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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Arbor Day Celebration and Art Contest - April 28

Arbor Day 2019

The city is hosting a free and fun-filled Arbor Day Celebration on Sunday, April 28, from 1:00-3:00 p.m. in Millennium Park. This family-friendly event includes face painting, a craft activity, a plant giveaway, educational displays, as well as a display of entries from the all-ages art contest. (Click here to view photos from last year's Arbor Day!)


All entries:

  • Not to exceed 9” x 12”
  • May be any two-dimensional medium: pencil, watercolor, crayon, marker, oil, photo, digital design, etc.
  • Theme: Wonders of Nature (any aspect of nature is acceptable)
  • Must list artist’s name, category, address and phone number on the back of the art piece

Art contest entries were due March 29.

For more information, contact Melissa Orscheln, Public Information Officer & Management Analyst, at or (314) 442-2081.

Arbor Day Flyer 2019

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