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History Inspiring Art Walk & Talk (9/28, 10/7)

Many creators, makers, and artists draw their inspiration from the past. Enjoy an inspiring walk through history as we discuss the architecture and the artistry that has influenced Willowwood Arboretum. See inside the 1790s, Tubbs House and explore the decorative art collection of Henry and Robert Tubbs and Ben Blackburn.”
  • Dates: September 28 and October 7
  • Time: 11 am – 12 noon and 1 pm – 2 pm
  • Age: Adults.
  • Where: Willowwood Arboretum, 300 Longview Road, Chester Township, NJ 07930
  • Cost: $20 per person.
  • Contact: Preregistration is required. For more information, call 973.326.7601.

Birding at Willowwood (9/15 or 23)

Gain some basic birding skills and put them to use in this guided walk along the scenic trails of Willowwood. We’ll learn some of the common birds of the area and practice identification with the use of binoculars and field guides. Binoculars will be provided, or you can BYO. This program is great for beginner or seasoned birders!
  • Dates: September 15 and 23
  • Time: 7:30 am – 9 am
  • Age: Adults.
  • Where: Willowwood Arboretum, 300 Longview Road, Chester Township, NJ 07930
  • Cost: $15 per person.
  • Contact: Preregistration is required. For more information, call 973.326.7601.

Meadows Big and Small (9/13)

Tired of mowing the lawn? Wish you had more butterflies at your home? Experience the benefits of a meadow and how you can have one on your property.  Wear comfortable shoes for walking.
  • Dates: September 13
  • Time: 9 am – 10 am
  • Age: Adults.
  • Where: Willowwood Arboretum, 300 Longview Road, Chester Township, NJ 07930
  • Cost: $15 per person.
  • Contact: Preregistration is required. For more information, call 973.326.7601.

Perennials for the Deer Resistant Garden (8/31)

Walk the gardens of Willowood and explore the deer resistant perennial plants that are on display. Wear comfortable shoes for walking.
  • Dates: August 31
  • Time: 1 pm – 2 pm
  • Age: Adults.
  • Where: Willowwood Arboretum, 300 Longview Road, Chester Township, NJ 07930
  • Cost: $15 per person.
  • Contact: Preregistration is required. For more information, call 973.326.7601.

Floating Flowers (August 24)

Feeling creative? Join Gardener, Dylan Shapiro, in his exploration of flowers and water. Design your own floating flower presentation to take home and add to your garden.
  • Dates: August 24
  • Time: 9 am – 10 am
  • Age: Adults.
  • Where: Willowwood Arboretum, 300 Longview Road, Chester Township, NJ 07930
  • Cost: $25 per person.
  • Contact: Preregistration is required. For more information, call 973.326.7601.