Friday, July 26, 2019

Dive Into These Morris County Events!

Meet the Servants

MEET THE SERVANTS AT THE WILLOWS

July 27

During a special, hands-on guided tour at Fosterfields, learn about the domestic help at the Foster home, The Willows, during the WWI era. Help the maid with household chores, and assist in the preparation of historic foods for the cook to bake in the wood-burning cook stove. Learn more here.

herbalism


HERBALISM FOR YOUR HEALTH

July 28

Discover how your backyard weeds can be used for medicinal purposes. Touch, smell, and taste the plants, learn a variety of techniques, and try a tincture of homemade plant medicines. I want to learn more.

NNO

NATIONAL NIGHT OUT

August 6

IT’S ALL FREE! FREE food, entertainment, ice skating, and giveaways! Join the Morris County Park Police, and over 40 law enforcement and community agencies for this national award winning evening of awareness and fun. Over 5,000 people attend each year, so bring the entire family! Check it out here.

ice cream, you scream

ICE CREAM, YOU SCREAM

August 4

Enjoy an old-fashioned summer day at the lovely and historic garden of Bamboo Brook. Have a fun-filled afternoon with games, such as hoops and sticks, croquet, and a yo-yo contest, and watch the duck races as entries float through the site’s water features among historic gardens. Bring your camera along for a scenic guided tour, or bring your favorite lawn chair, blanket, and even a picnic basket. Check it out.


model t day

MODEL T FORD DAY AT FOSTERFIELDS

August 3

Calling all car enthusiasts! Join an exciting day on the farm featuring restored Model T’s from near and far. Enjoy fascinating lectures, hands-on activities, and demonstrations for all ages, food and live music, and more. Click here for more details.

tiny tot

TINY TOT TUESDAYS

July 9 – August 20

Explore the sandy beach and beautiful water of Sunrise Lake with your toddler on select Tuesday mornings in July and August, while enjoying exclusive access before the lakes open to the public. This special program is designed for children ages 4 and under. Learn more here.