GrandErie Home Hardware hosts tree planting event

GrandErie Home Hardware hosts tree planting event

BYNG—Byng Island Conservation area was the setting for a tree planting event held by GrandErie Home Hardware last Thursday, September 22, 2022. The project, a partnership between Home Hardware and Trees Canada, celebrated its 30th anniversary this year. Participants planted a total of eight new trees in Byng, including four red maples and four sugar maples. Pictured (l-r) are Courtney Tayler, Park Operations Technician at GRCA, Erin Maitland, Community Advisor at Tree Canada, Councillors Rob Shirton and Bernie Corbett, Mayor Ken Hewitt, Store Manager Don Kenney, Garden Centre Manager Michelle VanRavenswaay, and Dealer-Owner Wes Zantingh. —Photo courtesy of Cheryl Egger.