The Savannah Tree Foundation presents a tree planing at May Howard Elementary School on Saturday, March 8, from 9 a.m. – noon. The school is located at 115 Wilmington Island Road.
STF is partnering with the May Howard PTA and the Georgia Forestry Commission to help parents, teachers and community volunteers plant 63 trees at three of May Howard’s school playgrounds. Project partners include May Howard Faculty, Coastal Master Gardeners, SCAD Men’s Soccer Team, Cub Scout Pack #26, Georgia Southern Botanical Garden, Oatland Island Wildlife Center, Island Mothers Club and consulting arborist Jerry Holcomb.
Participants are asked to bring shovels, hard-tined (bow) rakes, and gloves if possible. Refreshments will be provided. Meet at 9 a.m. near the playground to the right of the school campus. RSVP by sending e-mail here.