Join us for a Florida Arbor Day Celebration Jan. 18


The City Beautification Board, the Department of Doing and the Public Works Department cordially invite the Gainesville community to celebrate Florida Arbor Day Friday, Jan. 18 from 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the historic Cotton Club Museum and Cultural Center, which is located at 837 SE Seventh Ave.

Celebrate with us as the city of Gainesville celebrates its 35th year as a Tree City USA. Commissioner Adrian Hayes-Santos will read the proclamation at the event. Dr. Michael Andreu, of the UF School of Forest Resources & Conservation, and Fran Maris, president of the Gainesville Garden Club, will also be guest speakers.

Music and a light lunch will be provided. For planning purposes, please RSVP with the Urban Forestry Program at 352-393-8171 or at