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Earth Day – Free distribution of trees

Join us on April 27 and 28 for the many activities planned for Earth Day. It’s an opportunity to help protect our environment.

To mark the occasion, trees will be distributed free of charge at the Public Works Yard on Saturday, April 27. An online reservation form will be available on March 14, allowing you to choose your tree species and avoid the wait on the day of the distribution. You can pick up your tree at any time between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. The first 100 people to reserve a tree online can also get a free rain barrel.

Here is a list of tree species that will be available on Saturday, April 27 at the Public Works Yard:

Here are the dates when you can choose, reserve, and pick up your tree:

When? Where? What?
March 14, 12 to 7 p.m. City Hall
Reservation assistance* and consultation with a forest engineer in person or by phone
March 14, starting at 4 p.m. www.pointe-claire.ca Online reservation begins*
April 19, 4:30 p.m. www.pointe-claire.ca End of the reservation period
April 27, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Public Works Yard
50 Terra-Cotta Avenue
Free distribution*:

  • 575 trees
  • Compost and wood chips
  • Cones to collect organic waste
  • The first 100 people to reserve a tree online will get a free rain barrel.

*Make sure to have your MULTI Card.


Other planned activities:

When? Where? What?
April 27, 10 a.m.
Library – Valois Branch Story Hour – Earth Day
April 27, 3 p.m. Library – Valois Branch Craft: Spring Fling 3D Art
April 27, 3 p.m. Stewart Hall Cultural Centre Clown performance: H2O
April 27, 9 a.m. Terra-Cotta Natural Park Clean-up and tree planting
April 28, 2 p.m. Stewart Hall Art Gallery Macramé Plant Hangers
April 28
1:15 p.m. (ages 5 to 9)
3 p.m. (ages 8 to 12)
Central Library LEGO® Club Meetings – All Mixed Up


Information: 514-630-1230, tp@pointe-claire.ca