The Parks and Parkways Commission of the City of Mandeville will be celebrating Louisiana Arbor Day with the annual Seedling Giveaway program by distributing free tree seedlings.
This event is currently scheduled for Saturday, February 6, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. at the Mandeville Trailhead located at 675 Lafitte Street. If circumstances change, a drive through give-away will be held at the Mandeville Community Center, 3090 E. Causeway Approach. Check the City of Mandeville website and Facebook for updates.
This year’s focus will be on wildlife and fruiting trees which include Pawpaw, Beautyberry, Catalpa, Buttonbush, American Beech, and Dahoon Holly. William Afton, County Agents, LSU Ag Center, St. Tammany Parish will be available to answer any questions.
If you have any questions or need additional information, please call Catherine Casanova, City Arborist and Landscape Inspector, (985) 624-3104.