Free Tree Seedlings for Arbor Day

Celebrate Earth Day (April 22) and Arbor Day (April 29) by planting native trees!

The City's Forestry section and the Lake Forest Open Lands Association are giving away free tree seedlings to Lake Forest residents at various parks around town. Seedlings are restocked daily while supplies last.

Douglas Fir and Serbian Spruce tree seedlings will be available at the following locations:

City of Lake Forest locations
•    City Hall (220 E Deerpath Rd)
•    West Park (850 Summit Ave)
•    South Park (150 S Maywood Rd)
•    Northcroft Park (1365 S Ridge Rd)
•    Everett Park (1191 Everett School Rd)

Lake Forest Open Lands locations
•    Mellody Farm Nature Preserve
•    Middlefork Farm Nature Preserve
•    West Skokie Nature Preserve
•    Everett Farm Nature Preserve
•    Skokie River Nature Preserve
•    Derwen Mawr Nature Preserve

We also invite you to check out the Forestry section's new Tree Map, where you can locate and identify tree species across the City!
Stay Informed!