Arbor Day is almost here! Come join the City of Philadelphia and the Friends of Overington Park for a celebration of the trees on Friday April 26, 2019. Philadelphia Parks & Recreation invites you to join city arborists, local community members and students for a morning of celebration, education and volunteer work—all right here in Frankford’s Overington Park! Come out for some family-friendly tree education activities and to help plant trees alongside other local community members. The event is free and no registration is required.
Philadelphia’s 43rd Annual Arbor Day Celebration: This event includes a volunteer tree planting, sky-high tree-climbing demonstration from Philadelphia city arborists, and family-friendly environmental education from Philadelphia Parks & Recreation and the Frankford Garden Club.
TreePhilly will also be conducting an induction ceremony for the “Forest of Fame” honorees who have been recognized for their contributions to community forestry in Philadelphia. Read more about the Forest of FameApril 26 @ 11:00 am – 1pm