Residents can plant a tree this Arbor Day

On Friday, April 27, tree seedlings will be distributed to the public in celebration of Arbor Day.

Arbor Day, the last Friday in April, is a day to celebrate the many benefits of trees by planting a tree. This year’s Arbor Day celebration will take place on April 27 at 10 a.m. at the Upper Elementary School located at 325 Borton Landing Road in Moorestown.

The Upper Elementary children will be participating in the event. Tree seedlings from the New Jersey Tree Recovery Campaign will be distributed to the public.

This event is sponsored by the Moorestown Township Tree Planting and Preservation Committee, the Moorestown Garden Club and Moorestown Township Public Works.