2017 Events

2017 Tree Planting - with The Nature Conservancy at Edge of Applachia
OVFF is teaming up with The Nature Conservancy to plant Chestnut trees at Edge of Applachia
The OVFF will be helping The Nature Conservancy to plant 500 American Chestnut seedlings at the Edge of Appalachia nature preserve. We are looking for volunteers to help with the tree planting and enjoy the beauty of a day at the nature preserve.
Where:   Meet at the Eulett  Center, 4274 Waggoner Riffle Rd., West Union Ohio 45693 - about 1 1/2 hrs. east of Cincinnati.
When:   March 18th & 25th (planting prep work - tree tube shelters assembled and stakes set), April 8th (tree  planting)
Time:    Meet at the Eulett Center 9:30 AM then drive to parking area (30 mins, and rough road - can carpool) then hike one mile uphill to planting site.
             We will work till 3:00 and have a break for lunch and beauty.
Make sure you have hiking boots, work gloves, water bottle and a lunch. We hope you will join us and bring a friend or make a new friend. 
If you are interested, please e-mail Angela Burke at angela.burke@tnc.org. e-mail or call with any questions: 614 717-2770, ext. 144. 
  
2017 Tree Bagging/Giveaway
OVFF Free Tree Program: Spring Seedling Roundup
Wednesday March 22nd 7-9 PM
Blue Ash Distributing Warehouse, 11013 Kenwood Rd.
We've got 5200 tree seedlings and we are teaming up with the Federated Garden Clubs of Cincinnati again to count, bag and box them for our annual spring tree giveaway through our Public Libraries and other groups. As always, we're counting on you, so please lend a hand! Its great working together to help kids discover the rewards of planting trees, and as usual, we'll have extra tree seedlings available to volunteers, so please bring a friend or come and make a friend.
Groups interested in larger quantities, please call - Phone # 253 650-7816 or e-mail: ovfftrees@gmail.com.

2017 Tree Bagging with Taking Root
OVFF is helping Taking Root with their tree bagging and giveaway
Wednesday April 19th 6-8PM 
Glenwood Gardens Technical Facility, 377 Sheffield Rd. Cincinnati, Ohio 45240
Join us to bag and box 3500 Northern Red Oak tree seedlings to be given away to elementary school students in Hamilton County
Help us to inspire the next generation of the rewards of planting trees. There will be free pizza and time to talk trees.
Please sign up at the Taking Root website: www.takingroot.info
Questions? e-mail to mstenger@takingroot.info or call Matt at 513 831-8441   
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