By KAROLYN GEPHART
Keep Pearland Beautiful will give away eight different varieties of native trees at their Arbor Day Tree Giveaway event at the Stella Roberts Recycling Center on Saturday, Jan. 26, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. or when all trees are given away. There is a two tree per household limit.
The trees include cedar elm, overcup oak, loblolly pine, southern magnolia, native persimmon, Chickasaw plum, eastern redbud and red maple.
KPB is encouraging a suggested donation of $10 per tree.
Trees for Houston is sponsoring tree event.
For more information on the KPB or the Arbor Day Tree Giveaway, go to www.mykpb.org.
The recycling center is located at 5800 Magnolia St. in Pearland.
Keep Pearland Beautiful is a 501(c)(3) non-profit environmental organization affiliated with Keep Texas Beautiful, Inc. and Keep America Beautiful, Inc.
The mission of Keep Pearland Beautiful is to empower Pearland citizens to take responsibility for their environment. The vision of Keep Pearland Beautiful is that Pearland will be the cleanest and most beautiful city in Texas.