Calendar
May 2021

All Activities and Events are Subject to Change

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Lamb Frolic! 9 –10 am
Garden Buds 10 –11 am
Lamb Frolic! 10 :30 –11 :30 am
“Branching Out” 9 –10 am
Born to Be Shorn 10 –3 pm
“Branching Out” 10 :30 –12 pm
Picture Perfect 12 –12 :45 pm
Early Morning Bird Walk 8 –9 :30 am
Garden Buds 10 –11 am
Plant Spuds 3 :30 –4 :30 pm
Wild Animal Experts: Songbirds 3 :30 –4 :30 pm
“Branching Out” 9 –10 am
“Branching Out” 10 :30 –12 pm
Birding by Ear 8 –10 am
Garden Buds 10 –11 am
“Branching Out” 9 –10 am
“Branching Out” 10 :30 –12 pm
Garden Buds 10 –11 am
“Branching Out” 9 –10 am
“Branching Out” 10 :30 –12 pm
Garden Buds 10 –11 am
“Branching Out” 9 –10 am
“Branching Out” 10 :30 –12 pm
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Garden Buds 10 –11 am
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“Branching Out” 9 –10 am
“Branching Out” 10 :30 –12 pm

May 2021 Events

Saturday, April 17 : 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

“Branching Out”

Ages 6 – 9.“Branching Out!” is the hands-on gardening program for young people who are encouraged to play in...

Saturday, April 17 : 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

“Branching Out”

Ages 10 – 13.“Branching Out!” is the hands-on gardening program for young people who are encouraged to play in...

Friday, April 30 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Garden Buds

Ages 4 - 5 with an adult.Instill a love of gardening in preschoolers, and maybe even dust off your own green...

Saturday, May 1 : 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt: Kinds of Blue

All ages.Bring your camera or phone for this month’s hunt.  Take a photo of every item,...

Saturday, May 1 : 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Born to Be Shorn

All ages.It’s time for a haircut! Visit Fosterfields and watch master shearer, Margaret Quinn, demonstrate how to...

Tuesday, May 4 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Virtual: Floral Arranging with Supermarket Flowers for Mother’s Day

Adults.Ann Fahey, Superintendent of Horticulture Education, will demonstrate how to make a simple supermarket bouquet into a gift-worthy Mother...

Wednesday, May 5 : 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Spring Migration Bird Walk, Forest Interior

Adults.Spring migration continues as we venture into the forest to search for migrants and breeding birds.  We&rsquo...

Thursday, May 6 : 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Picture Perfect

Ages 16 & up.Do you have family photographs at home that you don’t know what to do with? ...

Thursday, May 6 : 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

In-Person Home School Days: Seeds: Perfect Plant in a Package

Ages 6 – 12.Seeds come in all sizes and shapes but they all have only one job – to create a...

Thursday, May 6 : 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Geocaching Adventure for Families

Ages 9 & up.Geocaching is a fun way to get outside and participate in a giant treasure hunt.  Using...

Friday, May 7 : 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Early Morning Bird Walk

Ages 18 & up.May is peak time for the arrival of colorful migrant birds to our area.  Join a...

Friday, May 7 : 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Plant Spuds

All ages.Help the farm staff plant potatoes for the upcoming season. Learn how to properly space and dig rows...

Friday, May 7 : 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Wild Animal Experts: Songbirds

Ages 6 – 10.Spend your afternoon outdoors! Join this after school hike and learn about a different NJ animal each month. ...

Saturday, May 8 : 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Forest Bathing with Rich Collins, ANFT Guide at the Elizabeth D. Kay Environmental Center

Ages 12 & up.Enjoy a combination of Japanese oriented walking, meditation, mindfulness, and wellness promotion. Wear comfortable shoes for walking. ...

Monday, May 10 : 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Plant of the Month Club for Kids: Strawberries

Ages 6 – 12.Meet other plant lovers and get your hands dirty! Plant a new kind of interesting, creepy, unusual, or...

Tuesday, May 11 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Virtual Home School Days: Be Bear Aware!

Ages 6 – 12.Bears can be found in every NJ county, and all NJ residents should know about their life cycles,...

Wednesday, May 12 : 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Birding by Ear

As more and more leaves cover the trees and understory of the forest, it becomes increasingly difficult to see birds...

Wednesday, May 12 : 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Milling on the Farm

All ages.In this virtual class, learn how milling would have been done throughout the ages. Compare different grains, and...

All Activities and Events are Subject to Change