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NNJ (P) - Willowwood Arboretum Sculpture Exhibit

Willowwood Arboretum
&
The Living Sculptures
Exhibit
Saturday, 9/30
11:30am Tour
Willowwood sculptures
Join us in Chester, NJ for a private tour of "The Living Sculptures" by Seward Johnson, a temporary exhibit at Willowwood Arboretum. A docent will guide us through the garden to the sculptures for one hour, discussing the artwork, Seward Johnson, and a bit about the arboretum itself.

Before or after the tour, you are free to stroll through the arboretum and enjoy the gardens, then drive into quaint, downtown Chester or Peapack-Gladstone  for lunch or a snack if you wish. Alternatively, visit nearby Alstede Farms for farm fresh foods and fall favorites. A group lunch can be arranged if desired. 

Dress for the weather as this tour will run rain or shine unless Willowwood cancels it due to dangerous weather conditions!!  

Willowwood, located in southern Morris County, has "130 acres of rolling farm land, with about 2,100 kinds of native and exotic plants, many of them rare. In addition to the formal gardens near the residence and undisturbed forest, historic collections include oak, maple, willow, magnolia, lilac, cherry, fir, pine, a superb specimen of Dawn Redwood (Metasequoia) now more than 98’ tall, masses of ferns and handsome stands of field and forest wild flowers."   Click here for directions to Willowwood..   
The Transition Network is a non-profit organization that serves women, age 50 and forward, who are directing their energy and talents to new interests and looking for ways to add more joy and meaning to their lives. The Northern New Jersey Chapter has members from Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Morris, Passaic, Union and surrounding counties.



When:
Saturday, September 30, 2023, 11:15 AM Eastern Time (US & Canada) (UTC-05:00)
Where:
Willowwood Arboretum
300 Longview Drive
Chester, NJ  07931
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Leslie A Paparone
(201) 788 2413 (c)
 
Donna Ward
Category:
Chapter
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Dress for the weather as the tour runs rain or shine, unless the conditions are deemed dangerous by Willowwood. Bring cash if you wish to join a TTN group for lunch (Place TBD). Arrive promptly by 11:15 for an 11:30 tour.
Cancellation Policy:
If you are a member and cancel your registration before the specified deadline, you will receive a full refund as a credit to your account. You can use the credit to pay for another event or put it toward your annual dues payment. Non-members will receive a refund on their credit card, minus a $4 processing fee.

No refunds are available to members or non-members after the cancellation deadline.
Capacity:
12
Available Slots:
3
$15.00
$17.00
$15.00
     


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