TREE WEEK

Programme of Events

Offaly

Bramble cottage planting

Venue

Ballyteigue Little, Ballycommon
Ballycommon

Date

5th March

Time

15:00

Organiser

Bayliss Crew / Charlene Delaney

Description

Tree planting for bees

Phone

0874683952

Email

moonpromo@hotmail.com

Is this event open to the public?

No

 

Tree planting

Venue

Galbally Apriary and Gardens

Date

5th March

Time

14:00

Organiser

Galbally residents concerned about the loss of natural habitat / Jerome Phair

Description

Planting trees to provide nectar and pollen for honeybees, bumblebees and flying insects. Also to provide natural habitat and food for birds and all other wildlife.

Phone

085 1234732

Email

jeromephair@hotmail.com

Is this event open to the public?

Yes

Trees for bees

Venue

Killmurray
Tullamore

Date

5th March

Time

14:00

Organiser

Niall O’Reilly

Description

We will be planting trees, opening a bee hive for first inspection.

Phone

+353876665411

Email

Oreillytullamore@gmail.com

Is this event open to the public?

No

Crann School Visit and Guided walk

Venue

Boys NS
Birr
Co Offaly

Date

10th March

Time

10:00 – 16:00

Organiser

Crann – Trees for Ireland /¬†Marguerite Arbuthnot O’Brien

Description

Dale Treadwell, on behalf of Crann – Trees for Ireland, will visit the school with environmental education activities, incorporating tree planting. This will be followed a guided visit to Birr Castle & Gardens.

Phone

016275075

Email

info@crann.ie

Website

crann.ie

Is this event open to the public?

No

 

Selecting the right tree for your garden and Tree planting demonstration

Venue

Woodfield Cafe and Garden Centre
Tullamore Road
Birr
Co Offaly

Date

11th March

Time

10:30

Organiser

Dermot Ward

Description

We will be choosing three different trees for small medium and large gardens. Explaining the difference between bare root and pot grown trees. Planting demonstration and maintenance of your tree in its first year after planting.
This is a free event and children are welcome. Booking is essential either by phone or email.

Phone

0894424335

Email

wardsgardencentre@gmail.com

Is this event open to the public?

Yes

Tree Planting For Pollinators

Venue

The Picnic Area
Geashill

Date

12th March

Time

15:00

Organiser

Geashill Tidy Towns / Pat Foley

Description

A celebration of the planting of 30 understorey flowering trees, among them spindle, guelder rose, common buckthorn, and wild cherry to support bees and other pollinators.
This action is an important part of the implementation of The Pollinator Plan, 2015-20.

Phone

0864664566

Email

pvmfoley@gmail.com

Is this event open to the public?

Yes

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