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Governor Scheduled to Kick Off Arbor Day

Posted on 23 April 2012 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Iowa Arboretum has currently scheduled Iowa Governor Terry Branstad to kick off Arbor Day activities Saturday with the planting of a tree on the Arboretum grounds.  Mark Schneider, Arboretum Executive Director notes that the celebration of trees will be held Saturday the 28th from 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM.  The tree planting with the Governor is scheduled for 10:00 AM and is free to the public.  Branstad has planted a number of trees at the Arboretum over the years.  Schnieder says everyone is welcome to come down to the Arboretum on Saturday.

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