TREES Inc. -- P.O. Box 3683 -- Terre Haute, IN 47803
Calendar of TREES Events-2015
Photography Contest 2011
West Cent. Ind. Recycling Summit
Photography Contest 2012
The TREES Inc. annual meeting was held at the "Red Barn at Sycamore Farm" on September 15, 2016. A social gathering began at 6 p.m. followed by a buffet style dinner at 7pm. The meal was prepared by chef Kris Kraut of the Butler's Pantry Food Co.
The business of the evening commenced with the approval of the August board meeting minutes. This was followed by the treasurer's report and the president's review of the year. Next was the nominating report and election of new members, returning members renewing memberships, and officers.
Carrie Tauscher from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources was the featured speaker.
In closing, the annual "Green and Growing" and "Mighty Oak" awards were presented to Kristine O'Hare and Jane Morse.
And, here's a big shout out to Kim Kimbler for her tireless efforts in organizing the evening.
Keynote speaker Carrie Tauscher.at the podium speaks on the important roll trees play in our environment.
Calendar of TREES Events-2016
Jane Morse, the 2016 recipient of the "Mighty Oak" award. Pictured with Jane is her husband, Dr. John Morse.
Photography Contest 2016
The Indiana Bicentennial Commission has endorsed the 2016 TREES Inc. Photography Contest: "Bicentennial Trees, Celebrating Terre Haute's Canopy" as a Bicentennial Legacy Project.
L - R: Greg Phegley, Adam Grossman, Carrie Tauscher, Kristine O'Hare, Vicky Burke, and Kim Kimbler
Joy Sacopulos and Richard Burden are photographed as they leave :The Red Barn".
Kristine O'Hare (center) is the proud recipient of the 2016 "Green and Growing" award. Pictured with Kristine are Andrew Southard and Kim Kimbler.
Kim Kimbler announces the winner of the 2016 "Green and Growing" award.
John "Tool Man" Woelfle passed the baton to Gregg Carrick on September 24, 2016. John is an original founding member of TREES Inc. and has been the keeper of the tools for almost as long. John has been a fantastic force with TREES and we look forward to many more years with John as a valued, productive, and loyal teammate.
Three of the new TREES made it to the October 6, 2016 meeting. L to R: John Sare, Shikha Bhattacharyya, and Mark Adkins.
TREES' Tribute Video
to Dr. Marion Jackson
--REMEMBER TO RECYCLE --
As a part of "America Recycles Day 2016", TREES' Joy Sacopulos led the ceremony for a public dedication of a mini recycling center at ISU's Cunningham Memorial Library.
L to R: Joy Sacopulos (TREES), Kristine O'Hare (TREES), Robin Crumrin (Dean of Library Services), and Paul Reed (TREES and ISU Recycle Center). November 15, 2016