Jewelry Making with Natural Materials January 24
Jewelry Making with Natural Materials
Friday, January 24, 2014
3:30 to 5:00 p.m.
$35 per person (includes all materials)
Program designed for ages 10+ and adults
Pre-registration is required by January 17th
Come to the Arboretum and join Maya Bloom to make jewelry using natural materials.
This is an excellent chance to make something for yourself or for a gift.
Working with natural materials has been a lifelong experience for Maya Bloom. Maya will be able to provide a wonderful opportunity for you to make your own jewelry items using seeds from around the world and other natural and recycled materials. Maya will provide all the materials needed and give instruction on how to make beautiful items that you will be able to take home that day.
Class size is limited so sign up right away!
Click here to register!
Easy to Be Green with Jen Duckworth
Monday, January 27, 2014 6:30pm-7:30pm
"Easy Ways to Be Green" by Jennifer Duckworth, MSESP
Come learn about more environmentally healthy food choices and lifestyle decisions that are better for you and the earth. This presentation will provide ten easy ways to live a green lifestyle for you and your family.
An environmental engineer, writer, orator, educator and community leader, Jennifer Duckworth has almost two decades of environmental experience from positions held with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and other environmental engineering firms, including her current work as a wastewater permit expert and project manager with Tetra Tech, Inc. Jennifer holds a masters of science in environmental science and policy from the Johns Hopkins University and a bachelors of science with honors in civil engineering from UMass Amherst.
Jennifer is the Co-Chair of the Essex County Environmental Commission and the former Chair of the Millburn Environmental Commission. She currently sits on the Rahway River Watershed Stormwater Advisory Board and the Essex County Transportation Advisory Board and has served on the board of the Cora Hartshorn Arboretum and GreenFaith. When she is not crusading for the environment, Jennifer enjoys raising her two daughters to be good stewards of the earth.
Fee: Members: $10 Non-members: $20
Night Hike in April
Friday, April 11, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Come join us for a hike. In this family program, participants will learn about nocturnal animals. Enjoy a sensory night hike and settle in by the campfire for several stories.
Fee: Members $5; Non-Members $10