Sedona AZ (October 6, 2016) – The city of Sedona’s Parks and Recreation Department invites residents to a free workshop, Homeowners’ Tree Workshop and Firewise Education, on Saturday, November 5, 2016 from 9 a.m. to noon to learn how to properly select, plant and maintain heathy trees, while also learning ways to protect homes against wildfire.
The Parks and Recreation Department, in cooperation with a certified arborist from the Arizona Community Tree Council, U.S. Forest Service and Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management will come together to host this one-time workshop.
“We think this is a great opportunity to partner with these organizations and hope the community will take advantage of the valuable information from this workshop on tree planting and wildfire protection,” said Ali Baxter, recreation coordinator, city of Sedona Parks and Recreation Department.
The workshop will be held in the Recreation Room at Posse Grounds Park at 525 Posse Ground Road. Register online at www.AZTrees.org. Walk-ins are also welcome. For more information on this workshop, visit www.SedonaAZ.gov/Parks and navigate to the “Sports and Specialty Classes” section of the web page or email questions to Info@AZTrees.org.