Cultivate Diversity: Mix It Up for Healthy NeighborWoods
Art on Main is an annual event that draws thousands in visitors in “Celebration of Oklahoma Art, Wine & Jazz.” Jenks NeighborWoods will have a booth at this event to promote community tree planting. A local nursery has donated 100 oak trees to be sold for $10 each, boy scout have volunteered to plant the trees, and a certified arborist will be conducting a “Tree Planting 101” seminar the following Saturday at the Community Center.
Date: October 11, 2008
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Historic Downtown Jenks.
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:
September 29, 2008
Jenks Chamber of Commerce
Local NeighborWoods Month Event Media Advisory
National NeighborWoods Month Media Advisory