Free and Cheap
Janine is a 20-year veteran journalist who puts her sleuthing skills to use unearthing deals and discounts for families in the Tampa Bay area. Raising her own two daughters has taught her that some of the best things in life are “free” but not necessarily “cheap.”
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Crepe Myrtle sale to benefit literacy program
Posted Jun 17, 2013 by Janine Dorsey
Updated Jun 17, 2013 at 10:11 AM
Spruce up your landscaping with flowering trees that thrive in Florida’s climate at this weekend’s Crepe Myrtle sale.
More than 7,000 blooming trees in one-gallon pots will be available for $4 each with proceeds benefitting “Newspapers in Education,” a literacy program for Polk County schools.
There is a limit of 50 trees per customer and event ends when the last tree is sold. Cash or local check with photo ID accepted for payment.
The sale will take place beginning at 7 a.m. on Saturday, June 22 at the Lakeland Ledger newspaper office, located at 300 W. Lime St., Lakeland.