Hello, EPX community!
We are thrilled to announce a date that’s all about nurturing our environment and enhancing the beauty of our beloved neighborhood. Mark your calendars for November 18th because it’s the day when the EPX Tree Tenders are teaming up with the Philadelphia Horticultural Society (PHS) for our annual Fall Tree Planting Event.
- When: November 18th, 9am
- Where: EPX Community Community Garden (1016 Watkins St)
Why Should You Join Us?
Planting trees not only adds to the aesthetic appeal of our community but also brings numerous environmental and social benefits:
1. Clean Air: Trees are natural air purifiers, absorbing pollutants and providing us with fresh, clean air to breathe.
2. Shade and Comfort: They offer cool shade in the summer, making our streets more comfortable for walking, biking, and gathering.
3. Community Bonding: Tree planting events are fantastic opportunities to connect with your neighbors and work together for a common cause.
4. Environmental Stewardship: Show your commitment to the environment and be part of a positive change.
5. Greening our City: By participating, you’re contributing to Philadelphia’s broader efforts to become a greener, more sustainable city.
What You Can Expect:
- Expert Guidance: Learn from experienced EPX Tree Tenders and PHS volunteers about the proper way to plant and care for trees.
- Hands-On Experience: Get your hands dirty and make a tangible impact on our neighborhood’s greenery.
- Fun and Community Spirit: Enjoy a day of fun, camaraderie, and shared purpose.
Stay Tuned for More Information:
Keep an eye out for follow-up communications with precise event details, including the meeting location, time, and what you need to bring.
Spread the Word:
Share this exciting event with your friends, family, and neighbors. The more people we have, the more trees we can plant!
Questions or Ideas?
We welcome your input and any suggestions you may have. Feel free to reach out if you’d like to get more involved or if you have any questions.
Let’s Make a Difference Together:
On November 18th, let’s gather as a community, grab our shovels, and make a positive impact on our neighborhood’s green landscape. Together, we can plant the seeds of a greener, healthier future for EPX.
Stay tuned for more updates, and we can’t wait to see you there!