On Sunday, Feb. 24 at 11am, the group will host a public Orchard Day. Everyone is invited to the outdoor area of the Montford Recreation Center, 34 Pearson Drive, to take care of more than two dozen mature trees, learn about their virtues and "generally goof off."
As if you need more incentive, they'll be serving Hickory Nut Gap hot dogs and playing games that are "nut to be missed." Bring a wheelbarrow, pitchfork, digging fork, shovel, pruners, hammer and any other tools you have on hand. Don't forget gloves and drinking water.
To learn more about the Buncombe Fruit and Nut Club's projects and activities, visit http://buncombefruitnuts.blogspot.com.