Thursday, October 18, 2018

Fall Festivities Just For You in Morris County Parks

Morris County Park Commission

lovely leavesLOVELY LEAVES

WHEN: October 21

Autumn is in the air! Create a leaf rubbing with leaves found on the farm, or design a beautiful marbled paper leaf. Click here for more info.



american edenAMERICAN EDEN: DAVID HOSACK, BOTANY, AND MEDICINE IN THE GARDEN OF THE EARLY REPUBLIC

WHEN: October 21

Join this lecture on Victoria Johnson’s latest book, American Eden, a biography of the doctor at the Hamilton-Burr duel, David Hosack. I want to learn more.


scarecrow scavenger huntSCARECROW SCAVENGER HUNT

WHEN: October 20 - November 18

Receive a map at the Haggerty Education Center, and explore the gardens looking for original scarecrow creations created by families, schools, scouts, organizations, and more. Search for 'Gary the Gardener,’ the silly Lampshade Sisters, and more! For more info, click here.


thanksgiving harvest homeTHANKSGIVING HARVEST HOME & ARMISTICE OBSERVANCE

WHEN: November 11

Experience a historic farm-style Thanksgiving holiday at Fosterfields! Help prep dinner at the farmer’s house, enjoy a leisurely wagon ride, visit the friendly farm animals, and more. Check it out here.


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halloween fun galoreHALLOWEEN FUN GALORE!

Are you going batty over Halloween? From trembling, nature-themed tales to creating boo-tiful pumpkins, there is something for all ages and thrill-levels! Click here to learn more.