Griffin Saves His Tree: Story of A Nantucket Elm Tree

Join Island artist Maria Zodda and see the puppet show and hear the story of Nantucket Elms starring Elvia Elm, the Giant Elm at Five Corners.  After you learn about Griffin and Elvia. Children will make and decorate their own tree branch to take home.  Elvira Elm will both delight and educate children about these special giants that grace our beautiful island.

Sponsored by the Nantucket Land Council.

Maria Zodda is a retired Special Education teacher and school volunteer.  She has lived on Nantucket since 2000 and has written 2 children’s books.  Her grandkids serve as inspiration.  The Nantucket Land Council supported the publication of Griffin Saves His Tree.

The Nantucket Historical Association preserves and interprets the history of Nantucket through its programs, collections, and properties, in order to promote the island’s significance and foster an appreciation of it among all audiences.

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