Tree Advisory Board
April 14, 2010
Mary Lou Jennings, Jack Kelly (Park & Recreation Board Liaison),
Helen Marcarelli, Elsie Mueller, Joyce Prentis, Joe Parsio
There was no treasury report.
The minutes from the March 10, 2010 meeting were read and approved.
Baltimore Corridor Project: Tree pits are being dug for the planting on April 24, 2010. Tools are being borrowed from UC Green. Joyce Prentice volunteered to hand out tools the day of the planting. Elsie Mueller agreed to handle registration of the volunteers. Lunch to be provided to the volunteers was discussed. WaWa and local supermarkets will be contacted for lunch prices. Volunteers from previous plantings were contacted by email and telephone.
Reservoir Park – 15 trees will be planted at the park under the direction of Dave William, Land & Stream Management.
5 Service Berry
5 Swamp White Oak
Arbor Day Celebration – the celebration will take place on April 30, 2010 at Sycamore Park. Students from St. Philomena, Lansdowne Friends and Ardmore Avenue Elementary Schools will be invited to attend. A creative story contest will be conducted with prizes for winners.
Edward Lewis has been contacted to present a program. He will portray the black Revolutionary War hero Eward “Ned” Hector. He will be offered $200 for 45 minutes.
Wednesday May 12th 2010