Elgin Memorial Park receives tree donations Posted in: Lifestyle Over the last month and a half, the Elgin Parks & Recreation Department has received nine tree donations for the historic Elgin Memorial Park. In the last few weeks, the Elgin Parks & Recreation staff have planted two almond trees, a peach tree, a pear tree, American sycamore, weeping willow, river birch, lob-lolly pine and filbert tree, generously donated by the public. The Parks Department will be hosting a “Park Beautification Day” at the historic Fleming Community Center just in time for Senior Picnic in the Park and the opening of Morris Memorial Pool. If you’d like to help us plant ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!