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Arbor Day
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About the Event
Join us to celebrate the enhanced quality of life trees bring to the community! Arbor Day is a time to celebrate trees and the many benefits they offer. The Parks and Recreation Department, along with the New Braunfels Council of Garden Clubs is delighted to offer this FREE family friendly event. 

20156Event Information:
Date and Location for 2016 will be posted soon!

Join the Fun!
We will have plenty of activities for you to get involved and even get your hands dirty. A ceremony and tree planting demonstration will kick off the event at 9:00 a.m. followed by new volunteer lead tree plantings. The celebration will also feature kid's activities, a free tree giveaway and educational booths from local organizations.

Free Tree Giveaway
We will be giving away 500 tree seedlings at the event! See the list of different species below.

Event Partners
We are proud to collaborate with many local organizations to host Arbor Day. Interested in Becoming an Event Partner?  Contact Kelly Eby at or call 830-221-4359.


Free Tree Giveaway

We will be giving away 500 tree seedlings at the event. Types of trees offered will vary, please check the full list of species to see which tree best fits your yard.


You Have Your Tree, Now What?
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Here are some helpful tips on planting your new tree:

Twelve steps from the Texas A&M Forest Service: Click Here
Watch this video from the Texas A&M Forest Service: Click Here
Click here for the PDF version of the tree planting image.