Take time to plant a tree Nov. 8

Tree Appreciation Day and Urban Forest Walk Nov. 8.

Oak Bay hosts its Tree Appreciation Day and Urban Forest Walk Nov. 8.

Meet at the Uplands Park sign at Beach Drive. From 10 a.m. to noon, help plant native plants in areas cleared of invectives.

Bring your family, trowels, gloves and shovels. From 11:30 to 1 p.m., join HAT and Friends of Uplands Park experts for a walk through Uplands Park and then join Dr. Larry McCann, a UVic expert on on the Uplands development, for a walk through the neighbourhood.