In partnership with Golconda Rotary, Kevin Bennett with Trees Forever, will give an informative presentation about what to plant, where to plant and how to care for trees at a workshop at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 5 at the Pope County Senior Citizens Center, located at 217 S. Adams St. in Golconda.

Bennett will focus on trees in the community and those that are beneficial to pollinators and other wildlife.

After the presentation, attendees will head outside for a hands-on tree planting demonstration.

Light refreshments will also be provided.

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Connie Beck, president of Golconda Rotary, at 618-949-6560 or

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