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La Grange Park to host Arbor Day celebration

Published: Thursday, May 15, 2014 10:51 a.m. CDT

LA GRANGE PARK – La Grange Park will host its annual Arbor Day ceremony on Friday.

The celebration will begin at 1 p.m. at the La Grange Park Public Library, 555 N. La Grange Road. A star magnolia will be planted at this year's ceremony in honor of Dixie Conkis, who served as executive director at the library for more than 30 years.

For more information, contact the village at 708-354-0225, or the library at 708-352-0100.

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