Tree-planting expands Memorial Park projects for Texas Arbor Day Posted in: Lifestyle The Elgin Parks & Recreation Department celebrated Texas Arbor Day on Saturday with its annual tree-planting event at Elgin Memorial Park near the Elgin Recreation Center. Attendees helped plant trees for the Edible Arbor Walk, which consists of a series of fruit- and nut-bearing trees in front of the Rec Center, and an area of native Texas plants to serve as a “stepping stone” for wildlife. Activities and information were also available at the park on Saturday morning.Learn more about the Edible Arbor Walk project, the pollinator gardens and the Texas native restoration area at the Elgin Recreation Center at ...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!