Bloom Town Mississippi Training - CMO OPPORTUNITY

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Earn 2 CMO Elective Credits by attending MS Urban Forest Council's Bloom Town Mississippi Training

February 21, 2018
MS Craft Center, 950 Rice Road, Ridgeland, MS 39157
$50 per person

What: Learn how to put year round color in your community with trees, shrubs and flowers. Also,
learn about cut flower and pollinator gardening, weed barriers and mulches, using rain barrel
irrigation systems. Inspire homeowners and business owners to contribute to the enhancement of your
town. You will learn how to develop resources to help you with local projects

Who: Invite your city leaders, city employees and civic groups that contribute to the
beautification and green revitalization of your community.

Best of: 5 trees, 5 shrubs, 10 perennials, 10 annuals for color in your town.

Guest Speakers:
Garden Mama, Nellie Neal and Tim Burgess "Pollinator King"

Register three ways:
1. Email
2. Call/text to (601) 672-0755
3. Register on FB Messenger at Mississippi Urban Forest Council

Who will benefit: City leaders, city employees that oversee parks and other green spaces, civic
groups that help with city beautification, urban foresters, landscape architects, businesses and
neighborhood associations.

Cost: $50 per person, Purchase Orders accepted. MUFC members get 10% discount. Continuing education
credits for elected officials, parks and rec, foresters, landscape architects and others.

For more information on MS Urban Forest programs, please visit their website at and contact executive director, Donna Yowell on ways you can enhance your community, home or business property with trees and healthy landscapes.

You may contact Donna via phone at (601) 672-0755, by email at or on Facebook.