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OUT ON A LIMB!
Fall Bus Trip to the Morris Arboretum, PA
Wednesday, October 16
Summit, NJ Get a bird's-eye view of the forest from 50 feet up, perched on a canopy walk high above the ground, at the Morris Arboretum's Tree Adventure, connecting you to the natural world in a unique, exciting and fun way!
Join Reeves-Reed Arboretum, Wednesday, October 16, on a special visit to the Morris Arboretum in Philadelphia. The official arboretum of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the Morris Arboretum is an outdoor museum offering an every-changing palette of colors and textures. This 92-acre Victorian Garden provides an idyllic setting for historic architectural features, more than 12,000 labeled plants, and a fine collection of contemporary sculpture. And the fall is the perfect time to visit.
The bus will leave from Summit in the morning and arrive at the Morris Arboretum in time for a special guided tour of their famous Out On A Limb canopy walk adventure. Then a delicious, gourmet buffet lunch, followed by another select tour of the grounds and its many highlights. And the gift shop is not to be missed!
The trip includes:
• Round trip transportation in a comfortable coach bus
• All Morris Arboretum fees
• Private and delicious buffet luncheon
• Two guided tours, including a special tour of Out On A Limb canopy walk adventure conducted by RRA friend and colleague, Bob Gutowski, Director of Education, Visitor Experience & Outreach at the Morris Arboretum
The bus will depart from the Grand Summit Hotel (870 Springfield Avenue, Summit, NJ) in the morning by 8-8:15 am, and return around 5 or 6 pm. The fee is $75 for RRA Members? $100 for Non-members. Seating is limited and paid reservations are required. Register at www.reeves-reedarboretum.org, or call 908-273-8787 x 1010.
Celebrating over 40 years as an historic public garden, education resource, and non-profit conservancy, Reeves-Reed Arboretum engages, educates and enriches the public through horticulture and environmental education, and the care and utilization of the gardens and estate. Open 7 days a week, the Arboretum is listed on both the National and New Jersey State Historic Registers. Funding for RRA has been made possible in part by the NJ Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State, through a grant administered by the Union County Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs, Dept. of Parks & Community Renewal.
Reeves-Reed Arboretum....a place to grow, for everyone!