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Texas Tech Plans Arbor Day Celebration

Hope Lenamon

April 25, 2017

Arbor Day

Red Raiders will work together to help beautify the Texas Tech campus.

Arbor Day

WHAT: The annual Arbor Day event provides Texas Tech University students, faculty and staff the opportunity to work together to beautify the campus, build a sense of community and receive recognition.

WHEN: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday (April 28)

WHERE: Memorial Circle

EVENT: The Arbor Day event will feature live music and free food and T-shirts. Groups also will be planting at the event.

The event's schedule is as follows:

  • 11 a.m.-1 p.m. – Free food, T-shirt and water bottle given to those with a Texas Tech student I.D. while supplies last. Shirts are $5 for faculty and staff.
  • 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. – Participants may pot a plant.
  • 11:40 a.m.-12:40 p.m. – John Rush: "The Human iPod" performs.
  • 12:45 p.m.-1:20 p.m. – Student Organization Awards take place.
  • 1:20 p.m. – Planting begins.

For more information, visit the Texas Tech Arbor Day website.

CONTACT: Claire Maginness, associate director, Student Union and Activities, Texas Tech University, (806) 834-1884 or claire.maginness@ttu.edu

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