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Monthly Photo Contest

Monthly Photo Contest

The arboretum is seeking photographers of all ages to participate in our monthly, seasonal pictures photo contest.

Click here for rules and submission information.

Vote in the November Photo Contest on Facebook

The EJC Arboretum, chosen #5 in
"25 Best Things to Do In Virginia!"
by Dream Vacation Magazine

Click to read the article online.

Photo by Warren Faught of the EJC Arboretum at JMU

Upcoming Events

Moonlight Holiday Carriage Rides

Friday, December 9, and Saturday, December 10, 2016, 5:00—8:00 pm, in the Frances Plecker Education Center. See event information for prices and details.
Celebrate the Holidays with a truly unforgettable experience - a horse-drawn carriage ride offered one wintery evening each year. For about the cost of taking the family out to a movie, you can create a lifetime memory. More information.

Festive Greens Workshop

Wednesday, December 7, 2016, Noon to 1:00 p.m. in the Frances Plecker Ed Center $35 Workshop Fee.
This workshop project is a set of four holiday dining room chair decorations. Additional decorations available for $10/pair. More information.

For a complete list of EJC Arboretum programs and events, browse our Annual Calendar of Events.