Arbor Day Celebration and Tree Planting at Durham Central Park
Where: Durham Central Park
When: Friday, March 2, 2018
9:00 Volunteer Check-in
10:00 Arbor Day Ceremony and Proclamation with Mayor Schewel
10:30 Tree planting workshop with the City Urban Forester
10:30-12:30 Tree and pollinator garden planting
12:30 Leaf & Limb air spade demonstration
What: Join Keep Durham Beautiful, Trees Durham, Leaf & Limb, Durham Downtown Rotary Club, City of Durham Urban Forestry, Duke Energy and Durham Central Park, INC as we plant trees in Central Park! This will be part of the City's celebration of arbor day, and will include comments by Mayor Schewel and others, forestry technology demonstrations, food trucks, and, of course, planting trees!
Tools, gloves, vests, trees and instruction will be provided. Please dress for the weather in layers, wear sturdy shoes, and bring a water bottle. Personal gloves and shovels are welcome. Sign up below!