Tree City, USA

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Arbor Week Activities

Donald's 1st Annual Arbor Week

Donald's  1st Arbor Week as the newest Tree City, USA member was a huge success. Below is a recap of what events took place and a foreshadow of future Arbor Week Activities. 

  • Daily Tree Facts & Trivia on Friends of Donald Facebook page

  • Tree Scavenger Hunt: Help with our City's Local Tree Inventory (year-round activity)

  • Online Tree ID Interactive Session with Jim Gersbach (year-round activity)

  • Coloring & Drawing Contest: All Week: Age Groups, Prizes! 

  • Arbor Day Celebration: Donald's Hometown Park

    • Mayor Proclamation for Arbor Day​

    • Tree Plantings 

    • Storytime

Brought to you by the Donald Planning Commission/Tree Board

COLORING & DRAWING PAGE

To get a Coloring Sheet:

  • Click button below & print

  • Pick up at City Hall

Arbor Week might be over, but the fun doesn't have to stop! The coloring page can be printed or picked up at City Hall year-round for a fun & free activity! 

Disclaimer: No prizes will be awarded for coloring pages submitted after May 3rd. 

Age Groups:

0 to 5 years

6 to 14 years

15 years to adult

The Donald Tree Board is starting an inventory of trees in Donald and they would like your help by participating in a tree scavenger hunt! All you have to do to help is walk around town, visually observing the trees you see and write down your answers to the scavenger hunt questions. 

Scavenger hunt questions are available to print by clicking the button below or you can pickup a copy at the Little Library outside of City Hall. 

TREE SCAVENGER HUNT

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ONLINE TREE IDENTIFICATION

If you've ever wanted to know more about the tree on your property, now is your chance! In partnership with Jim Gersbach, an Oregon Community Tree Board Member, you can submit photos for identification year-round. 

You will need to provide 4 pictures of the tree:

  1. Tree as a whole

  2. Tree's bark

  3. Tree's needle or leaf

  4. Tree's flower, nut or fruit (if produced)

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Once you've submitted your photos, you will be contacted to arrange and interactive session with Jim Gersbach. 

Interactive Tree ID Session: April 28, 2021 

The video to the left is of the Interactive Tree ID Session that took place during the City of Donald's 1st Annual Arbor Week!