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A Day of Service

This year is Reeves-Reed Arboretum’s 50th Anniversary, and our first event in our year-long celebration of this milestone was a great success!

For 26 years, Shaping Summit Together, a 501c3 organization, has celebrated the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr by creating a town-wide Day of Service. “Make it a day on! Not a day off!” is their motto for the holiday.

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50th Anniversary

Here in Summit, people generally don't call us by our full name, "Reeves-Reed Arboretum." Usually, when you hear locals speak of this place, they just mention "the arboretum" -- and anyone who is a local knows exactly what that means. RRA is intertwined with the history of Summit and ...

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Why You Should Volunteer More!

At Reeves-Reed Arboretum, volunteers are essential to our mission and they are one of the greatest strengths of our organization.  Volunteers provide necessary support in the gardens and make special events and festivals possible.  Our diverse volunteer pool includes students, retirees, avid gardeners, schools, teachers, nature lovers, and corporate groups.  Some volunteer for a few hours, and some volunteer on a regular basis. 

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