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Basking Ridge Historic Oak Tree Events Calendar

The Historical Society of the Somerset Hills joined as a community partner with organizations to create a central location for events dedicated to celebrating the life and history of Basking Ridge's greatest resident, the great white oak tree.

  • April 19, 2017 - There is a community fundraiser Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at a beautiful wood museum Pollaro Custom Furniture in Hillside - Click Here
  • April 20, 2017 - Bernards Township Library - Trees - Music by Gordon Ward - Click Here
  • April 24, 2017 - The dismantling of the tree is scheduled to begin Monday, April 24, 2017. Keiling Tree Service of Basking Ridge has been selected as the service provider to dismantle the tree. The effort should complete Tuesday, with a carryover day scheduled for Wednesday April 25th if necessary. Look for road closures around the tree.

    Community events supporting the Basking Ridge Great White Oak!
    Please confirm with the hosting organization to confirm details.


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