Rescue Ranch to host free Arbor/Earth Day Celebration

Posted at 7:19 PM on Apr 9, 2019


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On Saturday, April 27, Rescue Ranch will host a free Arbor/Earth Day celebration at its 87-acre facility. From 9 am to noon, community residents are invited to help beautify the inclusive, 10,000-square-foot playground by planting trees, flowers and spreading mulch.

From noon to 3 p.m., guests are invited to enjoy games, meet the outside animal ambassadors and walk on the nature trails. Vendors will be on hand with food and merchandise available for purchase. Spaces for vendors are still available by calling (704) 768-0909.

Plant donations are welcome and suggested as follows:
► Forsythia
► Day Lilies
► Boxwoods
► Butterfly Bushes
► Cone Flowers
► Black Eyed Susans
► Lirope
► Phlox

About Rescue Ranch

Located at 1424 Turnersburg Highway, Statesville, Rescue Ranch is an animal welfare organization that uses educational programs to promote respect for animals and responsible pet ownership, as well as agricultural, environmental and wildlife conservation.

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