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Posted by: Jarod Word on Feb 22, 2018
Due to the ongoing rain this week, as well as the thunderstorms forecasted for Saturday, the 250k Tree Day will be postponed to March 10 in order to ensure the safest and most effective project possible. Please email Jaclyn Mothupi directly by March 6 if you are signed up, but unable to volunteer on the new date. 
 
WHEN: Saturday, March 10, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. CST
 
WHAT: Planting and mulching trees at Long Hunter State Park. Limited shovels and gloves will be provided. If you are able to bring your own shovel and gloves, it is very much appreciated. Wear comfortable work clothes and closed-toe shoes. Morning coffee and refreshments will be provided. If the event is canceled due to weather, volunteers will receive an email alert with cancelation.  
 
WHERE: Long Hunter State Park, 2910 Hobson Pike, Hermitage, 37076. The tree planting will occur in the large field directly behind the Visitor Center. As you enter the park look for directional signage to the registration tent and flagged and designated parking area in the field. 
 
If you have any questions on the day of the event, you can reach Jaclyn by phone at 615-487-7814.