All hands on deck for Tree Appreciation Day

Bowker Creek Park the site of environmental event Sunday

Oak Bay residents can show their love for urban forests during Tree Appreciation Day on Sunday (Oct. 30).

The third annual event happens from 10 a.m. to noon on the west side of Bowker Creek Park. People of all ages can help plant trees and shrubs in the park. Participants are encouraged to dress for the weather, since the event happens rain or shine.

Public access is off Cranmore Road and behind Oak Bay High school.