2013 Ruth Skinner Arbor Day in Pinedale, WY
Sage & Snow Garden Club members along with other local organization assist with the planting of trees in honor of Arbor Day. In 2012 the State Forestry Division provided trees from a grant to plant an arboretum at the Pinedale Elementary School. Plans for 2013 have not yet been finalized.
Mayor: Steve Smith
State Forestry: Dana Stone and Mark Ellison
Town of Pinedale: tbd
Number of 3rd grade students: Scads of 'em !
Pictures from Arbor Day 2012
It was a dark & stormy afternoon, but that didn't keep the students from digging in the mud and having a fine time.
Mayor Steve Smith and Dana Stone show 20 year Arbor Day flag to 3rd graders
3rd graders pose with flag and town entry signs
Everyone got a T-Shirt and all 71 trees were planted in quick order
Students took turns filling in the hole around the tree.
All done !! Dirty hands and muddy shoes are a sign of success!