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Trees Are Us Committee Teee Planting

On Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 8:30 a.m., the Trees Are Us Committee will meet to do some tree planting at Veterans Memorial Park, 1645 23rd Street. The committee will meet in the parking lot on the east side of 23rd Street. There are eight trees that need to be planted at this location and then the group will plant 28 additional trees along 53rd Avenue. It is recommended to dress accordingly for the weather. Volunteers should wear sturdy shoes and gloves. If possible, bring a shovel or a rake. Some tools will be provided.

Any volunteers over the age of 8 years of age are welcome. Ages 8 - 13 should be accompanied by an adult.

The Trees Are Us Committee is a volunteer group that is sponsored by the City of Bettendorf whose mission is to enhance the Bettendorf community through the planting and preservation of trees. Over the last 25 years, the committee has planted over 2,500 trees in the parks, right-of-ways, and other public spaces

For further information contact Parks and Recreation Director Steve Grimes at 563 344-4115 or sgrimes@bettendorf.org.