The City of Jasper’s Comprehensive Local Environmental Action Network Community Project, the city park and recreation department, and Patoka 2000 will conduct their annual tree giveaway this Friday, March 22nd.
Seedlings from the state tree nursery will be given to the general public at the Arnold F. Habig Community Center beginning at 9 am and continuing until the supply is depleted.
Various types of tree seedlings will be available. Information about selecting the proper location for each kind of tree and how to plant them will also be available.
Those picking up tree seedlings should bring along a container such as a small bucket for transportation home. Each person will be allowed up to six trees.