POLK COUNTY -- Groups in Polk County are offering Christmas tree recycling.
Members of the Monmouth Evangelical Church will recycle Christmas trees from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 8.
Trees can be dropped off at the church, 191 N. Monmouth Ave., for $3. Church members will pick up trees for $4.
Pick ups and more information are available by calling 503-838-4742 or 503-838-1551.
Central High School baseball players will pick up Christmas trees after the holidays.
For $5, team members will come to homes or businesses at a convenient time to pick up trees.
For $3, a tree can be left from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 8, at the Central School District parking lot, 1610 Monmouth St.
Proceeds will be used to support team activities.
To make arrangements for tree pickups, leave a message with Coach Dale Cutsforth at 503-606-2282. A call will be returned to confirm the address and time of pickup.
Sable House volunteers recycle Christmas trees 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 8.
Proceeds benefit Sable House families.
Dallas FFA alumni coordinate the event. Volunteers include members of Boy Scout Troop 288, Dallas FFA and FFA alumni.
For $5, Christmas trees may be taken to:
♦ Dallas Disposal, 1030 W. Ellendale Ave.
♦ Brandt's Sanitary Service, 158 S. Highway 99W.
♦ Sunflower Barn, 4299 Riddell Road, Monmouth.
Trees can also be picked up. More information is available by calling 503-623-6703.