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Of Milkweed and Monarchs
August 17, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm$3 – $12
MORRISTOWN, NJ – Discover what steps Morris County Historical Society is taking to attract Eastern Monarch butterflies to the small meadow in Acorn Hall’s historic woodlot on Monday, Aug. 17, at 11 a.m.
The woodlot, destroyed by Superstorm Sandy, is in the process of ongoing restoration to encourage the return of native plants, animals, and insects to the area. This program is intended for adults; wear sturdy shoes for a brief walk to the woodlot’s common area.
MCHS is located at Acorn Hall, 68 Lafayette Ave., Morristown, and is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sundays, 1 to 4 p.m. Admission, which includes the exhibits and grounds, is $6 for adults, $5 for seniors, $3 for students, and is free for children under 12 and MCHS members. For more information, call MCHS at (973) 267-3465 or visit the MCHS website: MorrisCountyHistory.org.
Founded in 1945, MCHS is a member-supported 501 (c)3 organization whose mission is to preserve and promote the history of Morris County.