"We've planted another group of 21 Pin Oak seedlings this week, 7 groups of 3 along the facade of the Middle School. 7th graders will return next school year to continue their stewardship of these plantings. I'm finding the students really…"
Working with the kids to improve their play area has been so enjoyable.
I'm hoping to plant a few buckets of leafed out Oak seedlings, but gosh the soil is hard and rocky for the kids to dig..."
"Thanks for sharing this Patti.
We adopted the S.T.O.P.- Shade Trees on Playgrounds initiative as the focus for this year's ceremony.
Hopefully the school can continue to add more shade through plantings every Arbor Day!
Planted a Tulip Poplar on October 28, 2010 in the play area of the Eureka Springs Elementary School for the Pre-K class as part of the Arkansas Better Chance Program with funds from the Eureka Springs Garden Club. The students named the tree "The Pre-K Tulip Poplar" and can't wait to see the leaves appear this spring.
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