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Posted on: September 27, 2021

2021 Arbor Day Celebration

Volunteer helps distribute tree saplings at a previous Allen Arbor Day Celebration

Arbor Day is a nationally celebrated observance that encourages tree planting and care. Join us for Allen Parks and Recreation’s annual Arbor Day Celebration happening Saturday, Oct. 30, from 9 a.m. to noon at Glendover Park!

Open to all ages, the event is FREE to attend. For questions or more information, contact Allen Parks and Recreation at 214.509.4700.

Arbor Day event schedule

9 a.m. - Celebration kickoff

Activities, educational arts & crafts, music, demos, FREE giveaways and much more!

9:30 a.m. - Ceremony begins

Flag Ceremony, National Anthem, Mayoral Proclamation, Dedication of the official 2021 Arbor Day Celebration Tree

10 a.m. - Tree Plantings at the park

Plant a tree and receive FREE gardening tools and seeds! Participants encouraged to bring gloves and shovels. Large equipment will be provided.

Noon - Celebration ends

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