Pre-School Programs

Educational Pre-School Programs

Growing in the Garden

A year-round hands-on art program for 3 to 5 year olds and their caregivers, this program includes a story, a visit to MHHM’s gardens, and an art project. During inclement weather and winter months the program meets in the museum.

Programs do not meet in January.

Preschool Growing in the Garden Dates

Tues, May 1                              Mints in May

Tues, May 15                           An Earthworm’s Life

Tues, June 5                            Problems with Plastic

Tues, June 19                          Ladybugs to the Rescue

Tues, July 3                             Celebrate “Eat Your Beans Day”

Tues, July 17                           Watering Cans, Buckets, and Hoses Oh My!

Tues, August 7                        Kick off National Night Out

Tues, August 21                      Color Your World-National Crayon Collection


Two afternoon sessions available: 1:15 -2:00 or 3:45-4:30

Pre-registration required: (973) 538-2404, ext.16 or

$8 per pair (adult and child) for members. $12 per pair for non-members. Sibling discount available.


Lunch with the Librarian

Lunch with the Librarian returns Wednesdays in July and August at 12:00pm. FREE. Pre-school children and their caregivers are encouraged to bring lunch and enjoy stories under the Museum’s magnificent beech tree. Please enter the garden through the side gate. In the event of inclement weather, the program will be held in the MHHM’s Center Hall. In partnership with the Morristown & Morris Township Library. No program July 4th.