Garage Sale 2013


House Tour 2013


Garage Sale 2013


Upcoming Events

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Tree Planting

Saturday, May 31st, 2014, 9 AM

The Forest Hill Community Association is partnering with the NJ Tree Foundation this coming spring for a 4th planting of new trees in our beautiful historic neighborhood. New plantings will be made on Highland Ave. between Ballantine Parkway and 2nd Ave.

If you would like to volunteer please contact us at We will be meeting at 342 Highland Ave at 8:45 AM to sign-in and for a for a demo on digging a hole and planting a tree.

If you would like to coordinate a tree planting for your block please contact Rose Gordon at


Garden Tour

Sunday, June 8th, 2014, 10 AM

A garden tour of the Forest Hill Historic District, “The Jewel of all Newark Neighborhoods,” will be held on Sunday, June 8, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

This is a self-guided tour. Attendees will be given a map of the participating homes when they purchase their tickets on the day of the event. Tickets ($20 each) may be purchased at the Ballantine Gates from 10:00 AM to 12 Noon. The Ballantine Gates are located at the intersection of Lake Street and Ballantine Parkway.

All of the gardens will be made available for viewing at 11:00 AM. This is a rain or shine event.

Fresh produce – provided by the Greater Newark Conservancy/Newark Youth Leadership Project – will be available at the Youth Farm Stand during the tour.


FHCA Thanks Barbara Bell Coleman

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014, 9 PM

The Forest Hill Community Association invites you to join in a "thank you" celebration for Barbara Bell Coleman and her work in the restoration of Branch Brook Park.

Details to follow.

3rd Annual Forest Hill Neighborhood Garage Sale

Saturday, May 16th, 2015

Thanks for everyone who made this year's event such a sucess!

Mark your calanders for next year. The treasure hunt begins May 16, 2015.