April 4, 2014: City of Dubuque Forester Steve Pregler will present an Arbor Day program on Thursday, April 24, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Atrium Conference Room at Clarke University.
Pregler will discuss the emerald ash borer infestation spreading across eastern Iowa as well as answer questions about tree selection and care.
The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.
The program is sponsored by the Clarke University Sustainability Council and the Clarke University Tree Advisory Committee, in cooperation with the Office of the President.
For more information, contact the Clarke University Marketing and Communication Office at (563)588-6318.
Clarke University is a Catholic, liberal arts and sciences university dedicated to preparing students who positively impact their workplace, family and community. Academic offerings include more than 40 undergraduate liberal arts and pre-professional programs, a robust adult degree program and six graduate degree programs. Founded in 1843 by the Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Clarke is located near the Mississippi River in the thriving city of Dubuque, Iowa. It is the only BVM university in the country.