Mendham Township Historic Park at Pitney Farm

 

Make Your Mark on the Park!

The first round of sponsorships will close on September 30, 2021, so please visit the park and make your choices as soon as possible.

The Mendham Township Historic Park at Pitney Farm is a beautiful seven-acre gem in the center of the Mendhams and a place to relax and soak up nature on the Central Lawn, the Upper Lawn or in the Walled Garden.

30+ specimen trees are among the new plantings in this lovely oasis, including shingle oaks along the Central Lawn, white oaks lining Shelton Road and a double row of Green Mountain sugar maples at the entrance area. 

These trees are available for dedication to loved ones and friends or for adoption by individuals, groups or others supporting this new park. 

Other park features available for sponsorship are the volunteer-managed Walled Garden, Seed House and Gazebo, including a shed for storing the volunteer gardeners’ equipment. A proposed fence along Shelton and Cold Hill Roads also welcomes sponsors.

 

Each dedication, adoption and sponsorship will be acknowledged with a stone marker and plaque inscribed with words chosen by the donor.

 

Please join us as you Make Your Mark on the Park

 

Shingle Oakes encircling the Central Lawn (0/10) - $1000 

White Oaks Lining Shelton Road (0/10) - $1000 

Dawn Redwoods (1/3) - $1000

 

Green Mountain Sugar Maples (3/6) - $1000

 

 

Gardener’s Shed (0/1) - $3000

 

Gold Walled Garden/Seed House/Gazebo Honor Wall - $750+

Silver Walled Garden/Seed House/Gazebo Honor Wall - $500+ 

Bronze Walled Garden/Seed House/Gazebo Honor Wall - $300+ 

 

Fencing (0/1 or 0/10) - $2600 for a 10-foot section or $26,000 for 100-foot section

 

Native Dogwood (3/21) - $500

 

Rustic Benches (3/3):  DEDICATED

Park Entrance Sign (1/1): DEDICATED

Bluebird Houses (3/3): DEDICATED

 

 

 

Please make checks payable to Township of Mendham. If sending a check via mail, please email dguida@mendhamtownship.org prior to postmarking to ensure that the item is still avaialble for dedication and to earmark it in the Community Pass system to save your item for dedication. 

Indicate the purpose of the gift (shingle oak, dogwood, honor roll, etc.) on the memo line and include your inscription wording in a note, along with your name and contact information.

Payment also is accepted using Community Pass on the Township website.

Questions? Contact Pitney@mendhamtownship.org and dguida@mendhamtownship.org

 

All donations are tax deductible as permitted by law.