Program:Tree Pruning and Organic Lawn and Garden Care

Friday, May 27 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. Millers River Park (behind Athol Public Library)

The Athol Public Library presents
Tree Pruning and Organic Lawn and Garden Care
With Travis Knechtel, Athol DPW
and Melissa LeVangie, Petersham Arborist

Friday, May 27
4:00 – 7:00 pm
Millers River Park
(behind Athol Public Library)

On Friday, May 27, come to the Millers River Park (behind the Athol Public Library) for a presentation on tree pruning and organic lawn and garden care.

Travis Knechtel, Athol’s tree warden, will talk about organic care for lawns and gardens, with an emphasis on soils and soil amendments.

Melissa LeVangie, arborist for the town of Petersham, will lead a tree pruning demonstration.  Attendees will receive hands-on instruction and an opportunity to practice with the trees in the Millers River Park.  (All tools provided.)

As part of this event, Melissa and Travis will present “Ask the Arborist;”  Participants are encouraged to bring questions and they will share their expertise.

Free tree seedlings will be given to attendees while supplies last.  Light refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Athol Public Library.

All are welcome.

Free and Open to the Public

Posted: to Athol Library News on Fri, May 20, 2016
Updated: Fri, May 20, 2016

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