Gov. Brian Sandoval proclaimed Oct. 21-27 as Nevada Shade Tree Week, and the Gardnerville Ranchos General Improvement District is inviting the public to celebrate the week at a later date, 10 a.m. Nov. 7 at Mitch Park.
The celebration will highlight the planting of two large trees, one pin oak and one red oak, provided by a grant from the Nevada Shade Tree Council. Dink Getty of Genoa Tree Farm donated some of his time and provided discounts for the trees.
Besides the tree celebration, the event will provide an opportunity to learn about park updates.
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