Arbor Day Celebration 2021

Saturday, April 24, 2021
9:00 am - 11:00 am



Parks Division
435-627-4530



Leisure Department @ City Commons Building
(435)627-4500

Join the Parks Division and the Tonaquint Nature Center staff for the annual Arbor Day Celebration. This year, community volunteers will be planting trees in the northeast section of Tonaquint Cemetery. The addition of more trees to the park will add to the overall beauty and wonder of Tonaquint Park. Volunteers can check-in at the Nature Center. Planting will be done at the cemetery. 

Event Highlights Includes:

Crafts/Activities for Youth

Hot Dogs/Chips refreshments for volunteers

Shrubbery giveaways




Frequently Asked Questions

We suggest bringing a pair of gardening/work gloves if you don’t like your hands getting dirty.  We will be planting trees, picking up litter and helping clean up trash to beautify the cemetery. 

There is no free to participant in this amazing stewardship project so bring the whole family and enjoy a morning at the park.

Yes, the Shade Tree Board grills hot dogs and serves them all the volunteers. There will also be chips and water available. 

Of course!  This unique event is a wonderful opportunity for a child with special needs to be part of improving his/her own park.  While you are at the nature center, please stop and view the progress being made at the All-Abilities playground.

The whole community! We encourage anyone, young to old, to join in our morning stewardship project.

Arbor Day Celebration is organized by the City of St. George Leisure Services Department, The Shade Tree Board and Star Nursery.