• The Pandemic Spring and the Cora Hartshorn Arboretum’s Wood Thrush Story

    TAP into Millburn/Short Hills published an article about our Wood Thrush success! SHORT HILLS, NJ — Male Wood Thrushes were heard singing in the Cora Hartshorn Arboretum (CHA) forest in late May and into June.  This was unusual because in the past six years the male thrushes at the Arboretum

  • 9 Free Events This January

    This month, there are lots of free events to keep you and family from feeling trapped inside: Check out the bonfire and fireworks at the Warren Recreation Winter Festival, learn about MLK and his mission at the Newark Museum Lift Every Voice Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., … Read the

  • Seven Simple Actions to Help Birds

    Worried about the decline in bird populations? Check out THIS article to see how you can help.

  • Horseshoe Crab Talk on September 15th at 2pm

    Tedor Whitman, the Executive Director of the Arboretum, will be giving a talk about the importance of Horseshoe Crabs. The talk will take place on September 15th at 2pm at the Durand-Hedden House. Read more about the upcoming event in Matters Magazine here.

  • 5 Nature Experiences for Kids in Northern New Jersey

    The Cora Hartshorn Arboretum was listed as one of the top locations in the area for kids to experience nature! Read about it here.

  • Lunar New Year Party

    The fourth annual Lunar New Year celebration was held on Jan. 27 at the Cora Hartshorn Arboretum in Short Hills. Co-sponsored by the Millburn-Short Hills Chinese Association and the arboretum….. Read the rest here, page A5

  • Cora Hartshorn Arboretum’s Teddy Bear Parade

    The Cora Hartshorn Arboretum’s annual Teddy Bear Parade was held on Sept. 9. Paradeparticipants were treated to stories and educational information throughout the day in the Arboretum’s historic Stone House and recently renovated Stone House Nature Center. Participants learned about bears in the wild and how to protect them. The ‘doctor’ was also on site to verify and certify the health of various stuffed

  • Read about our Teddy Bear Parade!

    The Cora Hartshorn Arboretum’s annual Teddy Bear Parade was held on Saturday, September 9th, 2018. Parade participants were treated to stories and educational information throughout the day in the Arboretum’s historic Stone House and recently renovated Stone House Nature Center…. Read the full article here

  • Summer Nature Discovery Camp

    The Cora Hartshorn Arboretum’s Summer Nature Discovery Camp, for Pre-K to 4th grade campers, provides a perfect environment for children to learn about and appreciate the natural world. Read the full article here.

  • Watch the creation of a mandala!

    Watch the creation of the garden mandala at the arboretum’s Arbor Day celebration here!