For Immediate Release
Contact: Amy Ventetuolo
Reno, Nev. April 26, 2018. The May Arboretum Staff and Washoe County officials invite the community and media to join them as they plant a ceremonial tree to mark the 36th anniversary of Arbor Day at the Wilbur D. May Arboretum.
What: Tree Planting Ceremony to celebrate 36th anniversary of Arbor Day at the Wilbur May Arboretum
When: TODAY 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. on Friday, April 26, 2019
Where: Wilbur D. May Arboretum, Rancho San Rafael Regional Park
1595 N. Sierra Street, Reno
Details: The event will feature a tree planting ceremony, refreshments, and a tour of the Arboretum. Interview opportunities will be available.
The Wilbur D. May Arboretum and Botanical Garden is a living museum and active educational resource, illustrating how plant life adapts and survives in the rugged climate between the Sierra Nevada and Great Basin. The Arboretum is located in Rancho San Rafael Regional Park and is operated and managed by Washoe County through its Community Services Department. The Arboretum benefits by continued support from the Wilbur D. May Foundation, members of the May Arboretum Society and the community at large.