Community Tree Planting Body Content The Parks Maintenance & Operations section provides several community tree planting events throughout the year. School-Oriented EventsAnnual Earth DayEach year the City offers a community tree planting in honour of Earth Day. Check out the City of Brampton Events Calendar for details. National Tree DayThe National Tree Day Planting Event occurs during the third Wednesday in September. This is an event for Brampton elementary schools geared towards students in Grades 4 and 5. Activities and lessons in the event include tree planting, information about pollinators, instructions on tree monitoring and the benefits of trees. The event can accommodate up to 100 students. Cost: Free of charge (includes free bussing) Time: 3-4 hours Location: Various Brampton parks To qualify for the National Tree Day Planting Event, write a letter telling us why trees are important to you. Deadline for letters is May 1, 2016. Send all submissions to: Parks Maintenance & Operations129 Glidden RoadBrampton, ON L6W 3L9 For more information about the event, email email@example.com. Community-Oriented EventsAnnual Scouts/Guides Tree PlantingIn partnership with the Toronto Region Conservation Authority (TRCA), Brampton Parks hosts an annual Scouts/Guides tree planting event at Valleybrook Park. Brampton Parks and the Scouts have been hosting this event for over 25 years. Brampton residents are welcome to participate in the event, which occurs on the first Saturday in May and includes a free BBQ. To register or find out more information about the event, email firstname.lastname@example.org.Earth Day Community Tree PlantingEach year the City offers a community tree planting in honour of Earth Day. Check out the City of Brampton Events Calendar for details.Community Parks DayThe Community Parks Day event occurs during the first Saturday in October and runs from 11:00am to 2:00pm. The event includes tree planting, children's activities, information booths and a free BBQ. To register or find out more information about the event, including the location, email email@example.com.