Past Events

Healing Trails Lecture and Panel Discussion

Mar 19, 2019 | 3pm-4pm
Johnson Education Center

Healing Trails: Why Being Outdoors in Nature is Good for You Tuesday, March 19, 3:00 – 4:00 pm; reception following. Healthcare professionals from Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Hamilton and > Read More

Opening Reception: Healing Trails Exhibit

Feb 15, 2019 | 5:30-7:30 pm
Johnson Education Center
Healing Trails, featuring the Princeton Photography Club and seven trails. February 4 –April 5 Opening Reception February 15, 5:30-7:30 pm RSVP at 609-924-4646 or  

Lovely as a Tree: Juried Exhibition: On view through January 25, 2019

Jan 25, 2019
Lovely as a Tree: Juried Exhibition November 19, 2018 – January 25, 2019 “I think that I shall never see, a poem lovely as a tree.” -Joyce Kilmer, American Poet, > Read More

In the Company of Trees: Talk and Book Signing

Jan 24, 2019 | 7 pm
Johnson Education Center
In the Company of Trees:  Honoring our Connection to the Sacred Power, Beauty and Wisdom of Trees RSVP to or 609-924-4646. Andrea Fereshteh found her peace and passion in > Read More

Maxine Susman Poetry Workshop

Dec 13, 2018 | 5:30-7:30 pm
Johnson Education Center
Tap into your creativity with poet and writing instructor Maxine Susman Thursday, December 13 5:30 - 7:30 pm at the Johnson Education Center RSVP to or 609-924-4646 Drawing upon sample nature > Read More

Talk and Book Signing: If These Stones Could Talk

Dec 11, 2018 | 6:30 pm
Johnson Education Center
**Please note: Doors Open at 6 pm, event begins at 6:30 Authors Elaine Buck and Beverly Mills are former board members of the Stoutsburg Cemetery Association, a cemetery purchased by > Read More

Art Reception: Lovely As a Tree Juried Exhibition

Nov 30, 2018 | 5:30-7:30 pm
Johnson Education Center
Lovely as a Tree Juried Exhibition November 19, 2018 - January 25, 2019 Opening Reception: Friday, November 30, 5:30-7:30 pm “I think that I shall never see, a poem lovely > Read More

Lecture: An Evolving World

Nov 27, 2018 | 7 pm
Johnson Education Center
Science writer Michael Lemonick will join in a conversation with Sam Guarnaccia, composer of the Emergent Universe Oratorio, to discuss our evolving world and human impact on the environment. Michael Lemonick > Read More

Delaware Dreams: Closing Reception

Nov 08, 2018 | 6:30 pm
Johnson Education Center
Delaware Dreams: Return to the River September 10 – November 9 Erica Harney, The Mountain That I Climbed to Lose You II Artists: Sara Anne Abo-Harb, Bob Barish, Erica Harney, > Read More

Wellness Loop Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Nov 08, 2018 | 3 pm
Trenton Battle Monument
You are invited to the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and “inaugural ride” of the Wellness Loop bicycle lanes in downtown Trenton! This project has been planned for years and is finally > Read More

Plein Air Poetry Workshop with Poet Lois Marie Harrod

Oct 30, 2018 | 10 am - 1 pm
St. Michaels Farm Preserve
Gather at the barn and walk through the preserve with stops to write poems. Writers, beginning and experienced, are welcome. Bring a notebook, pen or pencil and lunch. In case > Read More

2018 Masquerade Ball

Oct 27, 2018 | 6-11 pm
2018 MASQUERADE BALL Preservation Piece by Piece Saturday, October 27, 6:00 - 11:00 pm at Deer Run Farm, 189 Woosamonsa Road, Pennington NJ Parking at Pennington Market (see below for > Read More

Native Plant Sale

Oct 13, 2018 | Friday 3-6 pm, Saturday 9 am-noon
Johnson Education Center

Sale from D&R Greenway’s Native Plant Nursery

Double Brook Farm Fest

Oct 06, 2018 | 10 am - 5 pm
St. Michaels Farm Preserve
Double Brook Farm Fest  - A Day of Live Music on Preserved Land Saturday, October 6, 2018 – 10am-5pm $25 per guest online/ $35 at the door *kids under 12 > Read More

Art Reception: Delaware Dreams

Sep 14, 2018 | 5:30-7:30
Johnson Education Center
Delaware Dreams: Return to the River September 10 – November 9 Erica Harney, The Mountain That I Climbed to Lose You II Artists: Sara Anne Abo-Harb, Bob Barish, Erica Harney, > Read More

Healing in Nature Exhibit Closing Reception

Aug 28, 2018 | 2pm-3:30pm
Johnson Education Center
August 28, 2-3:30 pm at the Johnson Education Center rsvp to or 609-924-4646. D&R Greenway Land Trust is partnering with HomeFront’s ArtSpace to present Healing in Nature. This partnership showcases artwork created by homeless > Read More

Full Moon Bike Ride

Aug 26, 2018 | 7 pm
Picnic Pavilion Area of Mercer Meadows - Hopewell, NJ
Click here to register online.

Lecture and Book Signing: Sea Otter Survival Story

Aug 16, 2018 | 6:30 pm
Join environmental author and marine wildlife photographer Kim Steinhardt for an eye-opening photographic journey into the secret lives of sea otters, with an update on current litigation that reveals as > Read More

Emergent Universe Oratorio Bus Trip

Jul 28, 2018 | 5:30pm-11:30pm
Meet at the Johnson Education Center to travel with music and nature lovers to the Villanova Church where you’ll experience the Emergent Universe Oratorio.  Presented for the first time in > Read More

Stony Brook Walk With Jeff Hoagland

Jul 17, 2018 | 5:30 pm
Johnson Education Center
Explore the Stony Brook at Greenway Meadows Park In partnership with the Watershed Institute Tuesday, July 17 , (Rain date: July 18) Picnic 5:30 pm, Walk begins 6:30 pm at the Johnson Education Center > Read More

The Poetry of Nature

Jun 27, 2018 | 10:30 am - Noon
St Michaels Farm Preserve
Due to wet conditions in the Sourlands, the June 13 poetry walk is postponed and relocated. It will now take place on Wednesday, June 27 at St. Michaels Farm Preserve Join D&R Greenway for the > Read More

Hopewell Community Campout

Jun 24, 2018
St. Michaels Farm Preserve
Hopewell Borough, in partnership with D&R Greenway Land Trust, invites the public to enjoy the 2018 Hopewell Community Campout at St. Michaels Farm Preserve. Saturday, June 23 into Sunday, June > Read More

2018 Delaware River Sojourn

Jun 23, 2018
D&R Greenway and Friends for the Abbott Marshlands hosted the last day of the 2018 Delaware River Sojourn on June 23rd, 2018. A group of paddlers kayaked from Bordentown to > Read More

Art Reception: Cosmophilia

Jun 21, 2018 | 5:30pm-7:30pm
Johnson Education Center
For a limited time only, D&R Greenway Land Trust is presenting a special exhibition by award-winning environmental artist Cameron (Cami) Davis. This is a special exhibit traveling from Vermont to > Read More

Spring Native Plant Sale

Jun 02, 2018 | Friday 3-6pm, Saturday 9am-noon
Johnson Education Center

Spring sale from D&R Greenway’s Native Plant Nursery

The Poetry of Nature: Cedar Ridge Preserve

May 23, 2018 | 10:30 am - Noon
Cedar Ridge Preserve
Join us at Cedar Ridge Preserve for the second of a unique series of nature walks and poetry readings. Bring a picnic lunch. RSVP at 609-924-4646 or

Twilight Fly Fishing 101

May 10, 2018 | 6 pm
Thursday, May 10, 2018 Co-Sponsor, Orvis-Princeton Instructor: Bruce Turner, Princeton Fly Fishing Manager Registration - 5:30 pm Demonstration - 6 pm Fly fishing overview and light meal - 8 pm > Read More

Greenway Gala

May 06, 2018 | 4-6pm
Johnson Education Center
2018 Greenway Gala Sunday, May 6 4:00 – 6:00 pm 2018 Donald B. Jones Conservation Award Honoring Ted Thomas Click here to become a sponsor or buy tickets In Meredith’s > Read More

The Poetry of Nature: St. Michaels Farm Preserve

Apr 25, 2018 | 10:30 am - Noon
St. Michaels Farm Preserve

A unique series of nature walks & poetry readings

Soul of a Tree: A Woodworking Legacy

Mar 22, 2018 | 7 pm
Johnson Education Center

Mira Nakashima will talk about the Nakashima story that began with her world-renowned father, George Nakashima. $10 per person.

Soul of a Tree: Art Reception

Mar 16, 2018 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Johnson Education Center
'Soul of a Tree' Showcases Art Made in the Spirit of the Forest and highlights the healing power and inspiration of the woods. Artists include Tasha O'Neill, John Napoli, Michael Pascucci > Read More

Water Water Everywhere

Feb 22, 2018 | 7pm
Johnson Education Center

Native Plant Society of New Jersey President John Black to discuss
rain gardens, ponds and everything in between.

Land Stewardship of the Mache-Chindul Mountains in Western Ecuador

Jan 25, 2018 | 7 pm
Johnson Education Center
Lecture by John L. Clark, Ph.D., Aldo Leopold Distinguished Teaching Chair, Environmental Science & Ethics, The Lawrenceville School Dr. Clark will lead participants on an exciting journey, sharing his experiences in Ecuador > Read More

Living Parks

Dec 07, 2017 | 7 pm
Johnson Education Center
What Makes a Park a Vibrant Space? Former Central Park Conservancy Leader Tim Marshall to Discuss ‘Living Parks’ at D&R Greenway Land Trust Come learn what New York's Central Park, > Read More

Masquerade Ball

Oct 28, 2017 | 6:30 pm -11 pm
166 Hopewell Rocky Hill Road, Hopewell, NJ

Get Down to Earth for Preservation at D&R Greenway’s Masquerade Ball

Second Weekend Walk – Grassland Birds, Fall Migration

Oct 08, 2017 | 10am-12pm
Cider Mill Preserve, East Amwell Township
Walk D&R Greenway's Cider Mill Preserve to observe grassland birds during their fall migration. Leader: Juanita Hummel, Washington Crossing Audubon Society Trustee and Diana Raichel, D&R Greenway Conservation Biologist. Space > Read More

Opening Reception: Same Moon Art Exhibit

Sep 29, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Johnson Education Center

Visit the Johnson Education Center for “Same Moon” Art Reception. The exhibit is on view through November 10.

Where The Animals Go

Sep 22, 2017 | 7 - 9 pm, doors open at 6:30.
Johnson Education Center

Join us for a discussion by authors James Cheshire and Oliver Uberti of
“Where the Animals Go: Tracking Wildlife with Technology in 50 Maps and Graphics”

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30th Anniversary Greenway Gala

Johnson Education Center

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