Annual Arden Park Tree Day

Sacramento, CA (October 16, 2007)- On Sunday, October 28, 2007, volunteers from the Arden Park neighborhood will plant over 100 trees throughout the community. Free trees are offered to residents through SMUD’s free energy saving shade tree partnership with the Sacramento Tree Foundation. Neighbors will plant over 100 trees!

Annual Arden Park Tree Day
Sunday, October 28, 2007
8:30 am to 3:00 pm
Meeting Site: 1000 La Sierra Dr at San Ysidro Way
Currently in its fifth year, this annual volunteer event always exceeds expectations! This is one of dozens of re-greening efforts throughout the country with the nationally adopted NeighborWoods program. Sacramento Tree Foundation staff will work with Arden Park neighborhood volunteers to build community unity by planting free energy saving shade trees from the Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD). One of the largest Neighborhood events each year, you don’t want to miss this planting! This is a great event for families and groups. Volunteer by calling the Sacramento Tree Foundation at (916) 924-8733 x 122.
About the Sacramento Tree Foundation
The Sacramento Tree Foundation’s Greenprint Initiative brings together 22 cities and 6 counties in the Sacramento region to develop livable and sustainable communities by building the best urban forests. Over the next few decades, more than 5 million trees will need to be planted through community efforts like Arden Park’s NeighborWoods volunteer tree planting program.
For more information, contact:
Constance Crawford
Communications Coordinator
Sacramento Tree Foundation
201 Lathrop Way, Suite F
Sacramento CA, 95815
(916) 924-8733 ext 118