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Help keep Morven beautiful & learn Horticulture!

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Morven Museum & Garden

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 9 people are interested
Morven Museum & Garden

Morven's Horticulturists are offering an opportunity for volunteers, to earn and assist with

  • Garden maintenance
  • Landscape improvement
  • Planting redesigned historically-themed gardens.
In addition, learn and assist with
  • Organic vegetable cultivation in Morven's historic kitchen garden for donation to those in our community who are food insecure.
  • Enhancement of pollinator and butterfly habitat on Morven's grounds will also be covered.
Volunteer work will be supervised in small groups, outside, and on weekday mornings between 8:00 a.m. and noon, and may be on a selected weekday or days.

Ability to lift 30 lbs+, work in sun and summer heat, wield shovels and wheelbarrows is a plus.

Volunteers will also learn about the history of Morven Museum & Garden through tours and meetings with staff. Garden Volunteer Tour Leader opportunities are also available!

All social distancing and health department protocols will be maintained as required by state and local laws. Please email for details

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About Morven Museum & Garden

Location:

55 STOCKTON ST, PRINCETON, NJ 08540, US

Mission Statement

A National Historic Landmark, Morven is situated on five pristine acres in the heart of Princeton, New Jersey. The home of Richard Stockton, a signer of the Declaration of Independence and former New Jersey Governor’s Mansion, Morven showcases the rich cultural heritage of the Garden State through regular exhibitions, educational programs and special events. Our Belief is that history is an anchor to the past and a beacon to the future. Preserving and examining the past is vital for educating good citizens who will build a greater society. Our Vision is that one day all citizens will know and understand America’s history and pursue civic duty actively and responsibly. Our Mission is to preserve and celebrate Morven’s legacy by sharing its authentic stories.

Description

A National Historic Landmark, Morven is situated on five pristine acres in the heart of Princeton, New Jersey. The home of Richard Stockton, a signer of the Declaration of Independence and former New Jersey Governor’s Mansion, Morven showcases the rich cultural heritage of the Garden State through regular exhibitions, educational programs and special events.

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

55 Stockton StreetPrinceton, NJ 08540

(40.34789,-74.66718)
 

SKILLS

  • Landscaping
  • Gardening
  • Horticulture

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 17
  • Orientation or Training
  • Volunteer work will be supervised in small groups, outside, and on weekday mornings between 8:00 a.m. and noon, and may be on a selected weekday or days.
  • Ability to lift 30 lbs+, work in sun and summer heat, wield shovels and wheelbarrows is a plus

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