Classes and Events at Rutgers


Kids Story Hour
Thursdays, 10:30-11:30am

Join us for stories in the Nursery Greenhouse with local librarian Ms. Jean. Rain or shine. Stay and play with the backhoes and shovels in our sand pit!






Good Roots Café is Back!
Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, 10am-3:30pm

Our Café returns with an espresso bar, light fare, and baked goods.

See you there!





Design Saturdays
April 21 + 28
May 12 + 19


Bring photos and measurements — and let us help you create plans for your property. Sign up for a free 1/2-hour consultation with one of our Landscape Designers. Take the first step to a beautiful landscape...

Space is limited — Reservations required. Click here to RSVP. Please indicate your preferred date and time.


Dog Adoption Day with Animal Alliance
Saturday, April 28, 11am-1pm

Find your new best friend! Animal Alliance brings a variety of adoptable dogs of all ages for you to meet. We’ll help you welcome a new pet into your life!





Benefit: Planting Hope for SAFE HARBOR Child Access Centers in Flemington
Thursday, May 17, 6-8pm

This spring’s potting party benefits the SAFE HARBOR Child Access Centers in Flemington. $15 per person includes plants and planting material. All proceeds benefit SAFE HARBOR. Bring your favorite pot or choose one of ours at 15% off.

Space is limited — Reservations required. Click here to RSVP.




Please check back — there are more events to come!



Thank you for helping us make our events so memorable!


Seminar: Spring Pruning
April 2018

Seasonal pruning advice and and live demonstrations with Rich Wheeler from Tamke Tree Experts.






A Rutgers Nursery Seminar: Home Composting

March 2018

A community event at the Ewing Public Library.







Painting Party to benefit the Breast Care Center at Hunterdon Regional Cancer Center

October 2017

A painting party and a fundraiser for Hunterdon Regional Cancer Center. With step-by-step instruction from My ARTY Party NJ and delicious light fare from Blue Fish Grill. 





Columbus Family Weekend

October 2017

A visit from Unique Creatures.





Sip! Shop! Eat! - Annual Ladies Night!

September 2017

Winetasting with Unionville Vineyards, hors d’oeuvres from Blue Fish Grill, and clothing and gifts from local shops.




Add Fall Color in Your Garden

September 2017

Seminar with Rutgers University’s Bruce Crawford — what to plant to create fall color in your landscape.




Design Saturdays

September 2017

Free hour-long landscape design consultations with our Landscape Architect.