Sunday, May 12 “Mothers Day at Willowwood Arboretum”:
Visit the Willowwood Arboretum, 300 Longview Rd., Chester, with your favorite lady and experience Morris County’s hidden treasure. On Sunday, May 12, Mother’s Day, Willowwood celebrates grandmothers, mothers, aunts and daughters. Bring a blanket and listen to the locally loved A.L.L. Trio whose past musical performances at Willowwood’s Mother’s Day have created a magical family experience and dancing on the lawn!. As you stroll through the Spring flowering gardens, a perfect spot is easily found for family photos or visit the incredible lilac collection which should be at the height of its beauty and fragrance. Light refreshments available. Self guided tours. Plant sale. Time: Noon to Four; Cost is free. For more information, call 908-234-1815 or www.willowwoodarboretum.org.
Sunday, May 19 “The Lilac Party”:
Enjoy the intoxicating fragrance of lilacs in bloom at the Willowwood Arboretum, 300 Longview Road, Chester Township, on Sunday, May 19 at the Willowwood Foundation’s annual fundraiser “The Lilac Party” and “Wine Tasting” featuring wonderful Artisan Spring Wines specially chosen by Chris Cree, Master of Wine, 56 Degree Wine, Bernardsville. Stroll through colorful spring gardens and taste tantalizing tidbits while listening to a cappella music provided by Somerset Hills renown “The Ten”. Place your bids at the Garden themed Silent auction featuring unusual plants and botanical items.
Time: 4 – 7 pm. Reservations Required. Ticket Cost – $75 per person.
Tented event – held Rain or Shine.
Leslie Allain 973 615 4841
The Willowwood Foundation primarily supports restoration and garden projects at the Willowwood Arboretum which is a facility of the Morris County Park Commission. Help us preserve our Garden Heritage. For more information, contact the Willowwood Foundation at the address listed.
PO Box 218
Gladstone, NJ 07934
P: 908 234 1815