Arbor Day is April 24, and Urbana Park District, Wiley Elementary School and the City of Urbana want you to be a part of their virtual celebration!
“Smile and say, trees” while taking a photo of you standing next to your favorite tree in your yard or neighborhood. Then email that photo to ArborDayUrbana2020@gmail.com by April 19.
The City of Urbana will put together a video featuring a collage of the photos along with up-close footage of a tree planting at Wiley Elementary School accompanied with a lesson about trees given by one of Wiley’s educators.
On April 24, you can watch the video on UrbanaParks.org.
We look forward to seeing photos of people celebrating Arbor Day in front of their favorite tree!