For this year's Earth Day celebrations, let's do our part in cultivating a green and healthy neighborhood!
About Our City Forest
Did you know that Our City Forest has facilitated the planting of 60,000 15-gallon shade trees at schools, parks, and streets all around San Jose?
Their mission is "to cultivate a green and healthy San José metropolis by engaging community members in the appreciation, protection, growth and maintenance of our urban ecosystem, especially our urban forest."
Visit their website at: http://www.ourcityforest.org/
What will we be doing?
Planting trees! The event will be taking place somewhere in San Jose.
- Bring water, snacks, sun protection and clothes you can get dirty!
- Closed toed shoes are required.
- Arrive by 9:00am to watch the planting demonstration and help set up.
- Children 12 years or younger needs to be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
- Youth ages 13-17 need to have either a signed permission form from their parent/guardian.