Featured Upcoming Events

Oaks and Acorns (Second Session): May 3

Ages 3 to 5 with adult. Wonder, respect, and love for the natural world start early in this engaging weekly class. Discover some of the incredible plants and animals that make the Arboretum so special....

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Flowers in Art! A Newark Museum Lecture: Thursday, May 4

RRA joins the Speakers Bureau of the Newark Museum in presenting, FLOWERS IN ART!, a lecture about nature, particularly flowers, in paintings, sculpture, folk art, decorative arts and in jewelry – all from the Newark...

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Discovery Saturdays: May 6

This week's topic: The Reason for a Flower! Make a discovery at the Arboretum and enjoy a unique family experience. Drop by the Stackhouse Education Center on Saturdays, any time between 9:00 am and 1:00...

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Free Saturday Tour: May 6

Free guided tours of the Arboretum take place Saturdays at 10:30 am and 1:30 pm from May through October. Tours begin at the Visitors Center. No reservations are required and tours are on a first-come,...

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Shoot from the Hip...Great Photos with Lisa Berkery: Sunday, May 7

The potential for professional-quality photography rides in your pocket wherever you go!Come find out how to make your iPhone photos pop. Capture great stories and grow your social following with this workshop led by photographer...

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Square Foot Gardening 101 for Adults: Wednesday, May 10

Take advantage of whatever space you have and make it productive using the Square Foot Gardening method. This workshop will teach you the basics of square foot gardening. Union County Master Gardeners should contact Doreen...

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Monday - Friday 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Week 6: July 24 - 28 "Nature Sleuths"

Become Nature Detectives and explore the gardens and woodlands looking...

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Saturday, July 29 at 10:30 am and 1:30 pm

Free Saturday Tour: July 29

Free guided tours of the Arboretum take place Saturdays at...

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Monday - Friday 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Week 7: July 31-August 4 "H2Oh"

Campers: prepare to get wet! Through water-related games, art projects...

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Monday - Friday 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Week 7: July 31-August 4 "Arboretum Afternoons"

Gardening, cooking, yoga...these are a few of the activities featured...

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Wednesday, August 2 at 7:00 pm. Arboretum grounds will open at 6:00 pm for concertgoers to picnic.

NJ Dance Theatre Ensemble INKUBATE: Wednesday, August 2

SOUNDS OF A SUMMER NIGHT presents INKUBATE, a collaboration between...

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