The city of Kennewick will celebrate Arbor Day on Saturday with a 9 a.m. tree planting in Lawrence Scott Park at 6020 W. Quinault in Kennewick.
The 12 trees being planted are provided by the city, the Blue Mountain District of the Basin Bloomers Garden Club and the Mid-Columbia Community Forestry Council.
ConAgra Foods Lamb Weston also is partnering in the tree planting event.
The city will also be presented with its 2012 Tree City USA award.
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Downtown Kennewick to hold spring cleanup
The Historic Downtown Kennewick Partnership is sponsoring a spring cleanup.
From 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday, volunteers will do a variety of projects, including removing gum from sidewalks and pressure washing buildings.
For more information or to volunteer, call 582-7221.