Mark your calendar for April 21 - 28 and join us for one of the activities below.


Saturday, April 21

 

Tour de Trees Tree Planting & Bike Ride

9 a.m.

Start: Prairie Park Fishery (Linn County)

End: NewBo City Market (EcoFest in Cedar Rapids)

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EcoFest

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

New Bo City Market, Cedar Rapids

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Sunday, April 22

 

Branching Out Ely Planting

1 p.m.

Ely City Park, Ely

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Monday, April 23

 

Poetry and Peace in Nature Workshop

Noon - 3 p.m.

Prairiewoods Franciscan Spirituality Center, Hiawatha

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Tuesday, April 24

 

TreeKeepers*

*Please note that this is part of a four-class series throughout April.

6 – 9 p.m

Thomas Park, Marion

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Wednesday, April 25

 

Brews for Branching: Hazelnut Specialty Beer Tapping

3 p.m. until we run out of beer! Try a special hazelnut brew for this one night only!

Lion Bridge Brewing Company, Cedar Rapids

 

Leaf It to the Kids Planting & Celebration**

**“This is a private event, but media is invited. Interested media should contact Jackie Wedeking for more details

Tanager Place, Cedar Rapids

 

TREE-via Night

7 – 9 p.m.

Lion Bridge Brewing Company, Cedar Rapids

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Thursday, April 26

 

Give a Hoot About Owls and Their Habitat!

7 - 8 p.m

Wickiup Hill Learning Center, Toddville

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Friday, April 27

 

Arbor Day with the City of Cedar Rapids

9 a.m.

Ushers Ferry, Cedar Rapids

 

Mulching in Marion

9 a.m.

Lowe Park Ball Diamonds, Marion

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Sapling Giveaway: Plant One, Take One with the City of Marion

1 p.m.

Bellboy Drive & Echo Hill Road, Marion

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Saturday, April 28

 

Branching Out Bowman Lane Tree Planting

9 a.m.

Bowman Lane, Cedar Rapids

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Earth Week Blitz events are possible thanks to Transamerica.

Every day is Earth Day at Trees Forever, but during Earth Week Blitz, we showcase and highlight a diverse range of our activities in the Cedar Rapids-Iowa City Corridor.