The annual Trees for Troops program is part of the Spirit of Christmas Foundation.
The Bethlehem Elementary students harvested the trees planted in 2015 this week, just in time for Christmas.
The NH/VT Trees for Troops program sent 398 trees south to service members this year.
By Jill Armstrong
Strolling through grassy fields, our eyes shielded from the bright sun overhead, my boyfriend, Matt, and I inspected rows of evergreen trees for the perfect one to bring home for the holidays.
There are plenty of locally-grown Christmas trees at local farms.
Get a jumpstart into the holiday spirit by volunteering!
The Rocks will be open daily starting Nov. 26 for cut-your-own Christmas trees, fresh-cut trees, and wreaths.
Janet Hill has volunteered at The Rocks for more than a decade.
Three guided hikes to get members outside and learning more about history, forestry and stewardship.