Calling All Artists: Or at least those in
grades K-12. Enter the AZ Arbor Day poster contest and
get your artwork on display at the AZ State Capitol.
Deadline is April 16.
Arbor Day Tree Planting: On April 25, the City of Mesa will conduct a tree planting
at 9:30 a.m. at the new Botanical Walk at 9320 E.
McKellips Road (McKellips and Ellsworth). Zaharis
Elementary students will assist. The public is also invited
Arbor Day Proclamation: On April 7, the Arbor Day Proclamation
was read at the Mesa City
Council Meeting at Council Chambers, 57 E. 1st St. See
Arbor Day Book Readings at Mesa Public
Schools: On April 25th about 10 a.m. Volunteers will
read "The Lorax" by Dr. Seuss to third grade
classes at select Mesa Public Schools. If you are
interested in being a volunteer reader, call
Arizona State Forestry Division reconizes Arizona's 24
"Tree City USA" Communities including Mesa.
My favorite friendly tree spotted in a Mesa
Tree Planting and Tree Care Guide
Arbor Day Proclamation, 2014
Arbor Day Poster
Landscape Plants for the Arizona Desert*
Landscape Watering By the Numbers*
Xeriscape: Landscaping with Style in the AZ Desert*
Plant Selection and Selecting Your Plants
Planting Guidelines: Container Trees and Shrubs
Pruning Deciduous Shade Trees
How to Hire a Tree Expert
Nursery Association Plant Something video for Arbor Day!
Always Call Before You
Dig: Locate Utilities Free by Dialing 811
free hard copies of these titles!
Arizona Community Tree Council
Get your free printable
2014 Arbor Day Calendar
National Arbor Day Foundation
City of Mesa supports safe digging when planting
trees. Learn more about preventing damage to underground
utilities by contacting
Arizona Blue Stake.