre-K Nature on the Farm

Ages 2 – 4Families with pre-K kids take a walk on the trails and farm, learning about the natural world around...

Monday, October 19 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Fall Foliage Walk

All Ages!Enjoy the beauty of the fall season. Join a naturalist for a nature walk on the trails of...

Monday, October 19 : 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Fall Foliage Walk

All Ages!Enjoy the beauty of the fall season. Join a naturalist for a nature walk on the trails of...

Tuesday, October 20 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Virtual Lecture: Ferns, Flowers, and Fun!

Take a virtual “stroll” through some of Morris County’s Parks with Superintendent of Horticulture Education, Ann...

Tuesday, October 20 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Virtual Home School Days: Horticulture: Ferns and Fun!

Learn about the many kinds of ferns and how we know they existed millions of years ago. Create your own...

Wednesday, October 21 : 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Virtual Presentation: Dealing With Wild Neighbors

Ages 15 & Up.Squirrels in the attic! Raccoons in the garbage! Bears in the backyard! What’s a homeowner...

Thursday, October 22 : 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Cooking the Books (Virtual)

Historic cookbooks are full of more than just standard recipes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.  These often handwritten, personal...

Friday, October 23 : 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Paranormal Evenings: Ghosts and Ghouls: Discussing Different Entities

Happy almost Halloween! Sign up for a spook-tacular lecture about the different entities from the other side! Join the Morris...

Saturday, October 24 : 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Virtual Crafternoon: Paper Plate Cardinal

Ages 6 - 10.Join a naturalist for an online nature craft program. This lesson includes most materials, along with fun facts...

Wednesday, October 28 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Toddler Trek: Loud Leaves

Ages 2 - 5 with an Adult.Enjoy a story read aloud and take a walk on the trail looking for leaves...

Wednesday, October 28 : 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Virtual Awesome Animal Artists

Ages 5 & Up.Learn to draw a NJ native animal and create your own masterpiece in this live, virtual program!...

Friday, October 30 : 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

A Spooky Story: Hunt on the Farm

Explore Fosterfields Living Historical Farm in a new way with a fun Halloween themed scavenger hunt.  See your favorite...

Friday, October 30 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Virtual Presentation: Not So Creepy

Ages 5 & Up.Just in time for Halloween, learn why some animals you might have thought of as creepy and...

Saturday, October 31 : 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

A Spooky Story: Hunt on the Farm

Explore Fosterfields Living Historical Farm in a new way with a fun Halloween themed scavenger hunt.  See your favorite...

All Activities and Events are Subject to Change