Judi Dench: My Passion for Trees

Oscar-winning Dame Judi Dench filmed the program ‘Judi Dench: My Passion for Trees’ for BBC One where she explores the life cycle and stories of trees in Great Briton. According to the show, “Judi has long been fascinated with trees, ever since she was a child. She shared her passion with her late husband, actor Michael Williams, and together they nurtured a collection of trees at the bottom of their six-acre garden. For the past seven years, she has continued to care for this woodland with her close companion, wildlife enthusiast David Mills. Throughout this time, Judi has continually planted

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Every Tree Has A Story

Last year, Tree Fredericksburg planted 150 trees in Dixon Park. The 40 volunteers who did all the work came from George Mason University and planted those trees in celebration of their friend’s 21st birthday. They all wrote birthday wishes and buried them under the roots when they planted the trees. A number of the volunteers were from Thailand and had never used a shovel. They wore traditional silk robes with silk shoes, and they dug their hearts out. They plan to come visit the trees after five years to celebrate their friendship. Every tree we plant has a story. Help

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Five Thousand One Hundred & Sixty Eight Trees

FIVE THOUSAND ONE HUNDRED SIXTY EIGHT. That’s the number of trees we’ve planted in Fredericksburg over the past seven years. Help us keep planting–and watering, and taking proper care of–all these wonderful trees. To do that we need a new truck. Our current one has more than 250,000 miles on it. You can pitch in to help on May 3 by donating a penny a tree–$51.68 (or whatever you can)–during the Community Give.

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Every Tree Has A Story

Last year, Tree Fredericksburg planted 150 trees in Dixon Park. The 40 volunteers who did all the work came from George Mason University and planted

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