City of Gering Nebraska
 
 
 

Northfield Park & Charlie Fenster Arboretum Dedication

Northfield Park & Charlie Fenster Arboretum Dedication

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                   Contact:  Ron Ernst, Parks Director

April 20, 2017                                                                                    Tel.: (308) 631-4839

NORTHFIELD PARK AND CHARLIE FENSTER ARBORETUM DEDICATION CEREMONY TO BE HELD ON APRIL 28, 2017 AT NORTHFIELD PARK IN GERING

GERING:  On Arbor Day, April 28, 2017, the Gering Park and Tree Board will hold a Dedication Ceremony at 1 p.m at the corner of Pacific Boulevard and Holly Drive in Gering (southeast corner of Northfield Park).  The Dedication is being held for the renaming of Northfield Park and Arboretum to the Northfield Park and Charlie Fenster Arboretum in memory and in honor of Charlie Fenster who was a long-time Gering Park and Tree Board Member. 

At 2 p.m. on April 28, 2017, there will be a tree planting ceremony with fourth grade students from Northfield Elementary School near the Northfield Park bridge (west end of Holly Drive).    

Both events are open to the public.