Learn about tree care, plant some seeds, get your own seedling tree and enjoy food and music at Watertown’s Arbor Day of Service.
The event will be held on Thursday, April 28 at the Commander’s Mansion, 440 Talcott Ave. in Watertown (off Arsenal Street), from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
The Arbor Day celebration will feature an afternoon of fun and educational programs.
Schedule of Events
11 a.m.-2 p.m. – Tree Servicing with Butler & Sons Tree Service Servicing the mansion tress and answering all your tree questions
11 a.m.-12 p.m. – Dorothy’s Garden Story time about Arbor Day and hands-on flower seed planting
11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. – Watertown Savings Bank Giving away tree seedlings
11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. – Food Trucks Gogi on the Block, Chicken & Rice Guys and Juniper Farms/Ice Cream
11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. – Butler & Sons Tree Service Enter to win a $250 gift certificate towards any tree service Butler & Sons provides
11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Watertown Main Street Florist Learn about butterfly & bee friendly flowers and plants
11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Watertown Farmers Market Check out what’s in store for the 2016 season
12-1 p.m. – Live Music Courtesy of Arsenal Center for the Arts
12:30-1 p.m. – Proper Pruning with Chris Hayward, MCA Conservation/Preservation Agent and Tree Warden for the Town of Watertown
1-1:30 p.m. – Mulching Techniques with Chris Hayward, MCA