RRA Meadowlands Sunset Kayak Tour with Kayak East
Temporary Hours: Open to the public 7 days a week from 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Please practice social distancing
ART in the Garden™
ART in the Garden™ Pre-Auction Sale!
Summer is slipping away, and what better way to spend a summer night than outdoors at the Arboretum with your friends!
More than Margaritas 
Nothing tastes more refreshing than a margarita on a hot summer night! Gather 25 of your closest friends for a tequila and margarita tasting under the stars at Reeves-Reed Arboretum.
Private Family Campout
Share a night under the stars with family and friends during a private campout at the Arboretum. This exclusive offer is for up to 20 people who will have the grounds of the Arboretum all to themselves.
Movie Night at the Arboretum
The Arboretum's take on a drive-in theater. Enjoy an outdoor screening for 40 people of a family-friendly flick on a giant screen!
These items will only be available for purchase until July 31, so don’t delay!
Education Programs
Please click on the titles for more information and to register.
(for ages 4 to 8)

This week's theme is "Life in the Sea." Summertime is a wonderful opportunity to study the ocean. No trip to the beach planned? Sign up for this fun camp and learn about what lives in the ocean, how it affects our daily lives, and other fun facts.

Participants must register by Wednesday, July 22. Materials will be available for pick up outside the Stackhouse Education Center on Friday, July 24 between 1-3 pm.

Click here to view all our Camp in a Box offerings.
Thursday, July 23, 7:30 - 8:30 pm
(for adults)

Thursday, July 30, 7:30 - 8:30 pm
(for families with children ages 6 and up)

This small, guided group tour is a great way to experience the beauty, diversity and horticultural significance of Reeves-Reed Arboretum at sunset, a time when most visitors are not on the grounds. Space is limited and registration is required.

Click here for a complete list of Horticulture and History tour dates.
(for ages 4 to 8)

This week's theme is "Animal Olympics." This summer, we're celebrating the amazing athletes of the animal kingdom! Discover which creatures are faster or stronger than the rest and explore the extraordinary adaptations that have helped them become world record holders. Come join our "Parade of Nations" and let the games begin!

Participants must register by Wednesday, July 29. Materials will be available for pick up outside the Stackhouse Education Center on Friday, July 31 between 1-3 pm.

Click here to view all our Camp in a Box offerings.
Monday, August 3, 8:00 pm
(for adults)

Start your week off right with a relaxing walk in the woods under the moonlight. On our easy stroll through the woodland trails, we will take in the beauty and peace of the Arboretum at night. This program is for adults only. Due to limited space, registration is required. 
Other News

We are in the home stretch! Just a few thousand dollars left to go to reach our goal. Every donation, no matter the size, makes a difference. 
Saturdays, 9:30 - 11:30 am

Join our horticulture staff working outdoors to maintain and enhance the beauty of our gardens and grounds. We will supply gloves as well as all other tools and materials. Volunteers will meet at the barn in our parking lot. For volunteers ages 14+ (students ages 12-13 must be accompanied by an adult). Please click here for more information and to register.

Be sure to check out this week’s new menu at davidellisevents.com. And don’t forget to mention you are a friend of Reeves-Reed Arboretum when ordering.
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Reeves-Reed Arboretum
165 Hobart Ave
Summit, NJ 07901
(908) 273-8787
Programs and events at RRA are made possible, in part, by support from:
Novartis; Lois Schneider Realtor; Bartlett Tree Experts; Hall's Garden Center & Florist; Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation; E.J. Grassmann Trust; Mary Reinhart Stackhouse Foundation; The Summit Foundation; Hyde & Watson Foundation; Union Foundation; Kessler Foundation; Garden Clubs of America; Summit Garden Club; Junior League of Summit; Villani Bus Company; NJ Historic Trust; Stanley Smith Horticultural Trust; DEP/Green Acres Grant Program; and the NJ Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State, through a grant administered by the Union County Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs, Department of Parks & Community Renewal.

Special thanks to our media sponsors including TapInto, Summit Living, and Renna Media.

Signature membership activities for 2020 are underwritten with generous support from Investors Bank.