The City of Coeur d’Alene will hold an Arbor Day celebration on Friday, April 29, at 11:00 a.m. at the East Sherman Pocket Park, located at 1620 E. Sherman Ave. The event is open to all with multiple tree plantings taking place at 11:00 a.m. and the ceremony following thereafter. During the ceremony the City of Coeur d’Alene will be presented the Tree City USA Award for the 38th year. There will be tree information, door prizes, and donuts and coffee sponsored by Sun Valley Tree Service Inc.
The City of Coeur d Alene, in conjunction with the Arbor Day Organization of North Idaho, will be handing out tree seedlings and holding a free raffle for a few larger scale trees. Since 1987, the Arbor Day Organization of North Idaho has given away over 74,000 trees (more than 70 different species) to local 4th graders.
For more information, please contact the City of Coeur d’Alene Parks Department at 769-2266, or visit our website at www.cdaid.org/parks