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2014 Calendar of Events

December 13, 2014 - 10AM – 4PM

General Store Open House - The perfect opportunity to shop for that last minute gift before our store closes for the season.

December 21, 2014 - 10AM – 4PM

General Store closes for the season at 4PM

December 27, 2014 – 4:30PM

Whitesbog’s Holiday Party - Members only, reservations requested.  Celebrate the season and tour the Village homes.

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2015 Calendar of Events

Most events begin and end at the Whitesbog General Store, with convenient parking and handicapped-accessible restroom facilities. Program participants are encouraged to make reservations and obtain directions before your visit. Call (609) 893-4646 or email Whitesbog with questions.

The Whitesbog General Store is Closed for the month of January.     The building will only be open for scheduled events, with sales resuming the 1st weekend in February 2015.

January 3, 2015 – 10 AM to 3 PM

WPT Volunteer Workday  – Have fun with friends, working in the gardens, repairing trails, restocking the General Store and working around the Village.  Lunch provided. FREE.

January 3, 2015 – 1PM 

Whitesbog Village Tour - Stroll the Historic Village, learn about Whitesbog’s role in history and visit Suningive, Elizabeth White’s historic home, the worker’s cottages and other buildings that speak of Whitesbog’s heritage. $5.-donation/person.

January 3, 2015 – 7PM

Moonlight Walk – Listen to the night sounds of the Pines, learn about Whitesbog and experience the seasonal changes of the Pinelands.  All walks are 3-5 miles in length, weather permitting and led by experienced leaders.

A $5. – per person donation, reservations requested 609-893-4646.

January 19, 2015 – 10AM

MLK Day of Service- Village clean-up, 609-893-4646 – weather permitting.

January 31, 2015 – 7PM

Moonlight Walk -Listen to the night sounds of the Pines, learn all about Whitesbog and experience the seasonal changes of the Pinelands. All walks are  3- 5 miles in length, weather permitting and led by experienced guides.

A $5 donation per person and reservations are requested 609-893-4646.

February 7, 2015 – 10AM to 4PM

General Store Re-Opens - The store is open Saturdays and Sundays from 10 AM to 4 PM and by special request.

February 7, 2015 – 10AM to 3PM

WPT Volunteer Workday  – Have fun with friends, working in the gardens, repairing trails, restocking the General Store and working around the Village.  Lunch provided. FREE.

February 7, 2015 – 1PM

Whitesbog Village Tour - Stroll the Historic Village, learn about Whitesbog’s role in history and visit Suningive, Elizabeth White’s historic home, the worker’s cottages and other buildings that speak of Whitesbog’s heritage. $5.-donation/person.

February 21, 2015 – 1PM

Whitesbog Village Tour - Stroll the Historic Village, learn about Whitesbog’s role in history and visit Suningive, Elizabeth White’s historic home, the worker’s cottages and other buildings that speak of Whitesbog’s heritage. $5.-donation/person.

March 7, 2015 – 10AM to 3PM

WPT Volunteer Workday  – Have fun with friends, working in the gardens, repairing trails, restocking the General Store and working around the Village.  Lunch provided.

March 7, 2015 – 7PM

Whitesbog Village Tour - Stroll the Historic Village, learn about Whitesbog’s role in history and visit Suningive, Elizabeth White’s historic home, the worker’s cottages and other buildings that speak of Whitesbog’s heritage.

March 7, 2015 – 7PM

Moonlight Walk  – Listen to the night sounds of the Pines, learn about Whitesbog and experience the seasonal changes of the Pinelands.  All walks are 3-5 miles in length, weather permitting and led by experienced leaders. $5 – per person donation, reservation requested. 609-893-4646

March 8, 2015 – 11AM to 4PM

The 10th annual Lines on the Pines will be held at Frog Rock Golf & Country Club, Hammonton, NJ. This is a fun, free event and open to the general public. The Lines on the Pines event provides a networking and social environment for local authors and artists as well as historical and environmental groups of the New Jersey Pine Barrens to showcase their talents, sell their products and share information. The primary purpose is to educate the public and create a general awareness and appreciation of this vast area. Join us and visit the Whitesbog exhibit. FREE

March 23, 2015 – 1PM – 3PM

Living History Tour –  Learn about Whitesbog’s founder and legendary  cranberry grower, J.J. White, his daughter and blueberry innovator, Elizabeth C. White, and other residents of Whitesbog from scientists to berry pickers.  Docents in period dress will guide you through the Village’s fascinating buildings - Reservations required, 609-893-4646. $10 donation per person.

April 4, 2015 – 10AM to 3PM

WPT Volunteer Workday  – Have fun with friends, working in the gardens, repairing trails, restocking the General Store and working around the Village.  Lunch provided.

April 4, 2015 – 1PM

Whitesbog Village Tour – Stroll the Historic Village, learn about Whitesbog’s role in history and visit Suningive, Elizabeth White’s historic home, the worker’s cottages and other buildings that speak of Whitesbog’s heritage.

April 4, 2015 – 7PM

Moonlight Walk -Listen to the night sounds of the Pines, learn all about Whitesbog and experience the seasonal changes of the Pinelands. All walks are 3- 5 miles in length, weather permitting and led by experienced leaders. $5 donation/person, reservations requested.

April 18, 2015 – 1PM

Whitesbog Village Tour - Stroll the Historic Village, learn about Whitesbog’s role in history and visit Suningive, Elizabeth White’s historic home, the worker’s cottages and other buildings that speak of Whitesbog’s heritage.

April 26, 2015 – 12PM

Semi-Annual Membership Meeting  

May 2, 2015 – 10AM to 3PM

WPT Volunteer Workday  – Have fun with friends, working in the gardens, repairing trails, restocking the General Store and working around the Village.  Lunch provided.

May 2, 2015 – 1PM

Whitesbog Village Tour – Stroll the Historic Village, learn about Whitesbog’s role in history and visit Suningive, Elizabeth White’s historic home, the worker’s cottages and other buildings that speak of Whitesbog’s heritage.

May 2, 2015 – 7PM

Moonlight Walk -Listen to the night sounds of the Pines, learn all about Whitesbog and experience the seasonal changes of the Pinelands. All walks are 3- 5 miles in length, weather permitting and led by experienced guides. $5 donation/person, reservations requested.

May 9, 2015

New Jersey State History Fair - See Whitesbog at this year’s event at Washington’s Crossing State Park.   FREE

May 16, 2015 – 1PM

Whitesbog Village Tour - Stroll the Historic Village, learn about Whitesbog’s role in history and visit Suningive, Elizabeth White’s historic home, the worker’s cottages and other buildings that speak of Whitesbog’s heritage.

May 24, 2015 – 1PM – 3PM

Living History Tour – Experience a life in the1920’s and tour the Village museums with historical interpreters. $15 donation – Reservations required.

June 6, 2015 – 10AM to 3PM

WPT Volunteer Workday  – Have fun with friends, working in the gardens, repairing trails, restocking the General Store and working around the Village.  Lunch provided.

June 6, 2015 – 1PM

Whitesbog Village Tour - Stroll the Historic Village, learn about Whitesbog’s role in history and visit Suningive, Elizabeth White’s historic home, the worker’s cottages and other buildings that speak of Whitesbog’s heritage.

June 6, 2015 – 7PM

Moonlight Walk -Listen to the night sounds of the Pines, learn all about Whitesbog and experience the seasonal changes of the Pinelands. All walks are 3- 5 miles in length, weather permitting and led by experienced guides. $5 donation/person, reservations requested.

June 27, 2014 – 10AM – 4PM

32nd Annual Whitesbog Blueberry Festival – save the date to celebrate all things blueberry at this old-fashioned festival.  Enjoy blueberry picking, live country music, lots of children’s activities, handmade crafts, fine artists, exhibits, baked goods, wagon rides, educational tours and lectures, and lots of family fun.  $10 per carload 

July 11, 2015 – 10AM – 3PM

WPT Volunteer Workday  – Have fun with friends, working in the gardens, repairing trails, restocking the General Store and working around the Village.  Lunch provided.

July 11, 2015 – 1PM

Whitesbog Village Tour – Stroll the Historic Village, learn about Whitesbog’s role in history and visit Suningive, Elizabeth White’s historic home, the worker’s cottages and other buildings that speak of Whitesbog’s heritage.

July 11, 2015 – 7PM

Moonlight Walk -Listen to the night sounds of the Pines, learn all about Whitesbog and experience the seasonal changes of the Pinelands. All walks are 3- 5 miles in length, weather permitting and led by experienced guides. $5 donation/person, reservations requested.

DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED – July ??, 2015 - 7PM-11PM

National Moth WeekThere are thousands of moth species, as beautiful as their colorful butterfly cousins- and just as important to the ecosystem.  Join the count – Free

July 26, 2015 – 1PM – 3PM

Living History Tours – Learn about Whitesbog’s founder and legendary  cranberry grower, J.J. White, his daughter and blueberry innovator, Elizabeth C. White, and other residents of Whitesbog from scientists to berry pickers.  Docents in period dress will guide you through the Village’s fascinating buildings - Reservations required. $10 donation/person.

August 1, 2015 – 10AM – 3PM

WPT Volunteer Workday  – Have fun with friends, working in the gardens, repairing trails, restocking the General Store and working around the Village.  Lunch provided.

August 1, 2015 – 1PM

Whitesbog Village TourStroll the Historic Village, learn about Whitesbog’s role in history and visit Suningive, Elizabeth White’s historic home, the worker’s cottages and other buildings that speak of Whitesbog’s heritage.

August 1, 2015 – 7PM

Moonlight Walk -Listen to the night sounds of the Pines, learn all about Whitesbog and experience the seasonal changes of the Pinelands. All walks are 3- 5 miles in length, weather permitting and led by experienced guides. $5 donation/person, reservations requested.

August 15, 2015 – 1PM

Whitesbog Village Tour - Stroll the Historic Village, learn about Whitesbog’s role in history and visit Suningive, Elizabeth White’s historic home, the worker’s cottages and other buildings that speak of Whitesbog’s heritage.

August 23, 2015 – 1PM – 3PM

Living History Tours – Experience life in the 1920′s and tour the Village museums with historical interpretors.  $10 donation/person - Reservations required.

August 29, 2015 – 7PM

Moonlight Walk -Listen to the night sounds of the Pines, learn all about Whitesbog and experience the seasonal changes of the Pinelands. All walks are 3- 5 miles in length, weather permitting and led by experienced guides. $5 donation/person, reservations requested.

Cranberry Industry Bus Tours –  Register Now for October Tours

View a modern wet-harvest and learn about the history and cultivation of cranberries in N.J.  Call for dates and times.   Space is very limited.  Call 888-272-6264 for dates, rates and reservations.

September 5, 2015 – 10AM – 3PM

WPT Volunteer Workday  – Have fun with friends, working in the gardens, repairing trails, restocking the General Store and working around the Village.  Lunch provided.

September 5, 2015 – 1PM

Whitesbog Village TourStroll the Historic Village, learn about Whitesbog’s role in history and visit Suningive, Elizabeth White’s historic home, the worker’s cottages and other buildings that speak of Whitesbog’s heritage.  $5 donation/person, reservations requested.

September 19, 2015 – 1PM

Whitesbog Village Tour - Stroll the Historic Village, learn about Whitesbog’s role in history and visit Suningive, Elizabeth White’s historic home, the worker’s cottages and other buildings that speak of Whitesbog’s heritage.  $5 donation/person, reservations requested

September 20, 2015 

Art in the Park at Smithville Park - Help us to kick-off the cranberry harvest by sampling our blueberry and cranberry products grown here at Whitesbog!  Be sure to bring the kids.  FREE

September 26, 2015 – 10AM – 4PM

Cranberry Harvest Kick-Off Event -Learn all about the history and cultivation of cranberries in New Jersey. For more information visit the event page.

September 26, 2015 – 7PM

Moonlight Walk -Listen to the night sounds of the Pines, learn all about Whitesbog and experience the seasonal changes of the Pinelands. All walks are 3- 5 miles in length, weather permitting and led by experienced guides. $5 donation/person, reservations requested.

October 3, 2015 – 10AM – 3PM

WPT Volunteer Workday  – Have fun with friends, working in the gardens, repairing trails, restocking the General Store and working around the Village.  Lunch provided.

October 3, 2015 – 1PM

Whitesbog Village Tour - Stroll the Historic Village, learn about Whitesbog’s role in history and visit Suningive, Elizabeth White’s historic home, the worker’s cottages and other buildings that speak of Whitesbog’s heritage. $5 donation/person, reservations requested.

October 4, 2015 – 10AM – 3PM

Celebrate Elizabeth White’s Life  & Legacy on her Birthday 

Join us to recognize Elizabeth White’s pioneering contributuions to agriculture on her birthday.  Enjoy some cake and meet Elizabeth White, played by Stephanie Schrader.  Tour the Village museums with historical interpreters.  $5.00 donation /per person.

October 24, 2015 – 7PM

Moonlight Walk -Listen to the night sounds of the Pines, learn all about Whitesbog and experience the seasonal changes of the Pinelands. All walks are 3- 5 miles in length, weather permitting and led by experienced guides. $5 donation/person, reservations requested.

October 25, 2015 – 1PM

Living History Tour – Learn about Whitesbog’s founder and legendary cranberry grower, J.J. White, his daughter and blueberry innovator, Elizabeth C. White, and other residents of Witesbog from scientists to berry picker.  Docents in period dress witll guide you through the Villages facsinating buildings.  Reservations required - $10 donation per person

November 7, 2015 – 10AM – 3PM

WPT Volunteer Workday  – Have fun with friends, working in the gardens, repairing trails, restocking the General Store and working around the Village.  Lunch provided.

November 7, 2015 – 1PM

Whitesbog Village TourStroll the Historic Village, learn about Whitesbog’s role in history and visit Suningive, Elizabeth White’s historic home, the worker’s cottages and other buildings that speak of Whitesbog’s heritage.  $5 donation/person, reservations reqested.

November 8 – 12PM

Semi-Annual WPT Meeting – Membership Meeting, Board of Trustee Elections & Volunteer Recognition

November 21, 2015 – 7PM

Moonlight Walk -Listen to the night sounds of the Pines, learn all about Whitesbog and experience the seasonal changes of the Pinelands. All walks are 3- 5 miles in length, weather permitting and led by experienced guides. $5 donation/person, reservations requested 609-893-4646.

November 29, 2015 – 10AM – 3 PM

Christmas Greens Sale - Select and make your own Holiday Greens and help us decorate the Village.  Volunteers’ lunch provided.

December 5, 2015 – 10AM – 3PM

WPT Volunteer Workday  – Have fun with friends, working in the gardens, repairing trails, restocking the General Store and working around the Village.  Lunch provided.

December 5, 2015- 1 PM

Whitesbog Village TourStroll the Historic Village, learn about Whitesbog’s role in history and visit Suningive, Elizabeth White’s historic home, the worker’s cottages and other buildings that speak of Whitesbog’s heritage.  $5 donation/person, reservations requested.

December 12, 2015- 1 PM

Whitesbog Winter Celebration - Enjoy a nature walk and candy-cane fine with Santa’s helper, holiday arts and crafts for the kids.  $5 members, $7 non-members, by reservation 609-893-4646.

December 19, 2015- 10AM – 4PM

Whitesbog General Store Open House - The perfect opportunity to shop for that last minute gift, before our store closes for the season.

December 19, 2015- 7PM

Moonlight Walk -Listen to the night sounds of the Pines, learn all about Whitesbog and experience the seasonal changes of the Pinelands. All walks are 3- 5 miles in length, weather permitting and led by experienced guides. $5 donation/person, reservations requested 609-893-4646.

December 20, 2015

The General Store closes for the season at 4PM.

December 27, 2015- 4:30PM

Whitesbog Holiday Party - Members only, reservations are requested.  Celebrate the season and tour the Village homes.