Contact: Holly Walquist – 770.424.4664
What: February Tree Planting Event
When: Saturday, February 11, 2017
9:30am Sign-in and refreshments
10:00 – 12noon Volunteers Planting
Where: Marietta City Club Golf Course
510 Powder Springs Street, Marietta, Georgia 30064
For Whom: Open to the Public, all ages
Briefly: Marietta Tree Keepers invites volunteers of all ages to help plant trees at the Marietta City Club Golf Course on Saturday, February 11 at 9:30am. Tools and refreshments provided. Dress for outdoor weather.
Keep your 2017 New Years Resolution of giving back to your community and come out and join us for our February Tree Planting. We will be planting trees at The City Club Golf Course at the Hilton/Marietta Conference Center in Marietta. The address is: 510 Powder Springs Street, Marietta, Georgia 30064. The date is Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 9:30am.
Meet at the back of the clubhouse for golf cart transportation to the site on the grounds. Location phone number is 770-528-GOLF (4653). Directions: From I-75 take exit 263 (120 South Loop), go west 3.5 miles to Powder Springs Street (360), turn left, approximately 1/4 mile on the right, turn into the entrance of the Hilton Atlanta/Marietta Conference Center. The City Club Marietta clubhouse is to the left of the hotel.
Please join us as we plant trees to reforest our community. Grab a friend or a family member and donate your Saturday morning to help Marietta Tree Keepers put more trees in the ground. Dress for the weather, which is expected to be cold. Tools and gloves included. Donuts, hot chocolate and hot coffee provided. In case of bad weather please call 770-424-4664 for weather updates and rain date. Large groups please contact us with your number of volunteers that will be in attendance.
Members of the Marietta Tree Keepers have been promoting the value of trees to the community since it was founded in 2002. MTK has over 100 members and has planted over 5,500 trees around the city. The 501(C)3 non-profit organization works closely with the City of Marietta to plant trees along public right-of-ways, parks and schools. Those wishing to become a member or make a donation can learn more by visiting MTK's website at www.mariettaga.gov/committees/treekeepers. For more information, please call 770.424.4664.