Sunday March 2, 2014 ARTiculture @ the Philadelphia Flower Show
Come enjoy 10 acres of
flower exhibitions - we will be going via the Lakeland Bus. Cost is $59.00. Bus will be leaving from Rockaway Mall at
7:50 AM & return at 6:30PM. I have reserved 24 Tickets. For more information please contact us.
CHANGE TO Sunday March 16, 2014 Vote for new Board + Plant & Book Swap 11 AM We
will have a special three event meeting. There is a return to our highly successful plant swap and our ever popular book exchange.
Plus we have one more item and that will be to vote for the new 2014-2015 Board. All this and sub sandwiches too; come enjoy
a Sunday afternoon, and don't forget to bring a plant and or book to swap.
Directions to Camp Jefferson:
Take Route 80 from either direction to Route 15 North. Take Route 15 North to Weldon Road (which is approx. 5 miles
north of Route 80). The Weldon Road exit from Route 15 is immediately after the Lake Shawnee exit. Proceed on
Weldon Road 7/10 of a mile. Camp Jefferson 81 Weldon Rd., Lake Hopatcong, NJ, will be on the left. Turn in and proceed
to the log cabin buildings. Park in the established parking spots.
Sunday March 23, 2014 Black
River Barn Randolph-- Brunch at 10:30AM: Please join us for brunch at The Barn the price is $22.50 this
includes Tax & Tip. Our cutoff date will be March 16. For additional information, please
Saturday March 29,2014 Pequest Annual Open House . Meet at park &
ride Rt 80 and Howard Blvd. Between 9:00AM - 9:30AM share ride. The Pequest Trout Hatchery and Natural Resource Education
Center is located 9 miles west of Hackettstown on Route 46. Visitors will have the opportunity to see how hundreds of thousands
of brook, brown and rainbow trout are raised for stocking at favorite fishing spots throughout the state. There will also
be a Sportsmen flea market and more. For more info please contact us.
Saturday April 5, 2014
Installation Brunch at Zeris Inn 11AM.-2:30PM. 372 Route 46 East,
Mountain Lakes price $30.00.Brunch menu includes eggs, bacon, french toast, pasta, chicken, beef, fish, eggplant rollatini,
roasted potatoes, coffee/tea. For more info please contact us.
MUST HAVE PAYMENT
BY MARCH 17TH
April 6, 2014 Horseshoe Lake Walk & Lunch 10AM Roxbury Take Eyland Ave. off
Rt. 10 about one mile. Lake is on the left, turn into the parks driveway and park in the first parking lot on the right. After
our walk we will have lunch at the Roxbury diner on Rt.10. For more info please contact us. Rain will cancel
April 27, 2014 Sakura Matsuri at the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens.
We will meet
at 8:30AM at the Rockaway Mall across from the Hilton. Sakura Matsuri is the annual cherry blossom festival. This is 52 acres
of gardens many of which includes specialty gardens, plus an art galley, the Steinhardt Conservatory and much more. The cost
is $49 which includes bus ride and admission. We will return by 5PM. For more information, please contact us. Must
have payment by March 31
DATE CHANGE TO Sunday May
4 2014 Annual Weenie Roast & Trail Maintenance Come enjoy the great out doors while cooking
your hot dogs over an open fire. We will also have a Speaker to talk about nutrition. And last but not least we will need
to do some trail maintenance so please bring your shears, gloves and bug spray and help clear the trail.
to Camp Jefferson: Take Route 80 from either direction to Route 15 North. Take Route 15 North to Weldon Road
(which is approx. 5 miles north of Route 80). The Weldon Road exit from Route 15 is immediately after the Lake Shawnee
exit. Proceed on Weldon Road 7/10 of a mile. Camp Jefferson 81 Weldon Rd., Lake Hopatcong, NJ will be on the left turn
in and proceed to the log cabin buildings. Park in the established parking spots.
May 10, 2014 Our Annual Sandy Hook Outing New meeting place will at the Parsippany Waterview Park &
Ride on Route 46, at 11:00 AM. Or you can meet us down at the Sea Gull's Nest Restaurant parking
lot in Sandy Hook between 12:00 - 12:30 PM, just over the bridge on the hook. It is the first parking lot on the right with
a restaurant. There is no parking fee. Bring a lunch & drink of your choice. After assembling at the beach
we will eat our lunch, take a head count for dinner and then head out to enjoy the park, you can go biking, walking or just
sit on the beach; it's your day go out and enjoy it. At 3:30 we will reassemble to drive to the restaurant, location to be
determined. The trip is weather dependant. An email will be sent during the week preceding the event to confirm. Please advise
if you plan to meet at the Park & Ride and also, if you plan to bring a bike: For more info, please contact us.
May 17, 2014 White Lake Day 10 AM - 4PM. Sponsored by "The Nature Conservancy" Enjoy
a variety of exhibitors, historical displays, nature and bird hikes. Historic Vass House across the street on Stillwater
Road. Food and beverages available for sale. Directions: From Route 80 take exit 12 (Hope/Blairstown) bear right onto
521 North towards Blairstown. Follow Route 521 to Route 94 South. Make left onto Route 94 South. Follow Route
94 South to first traffic light, make a right onto 521 North again (Stillwater Road). Follow 521 North approximately
3 miles White Lake on Right. Park as directed. For further details or questions, please contact us.
CHANGE to Sunday May 18, 2014 Pearl S. Buck House Tour and Lunch. More information
Wednesday Mary 28, 2014 Mansions in May, 11AM.Blairsden
Country Home in Peapack/Gladstone, New Jersey Proceeds to benefit "Morristown
Medical Center" 62,000 Square Foot Mansion~Louis XIV Chateau Mansion constructed between 1897 & 1903. Estate
will be transformed by 50 plus interior and landscape designers. Cost: $40.00 per person, ($50.00 per person after May
1, 2014). For more info, please contact us. Deadline for payment, April 23, 2014 Offsite
parking shuttle to mansion. Details to follow for parking location.
2-5 2014 Niagara Falls and More. This trip is a joint effort between OSF and Long's
Travel. We anticipate the bus will fill up quickly. This is a first come, first serve so if you are interested, please
send your information and deposit to me by April 1st. Experience the
thrill of Niagara Falls on this scenic tour. Board a new ship for a thrilling ride to the base of the thundering falls. See
the Whirlpool Rapids, Floral Clock and visit the Botanical Gardens and Butterfly Conservatory. We will also go
to a local winery, tour a chocolate factory and take a journey to Lockport NY, where we will take a cruise on the
Erie Canal while experiencing the raising and lowering on the locks. Our accommodations in Niagara will
be on Clifton Hill, just a walk away from the falls and the casino. Price Includes: Round-trip Coach Transportation,
services of a professional tour director, 3 night accommodations, 3 continental breakfasts, 2 dinners, gratuities for wait
staff and driver and handling of baggage and taxes.
Cost -- single $624 double $499 triple $479
completed application and a deposit of $50.00 per person should be mailed to Roe by April 1, 2014.You may purchase optional
travel insurance at $49.00 for a double or triple room and $59.00 for a single room. Please include this
amount along with your deposit. For more info, please contact us. Final payment is due by July 14, 2014.
YOU WILL NEED A PASSPORT FOR THIS TRIP.
2014 Coming to New Jersey How Sports Shaped America.
Sponsored by "Smithsonian Institution
Museum on Main Street Exhibit" Will be held at the Morris Museum in Morristown NJ. More info to follow