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4th Annual Mayor’s Greening Initiative

The Mayor’s Greening Initiative is a partnership with the Mayor’s office, Friends of Grand Rapids Parks, and the City’s Forestry Department as a way to engage the entire community in… Read More

Neighborhood Forester Tree Planting Class

Spring is upon us! And with that, so is the start of our 2019 tree planting season! We are excited to offer our Tree Planting class with guest instructors Nathan… Read More

Mayor’s Greening Initiative Community Tree Planting

volunteer Join the Mayor’s Greening Initiative and volunteer at the tree planting on Saturday 28th!  Never planted a tree before?  No problem!  Our team will give you step by step… Read More

Tree Planting: Ottawa Hills

What: Ottawa Hills community tree planting! Where: Meet at the corner of Fisk and Iroquois When: Thursday, October 19th from 3pm-7pm Who: Come and join even if you have no experience!… Read More

Palmer Elementary School tree planting

Join FGRP for a Planting for Our Future tree planting at Palmer Elementary School!

Bridge Street Tree Planting

Join FGRP for a community tree planting along Bridge Street!

Seeds of Promise Community Green Up

Join SEEDS OF PROMISE and FRIENDS OF GRAND RAPIDS PARKS‘ Urban Forest Project for a spring tree planting, neighborhood cleanup, and community fun!

East Hills Community Tree Planting

Join FGRP for a community tree planting at Cherry Park on Saturday April 23rd!

Join Friends of GR Parks for a special Arbor Day planting!

Arbor Day is a special day at Friends of Grand Rapids Parks, as it offers our staff a chance to share our love of trees and parks with the Grand… Read More

The Other Way Ministries Fruit Orchard Planting!

Join us for the first ever fruit tree planting on the West side on Sunday October 16th at 1pm!