The Ocean Pines Garden Club held its annual Arbor Day memorial tree planting ceremony on Thursday, April 13 at 10:30 am at Pintail Park in Ocean Pines.
Loved ones who passed away in 2016 were memorialized at the event with the planting of a tree. Ocean Pines Garden Club members and the general public were invited to attend and participate in the planting.
Worcester County Commissioner Chip Bertino and Ocean Pines Association Board of Directors Vice President Dave Stevens were special guests. Stevens presented an official proclamation from the association in recognition of the day.
Lunch was held at The Cove at Mumford’s in Ocean Pines following the ceremony.
For more information, contact Denise Sawyer, director of marketing and public relations for the Ocean Pines Association, at 410-641-7717 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photo Caption: Pictured (L-R) are Worcester County Commissioner Chip Bertino, Ocean Pines Garden Club President Meg Herrick, OPA Director Dave Stevens and Ocean Pines Garden Club event organizer Marian Bickerstaff. (Photo Credit: Ocean Pines Association)