The trees are here! Starting Tuesday December, 1 Cabin John Park VFD will begin it’s sale of Christmas Trees. This annual event is one of our largest fundraisers. The Tree Lot will be open weekdays from 2PM to 9PM and on Weekends from 9AM to 9PM.
Click “Read More” for pricing information, and our tree preservative recipe!
Prices are as follows:
- 5-6ft $70
- 6-7ft $80
- 7-8ft $90
- 8-9ft $100
- 9-10ft $120
- 10ft+ $135
As Cabin John Park VFD is an IRS-recognized non-profit organization, your contribution will be considered a tax deduction, and you will receive a receipt with purchase confirming your donation to our department.
Also, once you purchase a tree, why not try out our tree preservative recipe?
Tree Preservative Recipe:
Please use caution, as recipe contains ingredients that are hazardous to humans and pets if swallowed!
FILL A 2 GALLON BUCKET, 2/3 FULL WITH BOILING WATER AND STIR IN THE FOLLOWING INGREDIENTS:
- 1 PINT KARO CORN SYRUP (CLEAR)
- 1 “PINCH” EPSOM SALT
- ½ TEASPOON OF BORAX POWDER
- 2 OUNCES LIQUID CLOROX BLEACH
STIR VIGOROUSLY AND POUR MIXTURE INTO TREE STAND (ENSURE THAT YOU PLACE A PROTECTIVE CONTAINER BENEATH TREE STAND!)
SECURELY COVER REMAINDER OF MIXTURE FOR FUTURE USE, PERIODICALLY TOPPING-OFF TREE STAND