Tree Symposium at The Frelinghuysen Arboretum

Join a Fascinating Day Focusing On Trees


MORRISTOWN — On Saturday, November 10, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., join for a multi-faceted look at trees at the 2018 Tree Symposium held at The Frelinghuysen Arboretum in Morris Township.

Join Professor Tom Ombrello, Willowwood’s Superintendent of Horticulture, John Beirne, Dr. Neil Hendrickson, and Author William Bryant Logan for a day exploring these critical members of the ecosystem. Discover the roles trees have played throughout history and the long and intimate relationship between trees and people. Learn important information on pests and diseases threatening the landscape, fascinating facts about magnolias, why trees play such a critical role in the ecosystem, and so much more. Please bring a bag lunch.

This event is sponsored by The Friends of the Frelinghuysen Arboretum. Admission is $40.00 per person, and preregistration by November 3 is required. For more information directions to The Frelinghuysen Arboretum, and to register, click here.

The Morris County Park Commission features one of the region’s best park systems in the state of New Jersey. It currently protects and maintains 19,653 acres at 38 distinct sites plus offers a year-round calendar of events and activities for all to enjoy!