Monday, December 12, 2016

Apalachicola to Celebrate Arbor Day on Thursday


Apalachicola Mayor Van Johnson will preside over the City’s Annual Arbor Day Celebration to be held at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 15, 2016, under the pavilion at City Square Community Garden located on the corner of 8th Street and Avenue F.

The City’s Annual Arbor Day Celebration is part of the Tree City USA program, which was founded in 1972, in Nebraska by John Rosenow and has since become the largest membership organization in the U.S. dedicated to planting trees.

The public is invited to join Mayor Johnson along with city staff in observing Arbor Day in Apalachicola.