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Celebrating Arbor Day at Page Branch Park

Posted on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 9:48 am

On Saturday over 30 volunteers showed up at Page Branch Park in Elsberry to celebrate Elsberry’s Arbor Day. The event helps Elsberry to maintain their Tree City USA status.

Elsberry Scout Pack 391 and parents, Elsberry Tree Board members, Page Branch Park Committee members and Danny Moncweski of the Missouri Department of Conservation was on hand to plant 12 Native trees that were donated by Forrest Keeling Nursery.

Moncweski and Tree Board Chairman/Alderman Mike Talbot (bottom) gave a provided a lesson on planting the trees. Moncweski also gave everyone in attendance a tree trimming lesson and planting tips.