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Contact Information:
Public Information Officer Arin Thrower, 630-260-2190

2017-04-18

Help Celebrate Arbor Day on April 28

WHEATON, Ill. - Wheaton’s Forestry Division, Environmental Improvement Commission and local students will celebrate the community’s love of trees at its annual Arbor Day celebration at 10 a.m. Friday, April 28, 2017 at Whittier Elementary School, 218 W. Park Ave., Wheaton, IL. 

Students will help plant a tree on the school’s grounds, learn about the importance of trees and celebrate Wheaton’s receipt of the Tree City USA designation for the 31st consecutive year. The National Arbor Day Foundation gives this award to communities that meet its standards for having a high-quality tree program and a dedication to planting and caring for trees.
 

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