Tree planting party Saturday

North Campus Village at Park Avenue and North B Street has received a $10,000 grant from Alliant Energy and Trees Forever and will be planting 84 trees 10 a.m. to noon and 1-4 p.m. Saturday.

North Campus Village Tree Team would like help in planting eastern red cedars, redbuds, hackberrys, Norway spruces, Ohio buckeyes and more. The holes will be pre-dug, trees delivered to the site, and a mulch and watering truck will follow.

Cookies, drinks and sandwiches will be provided to volunteers needing lunch.

Volunteer are asked to call Renee or Rolf Erickson at 209-3053 or email with hours and a request for a sandwich.