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Tales on the Trails – Chipmunks and Squirrels

Wednesdays, 1:00 PM - 1:45PM Discover the wonders of the outdoor world with your little one.  This program begins in the gardens of Van Vleck with a story, then continues with a walk and concludes with a simple craft or activity.  A parent or caregiver must accompany each child.  Programs will be held outdoors, weather […]

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Santa at Van Vleck 2023

Van Vleck House & Gardens 21 Van Vleck Street, Montclair

UPDATE: The event is sold out. If you would like to be added to the waitlist, please contact MichelleW@montclairfoundation.org. You better be on his nice list!  The real Santa is returning to Van Vleck for holiday photos and fun activities in our House & Gardens. Photos will be taken by New Moon Photography and there […]

Santa at Van Vleck 2023

Van Vleck House & Gardens 21 Van Vleck Street, Montclair

UPDATE: This Date is full - please contact michellew@montclairfoundation to be placed on the waiting list. Thank you You better be on his nice list!  The real Santa is returning to Van Vleck for holiday photos and fun activities in our House & Gardens. Photos will be taken by New Moon Photography and there will […]

Santa at Van Vleck 2023

Van Vleck House & Gardens 21 Van Vleck Street, Montclair

UPDATE: This Date is full - please contact michellew@montclairfoundation to be placed on the waiting list. Thank you You better be on his nice list!  The real Santa is returning to Van Vleck for holiday photos and fun activities in our House & Gardens. Photos will be taken by New Moon Photography and there will […]

Outdoor Adventures – Getting Ready for Winter

Van Vleck House & Gardens 21 Van Vleck Street, Montclair

Outdoor Adventures  Saturdays 10:00 am - 12:00 pm October 28th - Beneficial Bats November 11th - Falling Leaves December 9th - Getting Ready for Winter Join us in the gardens as you and your family explore and learn about the outdoor world through crafts, scavenger hunts, activity sheets and displays. Each program will focus on […]

Tales on the Trails -Feathered Friends of Winter

Van Vleck House & Gardens 21 Van Vleck Street, Montclair

PLEASE NOTE: DATE CHANGE! Feathered friends of Winter Wednesday, Dec 20th, 1:00 PM - 1:45PM Join us to learn about our Feathered Friends of Winter! Come listen to a story about winter birds, create a simple craft, and take a walk around the gardens as we try to spot our bird friends who stay in New […]

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Tiny Gallery at Van Vleck – Artist Sophie Bugat

Van Vleck House & Gardens 21 Van Vleck Street, Montclair

Tiny Gallery Show in our Visitors' Center - open daily December 5th through January 19th Meet the fantastical creatures of Jewish mythology through the eye of our December Tiny Gallery artist, Sophie Bugat. Sophie's "All in the Family" collection offers an exquisite field guide to the mysterious and spectacular creatures of Jewish mythology. Discover Theli, […]

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Outdoor Adventures – Animal Tracks & Signs

Van Vleck House & Gardens 21 Van Vleck Street, Montclair

Saturday, January 27th, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Footprints in the snow, a nest resting on a tree branch, and a feather found on a hiking trail are all signs that an animal may be nearby. Join us for our Outdoor Adventures program to learn about animal signs, what to look for and what it tells […]

Camouflage Critters – Live Animal Program – both sessions sold out!

Van Vleck House & Gardens 21 Van Vleck Street, Montclair

Camouflage Critters - Live Animal Program - UPDATE: Please contact MichelleW@montclairfoundation.org to be added to the waitlist. February 4th,. The 2:30PM -3:30 PM and 3:45PM - 4:45PM sessions are now full. How do animals hide themselves in the wild? Why would animals need to disguise themselves? Meet and greet some fascinating creatures from Eyes of […]

Tales on the Trails – Groundhogs

Van Vleck House & Gardens 21 Van Vleck Street, Montclair

Tales on the Trails - Groundhogs Wednesday, February 7th, 1-1:45 PM Age: Preschool 3-5 year olds Discover the wonders of the outdoor world with your little one.  This program begins in the gardens of Van Vleck with a story, then continues with a walk, and concludes with a simple craft or activity.  All programs focus […]

Outdoor Adventures – Great Backyard Bird Count

Van Vleck House & Gardens 21 Van Vleck Street, Montclair

Outdoor Adventures - Great Backyard Bird Count Saturday, February 17th, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm The Great Backyard Bird Count is a global event that takes place from Friday, February 16 through Monday, February 19 (https://www.birdcount.org). Each year, volunteers tally the birds they see in backyards, parks, and natural areas. Stop by Van Vleck House […]

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Tiny Gallery at Van Vleck – Yana Rodin

Van Vleck House & Gardens 21 Van Vleck Street, Montclair

The February artist in our Visitor's Center Tiny Gallery is Yana Rodin Yana Rodin is a former Montclairian now based in Seattle. Her work investigates a personal connection to the world: how she is both a part of it and an observer at the same time. She likes to shift the interpretation of her art […]

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