MORRIS COUNTY, NJ – The Morris County Park System offers an array of events for the virtual crowd as well as those inclined to get out into the winter weather. Here are a FEW highlights of special events. Many more are listed on the Park’s calendar.
Virtual Plant of the Month Club for Kids:
In February, discover algae balls. Is it a plant or is it more? Meet with other plant lovers, get your hands dirty, plant a new kind of interesting, creepy, unusual, or rare plant, and learn how to take care of it. Pick up supplies at Frelinghuysen Arboretum.
Monday, Feb. 1, 4:00 p.m. – 4:45 p.m., virtual. Ages 6 – 12. Cost: $10 per child. Preregistration is required. Click here to register and for more information, call 973-326-7601.
How do I prune my hydrangeas? How do I prune my clematis? Is it time to divide my peonies? These and other common garden questions will be answered by Ann Fahey, Superintendent of Horticulture Education. Email Ann at firstname.lastname@example.org by February 18 to submit a question to be answered during the presentation.
Thursday, Feb. 25, 12:00 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. Cost: $10 per person. Preregistration is required and to register, click here. The program is geared toward adults.
Click here for a way to find a park with specific amenities, such as fishing, ice skating, dog parks, hiking and even wedding ceremonies.
Nature lovers, history buffs, photographers, parents and youngsters will all find something to pique their interest at Morris County Parks. To view all special events at Morris County Parks, click here.