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Activities Elkhart to celebrate Arbor Day Saturday

Posted on April 25, 2013 at 1:00 a.m. | Updated on April 25, 2013 at 5:16 p.m.

An Arbor Day celebration is planned from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Elkhart Environmental Center.

The event is a chance for the public to learn about urban forestation and care of trees.

For more information call the forestry division at 970-0542, ext. 204.

The city of Elkhart has received the Tree City USA award from the National Arbor Day Foundation for the past 24 years, according to a statement from the city.

The city is in the process of planting 28 trees on Main Street, the statement said.