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Apr
25

Dumont Arbor Day: 10th Year

Join us in celebrating the beauty of trees at the Dumont Arboretum, located along West Shore Ave in Dumont, NJ. Our 2015 Arbor Day celebration will be the 10th year of our annual celebration.
Oct
07

Autumn Gardens

“Autumn Gardens” Event on 10/7/15 from 7:30 – 9:00 PM at the Dumont Senior Center at 39 Dumont Avenue in Dumont, will be hosted by the Friends of the Shade Tree and the Dumont Shade Tree Commission. Fall gardens and plantings are the topic, with photos and pointers by Jennifer Anderson, Horticulturist and former Dumont resident, an now Manager at the Metropolitan Plant Farm in Closter. A gardening demonstration will be given by Anna Fisichella, Master Gardener. Coffee, Tea and Talk will conclude the evening. For more information regarding Ms. Anderson, see www.jenthegardencoach.com . Hold the dates: 11/4/15 for “Birds of Bergen County” and 12/2/15 for “Wreath Crafting and Design”.   For information regarding shade Tree Activities in Dumont, see www.FOTST.org and www.dumontshadetree.org .
Nov
04

Birds of Bergen County

“Birds of Bergen County” Event on 11/4/15 from 7:30 – 9:00 PM at the ELKS LODGE at 15 American Legion Terrace in Dumont, will be hosted by the Friends of the Shade Tree and the Dumont Shade Tree Commission. Join Don Torino President of Bergen County Audubon Society for a presentation on "The Birds of Bergen County."   Bergen County is rich in bird-life due to its diverse  wildlife habitats and eco-systems you will be amazed that there are birds that you can see right in your own backyard that you never knew existed. A gardening demonstration will be given by Anna Fisichella, Master Gardener. Coffee, Tea and Talk will conclude the evening.   For more information regarding Bergen County Audubon Society, see http://www.bergencountyaudubon.org/ . Hold the date: 12/2/15 for “Wreath Crafting and Design”.   For information regarding shade Tree Activities in Dumont, see www.FOTST.org and www.dumontshadetree.org .
Dec
02

Wreath Crafting & Design

“Wreath Crafting & Design” Event on 12/2/15 from 7:30 – 9:00 PM at the ELKS LODGE, 15 American Legion Terrace in Dumont, will be hosted by the Friends of the Shade Tree and the Dumont Shade Tree Commission. Please join the Friends for this fun and fanciful Wreath-A-Thon event! Your tax deductible donation of $20 at the door will help for materials and the proceeds will benefit the Arboretum.   “Evergreen Trees for the Home” will be presented.   Coffee, Tea and Talk will conclude the evening.   For information regarding shade Tree Activities in Dumont, see www.FOTST.org and www.dumontshadetree.org .
Jan
02

Gardens Event

Arboretum Garden Committee Meeting Slide Show, Seed Planting & Planning for our 2016 Season!
Apr
30

Dumont Arbor Day

11th Annual Celebration... at 1 pm on Saturday April 30th. Dumont…
Jul
03

Global Climate and Local Effects

The Dumont Shade Tree Commission will host a discussion on climate presented by Tineke Thio, Ph.D.. She will discusses the impacts of climate change on our lives in New Jersey and what we can do about it, both as individuals and in our communities.
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