Community Tree Planting Event At Lakeshore Woods, Saturday

Friday May 3rd, 2013

Posted at 2:00pm


Hello time traveller!!

This article is 3388 days old.

The information listed below is likely outdated and has been preserved for archival purposes.

On Saturday, Trees Ontario and the City of Windsor will host a free community tree planting event at Lakeshore Woods from 10am to noon.

Participants will get the chance to directly support their community in a local reforestation project and learn about the benefits of trees, shade and green urban spaces.

Organizers say that last year, the event drew together more than 550 volunteers and a total of 3,275 trees were planted in seven locations across Ontario.

The event is held rain or shine and participants are asked to bring a shovel, gardening gloves and a lot of energy!

Trees Ontario and its partners will supply the rest – the trees, forestry specialists, mulch and snacks.

Appropriate outdoor clothing, sturdy shoes (steel toe if possible), a hat and sunscreen are recommended.

Do You Like This Article?