Tree Planting & Care Workshop Part of NeighborWoods Month Celebrations

Cultivate Diversity: Mix It Up for Healthy NeighborWoods
Attend this workshop and learn the basics of proper tree planting and care from a nursery professional. Asks questions you have always wanted to ask such as: how deep should I dig the hole? How close can I plant it to my house? How much do I have to water the tree? How do I protect it from deer? What are the proper pruning techniques and more! The cost for the workshop is $50 and includes a one year old native RPM tree- you choose the species. Go home with valuable knowledge and a tree! Space is limited so register early!

Date: October 7, 2008
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Parks and People Foundation Office, Stieff Silver Building, 800 Wyman Park Drive, Suite 010, Baltimore, MD 21211.
Purpose: To celebrate the benefits of trees in the places people live. During National NeighborWoods Month, we want to share the message that planting and caring for trees adds value to our communities. Trees are not just a local concern but a national one as well. Your participation in National NeighborWoods Month not only enhances your community’s health, but also furthers our collective efforts to ensure that everyone gets to live in neighborhoods with trees.
Note: National NeighborWoods Month is part of the National NeighborWoods program, an initiative to re-green North American cities from coast to coast. The National NeighborWoods initiative is a program of the national Alliance for Community Trees in partnership with The Home Depot Foundation.
For Immediate Release Contact:
Kari Smith
September 29, 2008
Parks & People Foundation
410-448-5663, x109
Related Resources:
Local NeighborWoods Month Event Media Advisory
National NeighborWoods Month Media Advisory