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Earth Day Tree Planting-Ward 4 Mississauga Valley Park Flagship Site
Sat, 22 April 2017, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
Join the City of Mississauga in celebrating One Million Trees Mississauga at this year's annual tree planting event as part of Earth Days. This year we are also celebrating Canada's 150th birthday by planting 150 trees at Mississauga Valley Park and 10 other City parks on April 22nd.
Please note, you are registering for the event at Mississauga Valley Park in Ward 4. If you would like to register for a different location, visit our organizer page to find links to the other 10 planting events.
Gather your friends and family on Saturday April 22, 2017 at Mississauga Valley Park for a morning of tree planting. The event will go rain or shine. Please dress appropriately (you will get dirty!). Closed toed shoes are required to participate in the event.
Mississauga Valley Park is our flagship site where we will have tree planting as well as exhibitor booths, a tree tour hosted by LEAF, community gardening with Ecosource and more!
Schedule of Events
9:30am - Registration
10:00am - Opening remarks followed by tree planting
11:00am - Community garden tour and spring planting with Ecosource
Join Ecosource for a tour of the Mississauga Valley Community Garden and an introduction to growing veggies in the city. Participants will explore the garden, prepare the ground for planting and take home a seedling of their own.
11:00am - Tree Tour hosted by LEAF
Join LEAF’s Tooba Shakeel for a walking tour of trees in Mississauga Valley Park! Discover tips and tricks for identifying common tree species and learn about the steps you can take to help care for trees in your community.
Group registration is limited to 10 people. A waiver form will be emailed to all participants in advance. Please bring a signed copy for each person participating on the date of the event. Refreshments will be provided; please bring your own travel mug or cup. Gloves and tools will be available but bring your own if you have them.
In order for us to ensure we bring the right amount of tools, please add one ticket per family member including children.
Parking instructions: Park in parking lot beside soccer field at Mississauga Valley Community Centre. Registration table located at star on map. Planting area outlined in yellow.