Family Programs

Monthly Guided Hikes

11:00, 1:00 and 3:00;

Spend some time with the Arboretum’s Teen Volunteers as they tell you about their upcoming Citizen Science Projects and how you can become a citizen scientist at the CHA.  Pre-Registration is strongly encouraged.

January 15: Winter Birds
February 12: Early Signs of Spring
March 12: FrogWatchUSA

Suggested Donation: $5/Member; $10/Non-Member

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 Hot Chocolate Open House

Monday, January 16, 2016
11:30 am to 2:30 pmnewyear001sm

Spend the day at the Arboretum to learn about the programs we offer and register for ongoing classes, enjoy a cup of hot cocoa and a fireside story, go on a scavenger hunt and more!

Price: FREE!  Please make a donation, if possible.

Pre-Register Online Today! 

Lunar New Year and Spring Celebration

Lunar New Year PerformanceSunday, January 22, 2017
Parade 1: 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm or  Parade 2: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Shake off the winter blues and help welcome the Lunar New Year by following our lion through the woods.  Be prepared to make some noise as we welcome spring with games, trivia, crafts and stories.

Price: $8/Person

Register Online Today for Parade 1!

Register Online Today for Parade 2!

Snow Moon Hike

Friday, February 10, 2017
5:00 pm to 6:45 pmFull Moon in NJ

Did you know the February full moon is called the Snow Moon?  Explore the Arboretum under the light of the moon and discover why winter nights are much quieter than summer nights, look for wildlife tracks on the ground and more!

Price: Members: $5/Person
Non-Members: $8/Person

Register Online Today!

Cancellation Policy

Registrations are accepted in the order they are received. All cancellation requests must be made in writing. Cancellations must be made 2 weeks prior to the start of the program. Refunds will be made except for a $50 non-refundable deposit. Cancellations made after the program begins will require a doctor’s note for a refund minus the non-refundable deposit. All returned checks received will be charged an additional $50 fee deduction for bank charges. CHA has the right to cancel any program and CHA will refund the full amount that was paid.