WFA2 5K Run – September 21st 2014 at 3pm

runningOn September 21st 2014, Wagner Farm Arboretum and Wells Fargo Advisors will team up for the first annual WFA2 5K run. The event will take a circular route starting and finishing at the Arboretum, which is located on Mountain Avenue in Warren. Timing and registration for the event will be carried out by www.bestrace.com. The cost to participate is $25 in advance and $30 on the day. The event is being fully sponsored by Wells Fargo Advisors and all proceeds will being donated to Wagner Farm Arboretum.

To register for the race please use the following link:


Click here to view the 5K flyer


Farmers’ Market is open for the season !

Thursdays from 3 PM to 7 PM, June 5 thru October 9, 2014

Farmers’ Market at Wagner Farm Arboretum, located at 197 Mountain Ave. in Warren, Stop in on Thursdays for a variety of locally grown fruits and vegetables, all natural meats, artisan breads, pasta and sauces, Italian specialties including gluten free, award winning local wines, baked goods, nuts, pickles, salsas, local honey, natural skin care products and much more!

Welcome to the Farmer’s Market: Franks Pickled Peppers, providing artisanal all-natural gluten free and vegan friendly salsas, relishes, chutneys and pickled vegetables made in Jersey from Jersey fresh. Read more on www.facebook.com/FranksPickledPeppers

For information about the Farmers’ Market, please call 908-350-7383. Click here to sign up for volunteering to staff the Arboretum Table at the Farmers’ Market.

Art Classes at the Arboretum


Before the Storm -Pastel Painting by Lisa Young. Art Instructor at Wagner Farm.

Before the Storm – Pastel Painting by Lisa Young. Art Instructor at Wagner Farm.

Come and relax in the tranquility of the Arboretum by taking one of our art classes. Programs are available for adults and children. Instruction is given in the following mediums:
Graphite pencil, charcoal, soft pastels, oil pastels, acrylic, gouache and clay.

For full details of the classes available for fall 2014, please see the following flyer.

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Gardening at Wagner Farm? Looking for a service project?

Giving Garden Project:

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The Giving Gardener’s Project extends the gift of food to area Food Banks and Soup Kitchens by growing produce at the Wagner Farm Arboretum Garden.

The project continues to seek volunteers for the 2014 season. Veggies are being harvested each day. Please come help fill the boxes or deliver our produce to nearby food banks! Email [email protected] for more information.

Or, come do light weeding or take care of some plants at your schedule. This is a great way to earn service hours! Read the Giving Gardeners Project webpage. Contact [email protected] or 908-350-7383.

Children’s Garden

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Roll up your sleeves in the Children’s Garden to garden and enjoy a Tea Social every other Friday morning (9 am to 11 am) now until September. The Children’s Garden is a wonderful place for families to come and experience nature together and learn a little about gardening as well.

We’re looking for volunteers to spend 2 hours to help beautify the garden (click here for ivolunteer).

Read more about the Children’s Garden and the Tea Social.


Your Membership to the Arboretum can be renewed on-line! Click here for the on-line form or go to the Membership page.

 Wagner Farm Arboretum is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization
supporting a natural suburban learning center