Arbor Day is Friday, April 29, 2011!

In conjunction with Henrico’s 400-year celebration, 400 sycamore seedlings will be distributed among all HCPS schools for planting on Arbor Day.

Event details

Discover ideas on how to celebrate Arbor Day in your community. The Celebrate Arbor Day Guidebook is a 24 page guide with sample proclamations, tree poems, and other ideas to bring Arbor Day into the classroom. The PDF can be dowloaded for free. Arbor Day Ideas and Arbor Day Guidebook .

Arbor Day Foundation Public Service Announcement

Henrico has Big Trees. Watch a 2 minute video segment about trees in Henrico included on the VA Big Tree Registry.
Click here to go to Henrico’s media program page. Click ‘Inside Henrico Summer 2009′ and fast-forward to minute-marker 8:23.

Virginia Big Tree Program Search for big trees in Henrico

Remarkable Trees of Virginia – Search for trees by county and find out about Henrico’s Remarkable Trees

History of Arbor Day in Henrico – Thank You Miss Randolph!

History of Arbor Day

Tell me more about the sycamore!

Tree planting guide

Teachers, give us feedback. If your school participated in the 400-year sycamore planting event, please tell us about it. Click here to complete a very short survey.