Community Tree Plant in Calgary – June 11, 2016

Calgary – Play a part in “greening” your local community by joining Honda Canada Foundation, Forest Recovery Canada, AWES, and Rocky View County on Saturday, June 11 for the Community Planting Weekend.

This half-day planting event brings together families, friends and community members for a chance to contribute to a meaningful project that offers environmental benefits for all Canadians!

Participation helps build awareness around the importance of trees, which clean our air, improve our water, provide wildlife habitat, contribute to human health and provide a buffer against the effects of climate change.

Date: June 11, 2016
Time: 9:30am – 12:00pm
Location: Balzac Weight Station, Queen Elizabeth II Hwy, Balzac AB, T0M 0E0

What to Bring: To participate in this family-friendly event. Please dress for the weather, bring a shovel, gardening gloves and lots of energy!

What We Will Bring: We will supply the rest – the trees, forestry specialists, mulch and snacks. Some shovels will be provided.

To register online, go to

For more event information please visit: or contact Chrystal Henning by email, or by phone, 416-646-1193 x234.