Whittemore stimulates awareness, appreciation and understanding of the total environment- natural, altered, human, and historic - among people of all ages, to develop a sense of responsibility for the care and wise use of our natural resources.


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Welcome to Whittemore!


From art shows, to a new sculpture garden, guided walks to painting classes to community gardens to wellness classes to garden concerts and more, there’s something for everyone at Whittemore!  Lots of exciting things are happening here, so please click through our website to explore!


The Whittemore trails are open daily to the public from dawn to dusk.  Please respect nature and take all trash and dog waste back out with you.

There may be no WiFi in our woods, but Whittemore promises a better connection.

Tracy R. from Califon


Now @ Whittemore

Mark Your Calendars!
Art Show

No Filter: A Day At Whittemore

artists:  Val Sivilli & Kathleen Thompson

Exhibiting at Whittemore House

Art Show & Reception

September 18th, 6-8:00pm​

Email us at Admin@WhittemoreCCC.org

for an appointment.

Sculpture Garden

Coming this Fall 2 new Sculpture unveilings!

 "Skyhook" by Jeff Mase

Located in Pumpkin Field

"ORACLE" - by David Horowitz

Located by Whittemore Pond at Whittemore House

"No Body - Knows" - A Collaborative Work

by David Horowitz & George Contrino

Visit Whittemore and see this new addition at the corner of Whittemore Way & Pinecone Passage.

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Gardens & Trails
Dawn Pogosaew - Land Steward Property Coordinator
Emily McCollum - Steward of the Gardens


every Saturday from 8-12pm

come for as long as you can.

Questions -  please contact us at
(for students looking to earn community hours,
we have many wonderful opportunities)


Tuesdays at 11am

with Yifat Yaron of Glow

For all Levels.


Wednesdays at 10am

with Carl Klemme of PS. 108 & Glow



Yoga is BACK!

Thursdays at 10am

with Roberta Brassard & Judi Piccolo-Torsky of Califon Yoga Studio

Saturdays at 11am

with Carl Klemme of PS. 108 & Glow


for all Classes.

Garden Concerts Series

Jasmine Bloc-Krempels, our Music Director and with the support of Friends of Whittemore,

Presents 4 Concerts in our Fall Series:

Debuting in the Gardens,

Saturdays at 2:00pm (new date & time)

Laura Giannini, Classical Violin

Saturday, September 11th, 2:00pm

Kyle Hill Trio

Private Concert for 5-year Anniversary Dinner

Thursday, September 23rd

Sunken City Sax Quartet

Saturday, October 2nd, 2:00pm

ALBO (A Little Bit Off)

Saturday, October 16th, 2:00pm


Geocaching Trail:
OPEN everyday
Dusk to Dawn
(Trail Maps can be found online)
Welcome Center

Hours of Operation:

The Welcome Center is closed except during 

events & programs. Check our Upcoming Events page for dates we are open!

Please call or email us with any questions.

Sign-up for our Newsletter to stay tuned!

Trails are OPEN every day

From Dawn 'til Dusk

Wear a Mask & Practice Social Distancing


Upcoming Events

  • Tuesday PILATES in Pumpkin Field
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Oct 19
    Whittemore - Community, Culture & Conser
    Oct 19, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
    Whittemore - Community, Culture & Conser, 7, Rockaway Rd, Oldwick, NJ 08833
    Join Yifat Yaron of Glow at 11am.
  • FINAL Fall Garden Concert - ALBO (A Little Bit Off)
    Sat, Oct 16
    Whittemore - Community, Culture & Conser
    Oct 16, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
    Whittemore - Community, Culture & Conser, 7, Rockaway Rd, Lebanon, NJ 08833, USA
    A Little Bit Off – or ALBO as they are known to their fans – is an American Roots Music quartet proud to return to the Gardens of Whittemore. Saturday at 2:pm
  • “Ducks and Drakes” The Past Time of Skipping Stones - Family Programming
    Oct 16, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Whittemore House, 7, Rockaway Rd, Oldwick, NJ 08833, USA
    Join Carl Klemme - Teacher & Parent, of PS. 108 & GLOW, as we learn the meditative practice of skipping stones, and having fun!
  • Saturday QiGong & Tai Chi Class at Whittemore
    Sat, Oct 16
    Whittemore - Community, Culture & Conser
    Oct 16, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
    Whittemore - Community, Culture & Conser, 7, Rockaway Rd, Oldwick, NJ 08833
    Tai Chi & QiGong Class is outdoors - join us weekly