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Living & Growing: The Wheel of the Year has taken another turn

...China, Tibet, and for the people of the Iroquois Nation. Christians honor Candlemas and Tu Bi-Shevat is the Jewish Arbor Day, the New Year for Trees. A festival for the Celtic Goddess Brigit is also celebrated on Imbolc, the second day of the...
Juneau named 'Tree City USA' again

Alaska's capital city has again earned the title of 'Tree City USA,' an honor bestowed by the National Arbor Day Foundation.The Alaska Division of Forestry announced the honor Friday by email. In a statement, division spokesman Stephen...
Living & Growing: An interdependent web

...column. What could be more fitting than writing about living and growing things the Sunday before Earth and National Arbor Day? I thought I'd write all about nature and the strengthening and restorative powers it can have on mind, body and soul...
Rainy Day Reads: Have you heard about poetry? It's really great.

...Professionals Day. April 23 was World Book Day and St. George's Day, which is some sort of British holiday. April 24 was Arbor Day (Seriously, two days after Earth Day? Can't we spread these things out?) And April 25 was ANZAC Day and World Penguin...
Arts calendar

...Franklin Street. Details: 463-6236. Live music, 10 p.m., McGivney's.SATURDAY, June 7Juneau Garden Club's Arbor Day celebration, 11 a.m., Auke Bay Ferry Terminal.Dan Hopson's classical guitar, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel...
Around Town for Friday, May 9

...Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267. Organ concert, noon, State Office Building.Arbor Day celebration, noon, Evergreen Cemetery downtown. Details: Sondra, 364-2536. Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional...
Arbor Day celebration to take place downtown

...invited to attend the Juneau Urban Forestry Partnership's Arbor Day celebration at noon on May 9 in the Evergreen Cemetery downtown. Mayor Sanford will speak at the event and read the Arbor Day proclamation. Following the event, two trees will be...
Neighbors | Outdoors
Photos: Arbor Day

Gastineau Elementary School kindergarten teacher Elisabeth Wertheimer watches as her student, Alivia Gomez, selects a cedar tree to take home during Arbor Day activities at Evergreen Cemetery on Friday. The event was sponsored by the Juneau Urban Forestry Partnership.
Tree identification book highlights Alaska tree species

The Arbor Day Foundation has a book that helps people...identification in just a few easy steps.The Arbor Day Foundation offers this book to help people...each guide to "What Tree Is That?," Arbor Day Foundation, 100 Arbor Ave., Nebraska...
Garden Club to celebrate Arbor Day

The Juneau Garden Club will celebrate Arbor Day at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 7, at the Auke Bay Ferry Terminal. The club has celebrated Arbor Day with tree plantings for more than 50 years. This year's...


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