Reeves-Reed Arboretum Summit NJ

Reeves-Reed Arboretum Summit NJ

If you are looking for something to do, check out Reeves-Reed Arboretum in Summit NJ. The grounds of the arboretum and visitor center are open from 9 am to 4 pm through March 31st. Wisner House is open Tuesdays-Fridays from 10 am to 4 pm. In February, it will reopen on Saturdays and Sundays for the new art exhibit. The Stackhouse Education Center is also open Tuesdays-Fridays from 10 am to 4 pm as well as Saturdays from 9-1 from March-November.

Why not plan for Spring? Currently, the arboretum is offering an adult program, “Square Foot Gardening for Grown-Ups”. Learn how to grow a successful garden “in less space, in less time and with less work”. The class is offered once a month on Saturday or Wednesday mornings through March. If you are interested, you must pre-register.

Get ready to celebrate the Year of the Rooster at the Chinese New Year Celebration on Friday, 1/27, from 1-2 pm. Celebrate the new year with crafts and stories. This program is offered to children 3 and older accompanied by an adult. The cost is $15 per child and registration is required.

Are you a maple syrup fan? If so, join the arboretum for “Tap That Tree” on Saturday, 1/28, from 10-11:30 am. Watch as the Director of Children’s Education at the arboretum taps the maple trees to prepare for sap flow. In addition to learning how and why trees are tapped, participants will actually be able to help with the process! This event is for children ages 5 and up who are accompanied by an adult. The cost is $15/child and pre-registration is required.

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