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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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Pollinators & Nectarines

"The most common way gardeners attempt to connect with insects is by planting for butterflies. It is a noble idea... Sadly, the execution of this enterprise is so often directed by misinformation that we end up having fewer butterflies than we started with."
-Doug Tallamy, Bringing Nature Home

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