Parks & Outdoors

National Tree Week Events supported by Dún Laoghaire Rathdown Co. Council

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Monday, March 5, 2018
dlr County
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DLR has several events happening this week for National Tree week 4th -11th March 2018 Theme 'Just Plant'

Should you have any queries in relation to dlr National Tree week the dlr co-ordinator is Lorraine O’Hara, Graduate Parks Superintendent Parks and Landscape Services, Municipal Services Department, Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council, Marine Road, Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin, Ireland

Main Tel: +353 1 2054899  Email:  lohara@dlrcoco.ie

Date Event  Organisation running event:  Location  Time 
Wed 7th  Avondale Mini Plantathon Avondale Lawn with Ella Matthews Blackrock 5.30 - 6.00pm 
Wed 7th  5th Class students will be planting trees within the school grounds  St. Annes National School  Shankill  School hours
Wed 7th  Stonebridge Park Tree Planting Ceremony with Councillors & Minister for Higher Ed.  Stonebridge Park  Shankill  3pm 
Friday 9th  Scoil Lorcain Tree Planting Ceremony with Cllr Rebecca Jeffers & star of Fair City Carrie Crowley  Scoil Lorcain with Cllr Rebecca Jeffers & Tree Council of Ireland Booterstown  11am 
Friday 9th  Royal Terrace Residence Assoc. Tree Planting Ceremony  Residence of Royal Terrace  Dun Laoghaire 10.45am 
Friday 9th  Talk on the Benefits of Trees by DLR & tree planting with 4th 5th & 6th class Rathfarnham  Ed. Together School  with DLR PJ Hyland  Rathfarnham 11am onwards
Friday 9th  Tree Plantathon : Tree planting within the school grounds will take place with all the school children.  Dalkey School Outdoor Project with     Ella Matthews Dalkey  1.00 -2.10pm 
TBC St. Bridgids National School, Cabinteely  Children from St. Brigids will be Planting in the woodland Cabinteely Park  TBC
TBC St. Tiernans School  Erasmus school planting with their partner school visitors from Mácon, France St. Tiernans School, Parkvale, Ballally, Dundrum Dundrum  TBC
TBC Tree Planting in Fernhill  Tree donated by CRANN - Trees for Ireland, Sequioa grown from seed as part of their Giants Grove Project from Birr Castle.  Fernhill