GreenWorks Celebrates Arbor Day with Family Fun in Carrier Park
ASHEVILLE – Environmental nonprofit Asheville GreenWorks, in partnership with the City of Asheville Tree Commission and N.C. Forest Service, will observe Arbor Day on Saturday, April 16, 1-4 p.m. at Carrier Park with fun, family-friendly activities and fascinating facts all about trees. Certified arborists from the Blue Ridge Arborists Association will demonstrate their tree-climbing abilities while the Warren Wilson Timber Crew Team shows off its award-winning skills. Tim Wommick’s Tree Circus lively interactive presentation will delight kids of all ages. The City will present a mayoral proclamation declaring April 16 as Arbor Day 2016 and celebrating 36 years as a Tree City USA.
What: Arbor Day Celebration with Asheville GreenWorks
When & Where: Saturday, April 16; Picnic Pavilion in Carrier Park 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
More information: Contact Asheville GreenWorks at 828-254-1776 or firstname.lastname@example.org
About Asheville GreenWorks
Asheville GreenWorks is an urban environmental organization working to enhance the community through educational and volunteer-based environmental programs. With thousands of volunteers, we engage the community in grassroots projects such as tree plantings, environmental cleanups, anti-litter and waste reduction education, creation and maintenance of green spaces, neighborhood beautification and care and preservation of Asheville’s rivers and trees. www.ashevillegreenworks.org