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Posted on: April 29, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Earth & Arbor Day Celebration

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FRIDAY, APRIL 29, 2020  |  10am - 2pm
NUNEZ PARK, EAST CHICAGO, IN

Please join us and East Chicago Mayor Anthony Copeland in planting  native 
Indiana trees in Nunez Park and in the surrounding neighborhood, honoring Richard Morrisroe.

WHEN: Friday, April 26th from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. The planting ceremony will begin at 10 am. Afterward, we will split into groups and plant trees in designated locations throughout the park and neighborhood.

WHERE: Nunez Park is located at by the corner of Elm St. and Broadway St. in the Harbor.  Parking will be available in the Community Center and Park lot. Please stop by the check-in table underneath the pop-up tent!  

WHAT TO BRING: Planting will take place rain or shine! Please dress for the weather. Plan to wear sturdy, close-toed shoes and bring a water bottle!  

All tools, gloves, and instructions will be provided. Light snacks and refreshments will follow the planting. 

For more information, contact Parks & Recreation at 219-391-8747.

Please share widely with family and friends, all ages are welcome!

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