Moscow Arbor Day Celebration set for April 26

Please join the City of Moscow, the Moscow Tree Commission and Gritman Medical Center on April 26 for the Arbor Day ceremony highlighting the benefits of trees on health beginning at 11 a.m. at The Pearl Bistro, located at 803 S. Main St. on the second floor of Gritman’s new medical office building, which will be decorated by children from the Charlie Bear Day Care.

Mayor Lambert will read the Arbor Day Proclamation and Dr. Brown, Chief Medical Officer at Gritman, will discuss the benefits of trees on health. Moreover, the City’s 26th annual Tree City USA Award and Growth Award will be presented by Jennifer Russell with the Idaho Department of Lands.

Following the ceremony, the Arbor Day tree, an Autumn Gold Ginko, will be planted in a vacant tree well on the south side of Moscow Family Medicine located a short distance away at 623 S. Main St.

Members of the public are encouraged to attend the ceremony and help be part of the annual Arbor Day celebration.