Planting for the future
SES students celebrate Arbor Day with seven new coniferous trees at Hileman Field
May 26, 2021
The German-Swiss poet Herman Hesse once wrote "Trees are sanctuaries. Whoever knows how to listen to them, can learn the truth".
On May 19, the Saratoga-Encampment-Rawlins Conservation District (SERCD), the Wyoming Forestry Division and the Saratoga Recreation Department helped students from Saratoga Elementary School (SES) plant their own sanctuaries. Students from kindergarten through 6th grade all played a part in planting their own class tree.
This school year, the students of SES were able to experience the outdoors throughout the seasons in an outdoor classroom started by Leanne Cor...