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Classes to be held at the James and Ann Whitall House

(National Park, NJ)--Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger and Freeholder Frank J. DiMarco announced that the Gloucester County Certified Gardeners and the Whitall House Volunteers offer a variety of classes on gardening and early American crafts.

Director Damminger said, "This is a great opportunity to experience County history while learning a new craft."

DiMarco, Liaison to the Office of Land Preservation, added, “The classes are a great learning experience for all ages.”

The classes are held once a month on Saturday mornings from 10 am-12 noon at the James and Ann Whitall House located at the Red Bank Battlefield, 100 Hessian Avenue, National Park, NJ.  There is a small fee for each class to cover the cost of materials and supplies.

Classes will continue monthly through June, 2016.
See schedule below: 

November 21-Fresh Evergreen Wreath
December 19- Holiday Centerpiece
January 23-Basic Cross Stitch
February 20- Candle Making
March 19-Vegetable Gardening
April 16- Windowsill Herb Garden
May 21- Sewn Bead Bracelet
June 18-Dyeing with Natural Materials

For more information or to request a brochure please call 856-307-6456 or email