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Arbor Day Celebration - Apr. 28

Expires [Friday, April 28, 2017]

CONTACT: Scott Gamerl
Outdoor Education Supervisor
(913) 696-7771

EVENT: Arbor Day Celebration
Presented by Scott Gamerl & Dustin Branick

DATE: Friday April 28, 2017

TIME: 10:00 am -1:00 pm

LOCATION: Prairie Oak Nature Center
In Ironwoods Park
147th and Mission Rd., Leawood, KS


Leawood Parks and Recreation to Host an Afternoon Celebrating Trees.

Prairie Oak Nature Center will host an afternoon that will celebrate trees and the amazing and essential role they play in our daily lives. Activities will include a short lecture on plant life, demonstrations on proper care of trees, games and crafts.

Visitors will have a chance to plant trees and other plants in the park. The city will also continue its annual tree giveaway program with four species of trees to choose from, as well as a great selection of vegetable, plant and herb seeds as part of the new Seed Library Program.

About the Arbor Day Foundation: The Arbor Day Foundation is a million member nonprofit conservation and education organization with the mission to inspire people to plant, nurture and celebrate trees. More information is available at arborday.org.

For more information on this free event and tree giveaway, contact Scott Gamerl at the Prairie Oak Nature Center: City of Leawood, 913-696-7771, or Email scottg@leawood.org.

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