Classes and Events at Rutgers

Thursdays, 10:30am
Kids’ Story Hour 
Join us in the Nursery Greenhouse, rain or shine. Stay and play in our sand pit!






Saturday, May 25, 11am-3pm

Design Days!

Book a free hour-long consultation with Landscape Designer Donna Dahringer. Bring along photos and measurements to get your project started.

Space is limited — Reservations Required.

Click to RSVP — please indicate your preferred time.



NEW DATE: Saturday, June 1, 11am-1pm
Dog Adoption with Animal Alliance! 
Alliance Alliance will visit the Nursery with a variety of adoptable dogs of all ages to meet and welcome into your family.
The Alliance is also accepting donations for their spay and neuter clinic and their ongoing mission: Rescue—Foster—Rehabilitate—Spay/Neuter—Adopt.

Visit to make a donation.






Thank you for helping us make our events so memorable!  


Design Days 

Spring 2019

Design consultations with Landscape Designer Donna Dahringer. Donna brings her expertise to your project.






Seminar: Intro to Pruning

March 2019

A terrific class with Rachel DeFlumeri, arborist and horticulturalist with Organic Plant Care in Flemington. Questions, answers, and demonstrations — a great way to get ready for the season.





Special Guest!

December 2018

Santa visits our Story Hour.





Columbus Day Weekend

October 2018

Unique Creatures captivates with a collection of furry, scaled, and feathered friends.






Our annual Ladies’ Night
September 2018

A wonderful evening!

Light fare from Stangl Catering and Blue Fish Grill and wine tasting with Unionville Vineyards.       Mini-massages from Puritie Spa. Plus jewelry, accessories, gifts, and gourmet specialties from local shops: Bliss Boutique, Bridge Street Soap, The Cocoa Exchange, Retro Remix Pass It On, River Gypsy,   and UnCorked. Music provided by Safe Harbor Child Access Centers Children′s Choir.

See you at next year′s party!



Dog Adoption Day with Animal Alliance
September 2018

Another visit from Animal Alliance — a new round of family-friendly dogs visits the Nursery.






Design Saturdays
April and May 2018
Free consultations with our Landscape Designers. We start with your photos and measurements to help you create plans for your property.






Planting Hope for Safe Harbor Child Access Centers
May 2018

Our spring potting party helped raise awareness and funds for Flemington’s Safe Harbor Child Access Centers. 





Dog Adoption Day with Animal Alliance
April 2018

Animal Alliance brings a variety of adoptable dogs of all ages to our Nursery.






A Rutgers Nursery Seminar: Home Composting
March 2018

A community event at the Ewing Public Library.