Cedarburg Green organizes hands-on Neighborwoods Events. Participation from the neighbors of selected woods is encouraged. The goal of these events is to train neighbors to take care of the woods in their neighborhood. In addition, Cedarburg Green participates in community activities focused on educating and enriching the lives of Cedarburg’s residents.
Tree Planting 2019 – Willowbooke Park – May 4
Thank You – Cedarburg-Grafton Rotary, Wayside Nursery, Faith Lutheran Church, Friends of Cedarburg Green, City of Cedarburg, and everyone who came out to plant trees at Willowbrooke Park.
Arbor Day Tree Planting 2019 – Parkview School
Parkview Elementary School students helped the city of Cedarburg Forestry Department plant two new accolade elm trees on the school property in celebration of Arbor Day. Mayor Mike O’Keefe read a proclamation about Arbor Day.
Earth Day 2018 – Westlawn Woods Planting Day – April 28
Thank You – Cedarburg-Grafton Rotary, Boy & Girl Scouts Troops, Friends of Cedarburg Green, City of Cedarburg, Faith Lutheran Church, and everyone who came out to plant trees and bring Westlawn Woods back to life!
Arbor Day Tree Planting 2018 – Thorson Elementary School
Arbor Day is an annual observance that celebrates the role of trees in our lives and promotes tree planting and care. Cedarburg celebrates Arbor Day by planting a tree at a local school or park. In 2018, the students at Thorson Elementary School planted 2 Sugar Maples and one Hackberry tree.
Plant A Tree to Honor the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation
Inspired by Martin Luther’s statement “Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree” Christians around the world are observing the 500th anniversary of the Reformation by planting trees. Cedarburg Green is joining with local churches and groups to raise money to plant 500 trees. Each tree is $250. If you would like to donate, please visit the DONATE page for information.
Arbor Day Tree Planting 2017 – Westlawn School
Arbor Day is an annual observance that celebrates the role of trees in our lives and promotes tree planting and care. Cedarburg celebrates Arbor Day by planting a tree at a local school or park. In 2017, Kevin Westphal, City Forester, planted a Spring Snow Crabapple tree with the help of Westlawn students.