Tree Philly: Register for a Free Yard Tree (or Two) Today

TreePhilly LogoWe know yard space is hard to come by in South Philly, but if you’ve got some, why not plant a tree in it? TreePhilly has announced their Fall Tree Giveaway events for 2015, and they’re happening throughout October and November. You can register for up to two free yard trees at the following events:




Monday, October 5th- Zipcar Tree Giveaway Training and Tree Delivery
Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
100 N 20th St. 19103
Hosts: TreePhilly, Zipcar, Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
Registration: (after attending the mandatory training, participants will have their trees delivered to them over the course of the week by Zipcar drivers!)


Saturday October 10th- Bella Vista (19147)
Palumbo Recreation Center
10th & Fitzwater Streets, 19147
Hosts: Bella Vista Neighbors Association, Bel Arbor Tree Tenders, Hawthorne Empowerment Coalition, Queen Village Neighbors Association


Sunday, October 11th- Mayfair (19152)
Grey Lodge Pub
6235 Frankford Ave. 19152
Hosts: Mayfair Business Association, Mayfair Civic Association, Grey Lodge Pub, Mayfair CDC


Tuesday, October 13th- Hunting Park (19140)
Nueva Esperanza
4261 N 5th St. 19140
Hosts: Nueva Esperanza and Northeast Treatment Centers


Thursday, October 15th- Hunting Park (19140)
Northeast Treatment Centers
4404 N 5th St. 19140
Hosts: Nueva Esperanza and Northeast Treatment Centers


Saturday, October 17th- Kingsessing (19143)
Longstreth Elementary School
5700 Willows Ave. 19143
Hosts: John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge, Eastwick Friends & Neighbors Coalition, Friends of Heinz Wildlife Refuge, Audubon Pennsylvania


Saturday, October 24th- Tacony (19135)
Free Library of Philadelphia – Tacony Branch
6742 Torresdale Ave. 19135
Hosts: Tacony CDC, Free Library of Philadelphia – Tacony Branch, Tacony Civic Association


Saturday, October 31st- West Oak Lane (19138)
West Oak Lane Library
2000 E Washington Lane, 19138
Host: TreePhilly and West Oak Lane Library


Plus many more events throughout November. Check out the full list and get all the details at the TreePhilly web site.

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