BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - IKEA, the Tree Foundation of Kern and the American Forest Council held a tree planting at Panorama Park Saturday.
The tree planting took place at 9 a.m. and they planted over 60 native trees in the park.
The trees they planted are said to be more drought tolerant than most trees.
Down Syndrome Awareness Walk
Kern County residents also want to raise awareness for people with down syndrome.
Many families participated in MS Walk
Families came together to raise funds and awareness for multiple sclerosis or MS.
Veterinarians offer free pet exams
This weekend's perfect weather gave people reason to visit Oaks Pet Hospital as officials hosted a special clinic for animals.
Red Cross launches Team Firestopper
Another major concern impacting Kern County and the rest of the country are house fires.