Herbfest 2008

September 21, 2008, 1:00 - 4:00 PM

Smell, taste and admire the vast variety of herbs that flourish in the Durand-Hedden House Herb Garden, a special project of the Maplewood Garden Club for nearly 30 years. Come see exciting new changes in the plantings and beds. Make your own potpourri to take home, try herbal teas and snacks, get advice from Maplewood’s own handy horticulturalists on how to grow your own herb plants or just enjoy a strolling the garden and grounds.

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Next Event

October 17, 2021, 1:00 PM

The Forgotten Victory: The Battle of Springfield of 1780

Come to the Durand-Hedden House on Sunday, Oct. 17 to learn about the critical Revolutionary War battle of 1780 that was fought just down the road from here, in Vauxhall, the Short Hills, Springfield and Connecticut Farms (Union).

Historian John Kieser will bring to life this often-overlooked conflict, in which the New Jersey militia held off the British and prevented them from getting to Washington’s troops in Morristown.

House and Country Store open 1:00 to 4:00 pm

Presentation at 2:00 pm

Proof of vaccination and masks required.

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