Thursday, January 11, 2024

No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn. Enjoy the season!

Morris County Park Commission

January 11, 2024

This Week:

little farm friendsLittle Farm Friends: Cozy Critters

January 12

Join us on the farm to see our fuzzy animals and learn how their wool and fur keeps them warm in the winter. Come join us!

Cost: $10 per child. Preregistration is required.


PinetumWinter Tour Series -Frelinghuysen Arboretum Pinetum

January 17

In this tour, you will go where most do not. The Pinetum hosts tall, luscious evergreens and dwarf conifers. Bundle up and make sure to wear sturdy walking shoes. Explore more.

Cost: $15 per person. Preregistration is required.


hot chocolate walkHot Chocolate Walk

January 20

Join Fosterfields staff on a walking tour around the farm and warm up with a cup of delicious hot chocolate. See how the farm changes when the weather gets cold. Get ready to walk with us!

Cost: $10 per person. Preregistration is required.

Look What's Coming:

Matilda's teaMatilda's Tea Club

January 20

Winter is the perfect time to enjoy a warm cup of herbal tea to remind you that spring is on its way! Join us at Matilda's Café to discover the variety of flavors that can come from your garden and bring home some of your favorite tea. Snow date Sunday, January 21. Join the tea party!

Cost: $20 per person. Preregistration is required. 


amazing owlsOwl Moon Night Hike

January 19

Believe it or not, winter is the best time to look and listen for owls! Start indoors to discover cool facts about New Jersey's owls, then, head out on the darkened trails with a naturalist to try to spot an owl calling for its mate! Bring a flashlight.

Click here to join the owl walk!

Cost: $10 per person. Preregistration is required.


Community Garden

Garden plots are available in the Morris County Community Garden. It’s time to get your hands in the soil in your own 10 x 20-foot plot. The Community Garden season begins March 20. Start dreaming of that ripe summer tomato.   

For more information call 973-631-5004. 

Community garden