Calendar
January 2022

All Activities and Events are Subject to Change

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Winter Mini-Camp 9 :30 –12 pm
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Winter Mini-Camp 9 :30 –12 pm
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Winter Mini-Camp 9 :30 –12 pm
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Owls of NJ Walk and Talk 3 :30 –4 :30 pm
Owls of NJ Walk and Talk 3 :30 –4 :30 pm
Wild Animal Experts: Owls 3 :30 –4 :30 pm
Winter Golden Hour Photography 7 :15 –9 :15 am
Toddler Trek: Welcome Winter! 3 :45 –4 :30 pm
Wonderful Winter Birds 3 :30 –4 :30 pm
Starting the Apple Orchard 10 –11 :30 am
Maple Sugaring Demos 2 :30 –3 :30 pm
Maple Sugaring Demos 2 :30 –3 :30 pm
Winter Weeds 3 –4 :30 pm
Maple Sugaring Demos 2 :30 –3 :30 pm
Maple Sugaring Demos 2 :30 –3 :30 pm
Wonderful Winter Birds 3 :30 –4 :30 pm
Maple Sugaring Demos 2 :30 –3 :30 pm
Maple Sugaring Demos 2 :30 –3 :30 pm
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Wild Animal Experts: Foxes 3 :30 –4 :30 pm
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Maple Sugaring Demos 2 :30 –3 :30 pm

January 2022 Events

Wednesday, December 1 : 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Photo Scavenger Hunt: Let It Snow

All ages. Trees and plant can survive all kinds of crazy winter weather.   Hunt through the gardens...

Saturday, January 1 : 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Photo Scavenger Hunt: Black & White

All ages. There’s a lot of beauty to be seen in Frelinghuysen Arboretum's winter garden just...

Monday, January 3 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Virtual Plant of the Month Club: Awesome Avocados

Ages 6 - 12. One fruit, one seed, one tree.  Learn all about this single seeded fruit and start your...

Tuesday, January 4 : 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Owls of NJ Walk and Talk

Ages 5 & up.Walk out into the darkening trails of Pyramid Mountain to learn about and look for owls. ...

Wednesday, January 5 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Garden Sprouts: Snow What?

Ages 3 - 5 with an adult. What does snow do for plants and what happens if it doesn’t...

Wednesday, January 5 : 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Owls of NJ Walk and Talk

Ages 5 & up.Walk out into the darkening trails of the Great Swamp to learn about and look for owls....

Thursday, January 6 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Pre-K Nature on the Farm

Ages 2 - 4 with an adult.Families with pre-K kids take a walk on the trails and the farm, learning about...

Friday, January 7 : 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Little Farm Friends: Cozy Critters

Ages 3 - 5 with an adult. Join us on the farm to see our fuzzy animals and learn how their...

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

Wild Animal Experts: Owls

Ages 6 - 10.After school is a great time to take a nature walk and discover new facts about New Jersey'...

Sunday, January 9 : 7:15 AM - 9:15 AM

Winter Golden Hour Photography

Adults.See Fosterfields like never before.  The beauty of a chilly January morning is brought to life by the...

Wednesday, January 12 : 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Toddler Trek: Welcome Winter!

Ages 2 - 5 with an adult.The winter cold has crept in and it could snow at any moment - let'...

Wednesday, January 12 : 3:45 PM - 4:30 PM

Toddler Trek: Welcome Winter!

Ages 2 - 5 with an adult.The winter cold has crept in and it could snow at any moment - let'...

Thursday, January 13 : 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Home School Days: Every Tree Has A Story

Ages 6 - 12. Students will learn about herbaceous and woody growth, the parts of the tree's stem and their...

Thursday, January 13 : 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Wonderful Winter Birds

Ages 8 & up.If you love birds, there's no reason to despair!  Many of our favorites are still...

Saturday, January 15 : 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Starting the Apple Orchard

Ages 13 & up. Even though it's cold, the work on the farm doesn't stop.  Come assist...

Saturday, January 15 : 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Hands-On History: Decorative Stenciling Workshop

All ages. Explore the art of decorative stenciling in this workshop!  Discover what stenciling was used for and...

Saturday, January 15 : 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Maple Sugaring Demos

Ages 5 & up.Learn how to identify and tap maple trees, collect sap, and make real maple syrup over a...

Saturday, January 15 : 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Maple Sugaring Demos

Ages 5 & up.Learn how to identify and tap maple trees, collect sap, and make real maple syrup over a...

Wednesday, January 19 : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Garden Sprouts: Winter Sleep

Ages 3 - 5 with an adult. Sure, it’s cold out, but there’s a lot going on...

Wednesday, January 19 : 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Winter Weeds

Adults.Take a closer look at the dried stalks, leaves, and seeds of meadow plants to learn how to identify...

Wednesday, January 19 : 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Virtual Awesome Animal Artists

Ages 5 - 10.Learn to draw a NJ native animal and create your own masterpiece in this virtual program!  Guess...

Thursday, January 20 : 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Virtual Lunch and Learn: Surviving the Winter World

Adults.Snooze, Cruise, Choose, or Lose?  All of our NJ animals must select one of these behavioral adaptations to...

Thursday, January 20 : 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Home School Days: Winter Chores

Ages 6 - 12. Fosterfields might close for the season, but our farm chores continue all winter long.  Join us...

Friday, January 21 : 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Little Farm Friends: Cozy Critters

Ages 3 - 5 with an adult. Join us on the farm to see our fuzzy animals and learn how their...

Monday, January 24 : 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Wonderful Winter Birds

Ages 8 & up.If you love birds, there's no reason to despair!  Many of our favorites are still...

Tuesday, January 25 : 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Kids in the Wild: Shelter Building

Ages 7 - 11.In this after school program, kids will learn different outdoor skills.  This program focuses on learning how...

Wednesday, January 26 : 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Toddler Trek: Maple Sugaring for Seedlings

Ages 2 - 5 with an adult.This is the time of year when we can tap the trees to get sap...

Thursday, January 27 : 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Virtual Lunch & Learn: Birds in the Winter

Adults.Discover the birds that live in our backyards during winter, and what seed and shelter plants can attract them...

Thursday, January 27 : 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Home School Days: Owls and their Pellets

Ages 6 - 10.Winter might seem like a strange time to talk about owls, but it's actually the best time...

Thursday, January 27 : 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Hands-On History: Hand Spinning with Wool, Flax, and Cotton

Adults.Learn traditional ways to create yarn from wool, flax, and cotton!  See how the fibers are prepared for...

All Activities and Events are Subject to Change