Gingerbread Wonderland 2014 & Craft Show

  Saturday, December 6, Sunday, December 7, Saturday, December 13, Sunday, December 14 from 10:00 am - 5:00 PM at the Frelinghuysen Arboretum.  This December marks the 23rd Annual Gingerbread Wonderland. What started as a small display of gingerbread houses has now become an incredible 10-day exhibit of hundreds of edible structures. We’ve seen everything… Continue reading Gingerbread Wonderland 2014 & Craft Show

There are Halloween happenings galore in Morris County

via Jennifer L. Nelson at  The Daily Record Morris County residents and visitors will find plenty of tricks and treats this month thanks to Morris County Park Commission (MCPC): Celebrate Halloween on the farm with two events at Fosterfields Living Historical Farm (73 Kahdena Road) in Morristown. Families are invited to create unique jack-o’-lanterns using… Continue reading There are Halloween happenings galore in Morris County

Medicinal Plants of the Civil War Exhibit and Cell Phone Tour

Tour the garden and listen to “lessons” on 21 plants that were used by Confederate and Union troops. Inspired by a collection of books called medical botanies in The Frelinghuysen Arboretum’s library, this tour focuses on the plants used medicinally during the period surrounding the Civil War, especially plants used in field hospitals, home surgeries,… Continue reading Medicinal Plants of the Civil War Exhibit and Cell Phone Tour