Free simply potted tree and shrub seedlings will be given away on Earth Day, April 22, 2020 from 3 to 6 p.m. at the Little Lakes Community Center, 4705 South Main Street, Hemlock, NY 14466.
Selection includes: blue or white spruce evergreens, tulip trees, elderberry or butterfly bushes. Only take what you can care for (planting instructions included.) Donations accepted. Limit of 3 per species and 5 total per customer.
To access choose one of two options by 12 p.m.: either an email to contact@littlelakesNY.org or a phone call to arrange with Carol at 585-727-2230.
1) Appointments in 15 minute increments between 3 to 6 p.m. can be made to stop by the parking lot of Little Lakes Community Center, 4705 S. Main St., Hemlock. Be sure to follow the parking lot patterns marked to maintain physical distancing.
2) If delivery (within a 15 mile radius) is a better option for you, those arrangements can be made for the time window of 12 to 6 p.m. on Earth Day. Be sure to have in mind a place outdoors that is sheltered from wind for the delivery person to place the seedlings.