When it comes to planting trees, Lafayette residents can depend on TreesAcadiana taking an active role in organizing an event. Louisiana Arbor Day, always the third Friday in January, marks the time when the group is preparing for its most ambitious programs of the year. For 2014, TreesAcadiana is currently soliciting orders from public and [...]
TreesAcadiana piqued its share of interest at the Grand Opening of the Farmers and Artisans Market at the Horse Farm with over 30 people adding their names to receive information and a new member joining the ranks. Trees members manned Booth #10 from before the 8 a.m. opening until closing (officially at noon. – but [...]
TreesAcadiana has held its general meeting at Pack & Paddle before. Here President of the Urban Forestry Council, Steve Shurtz, addresses the group. Expect interesting facts and dialog at the 2013 General Meeting at Pack & Paddle, 601 E Pinhook Road, Lafayette, LA 70501, this May 28 at 6:00 p.m.
In the planning stages of TreesAcadiana’s 2013 Arbor Day project, we knew that our plans exceeded the scope of any of the plantings we had ever done before. With the realization that we would need at least 150 plants to screen the frontage of the Lafayette school bus parking and warehouse area, we thought the [...]
As the holidays approach and Louisiana Arbor Day 2013 – always the 3rd Friday of January, TreesAcadiana is planning its tree-planting project for the New Year. With it, comes the realization that we need the help of all our membership to bring the project to fruition. While helping hands to volunteer are ever so important, [...]