Upcoming Events

 

Our Events page lists all of our upcoming continuing education classes, volunteer opportunities and community events that support the restoration of the District's urban forest. Most events are free and open to the public. For all events, we require online registration through Eventbrite in advance.

March 7, 2015

Volunteer: Rock Creek Park, Military Road Community Tree Planting

Join Casey Trees as we add 64 trees to this beloved National Park!

Start: March 7, 2015 9:00 am
End: March 7, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Rock Creek Park
Address:
6100 16th St NW, Washington, DC, 20011, United States

March 10, 2015

Social: Branch Out Happy Hour

Join us at El Rey for our monthly social happy hour for friends and volunteers! Free and open to all.

Start: March 10, 2015 6:00 pm
End: March 10, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: El Rey
Address:
919 U St NW, Washington, DC, 20001, United States

March 13, 2015

Family Program: Buds Story Time at the Hill Center

Join us at the Hill Center for our Buds family program, a tree-focused story time aimed toward an audience of toddlers and preschoolers.

Start: March 13, 2015 10:00 am
End: March 13, 2015 10:45 am
Venue: Hill Center
Address:
921 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, Washington, DC, 20003, United States

March 14, 2015

Class: Tree Planting Workshop

Take the first step in becoming a Citizen Forester Team Leader and earning that coveted red vest! Team Leader candidates will learn how to select and prepare a tree planting site and properly plant the tree to ensure its survival during this workshop.

Start: March 14, 2015 9:00 am
End: March 14, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: The Catholic University of America
Address:
3606 John McCormack Drive NE, Washington, DC, 20064, United States

March 18, 2015

Advocate! Tree Advocates Meeting

Meet D.C. Water’s Bethany Bezak, E.I.T., LEED AP, who oversees the D.C. Clean Rivers Project, a $2.6 billion project to improve the anti-pollution initiative in Rock Creek and the Anacostia and Potomac rivers.

Start: March 18, 2015 6:00 pm
End: March 18, 2015 8:30 pm
Venue: Casey Trees
Address:
3030 12th Street Northeast, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

March 21, 2015

Volunteer: Eliot-Hine Middle School Community Tree Planting

Join Casey Trees as we plant 44 trees in this Sustainable DC Planting!

Start: March 21, 2015 9:00 am
End: March 21, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Eliot-Hine Middle School
Address:
1830 Constitution Ave NE, Washington, DC, 20003, United States

Class: Structural Pruning at Casey Tree Farm

Join us for an introduction to basic structural pruning and learn to encourage the health and structural integrity of your young trees through proper pruning.

Start: March 21, 2015 10:00 am
End: March 21, 2015 1:00 pm
Venue: Casey Tree Farm
Address:
2498 Briggs Rd, Berryville, VA, 22611, United States

March 25, 2015

Canopy Connections: Urban Forests for Public Good

The theme for the 2015 Canopy Connections is Urban Forests for Public Good. Five distinguished experts will discuss how urban forests and other natural areas improve our lives and provide various health, environmental, economic and social benefits. ISA Continuing Education Credits available.

Start: March 25, 2015 8:30 am
End: March 25, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: The Carnegie Institution for Science
Address:
1530 P Street NW, Washington, DC, 20005, United States

March 28, 2015

Volunteer: Sousa Middle School Community Tree Planting

Join Casey Trees as we plant 47 trees in our second Sustainable DC planting!

Start: March 28, 2015 9:00 am
End: March 28, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Sousa Middle School
Address:
3650 Ely Place SE, Washington, DC, 20019, United States

Tree Tour: Cherry Blossoms with Washington Walks

Join Washington Walks and Casey Trees for a walking tour recounting how Japanese cherry trees came to be planted in the District and the different varieties found in the area. The walk will also include up-close looks at other notable trees along the National Mall.

Start: March 28, 2015 11:00 am
End: March 28, 2015 1:00 pm
Venue: National Mall
Address:
Washington, DC, United States

April 4, 2015

Volunteer: Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens Community Tree Planting

Join Casey Trees and Hillwood Museum as we add 14 trees to this history property!

Start: April 4, 2015 9:00 am
End: April 4, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens
Address:
4155 Linnean Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20008, United States

Tree Tour: Cherry Blossoms with Washington Walks

Join Washington Walks and Casey Trees for a walking tour recounting how Japanese cherry trees came to be planted in the District and the different varieties found in the area. The walk will also include up-close looks at other notable trees along the National Mall.

Start: April 4, 2015 11:00 am
End: April 4, 2015 1:00 pm
Venue: National Mall
Address:
Washington, DC, United States

April 10, 2015

Family Program: Buds Story Time at the Hill Center

Join us at the Hill Center for our Buds family program, a tree-focused story time aimed toward an audience of toddlers and preschoolers.

Start: April 10, 2015 10:00 am
End: April 10, 2015 10:45 am
Venue: Hill Center
Address:
921 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, Washington, DC, 20003, United States

April 11, 2015

Volunteer: Armed Forces Retirement Home Community Tree Planting

Join Casey Trees and the National Cherry Blossom Festival as we add over 50 trees to this beautiful campus!

Start: April 11, 2015 9:00 am
End: April 11, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Armed Forces Retirement Home
Address:
199 Rock Creek Church Road NW, Washington, DC, 20011, United States

April 12, 2015

Tree Tour: Spring in Rock Creek Park 125th Anniversary Hike

Join “A Year in Rock Creek Park” author Melanie Choukas-Bradley for the second hike in a series of four educational hikes in Rock Creek Park during 2015, the 125th anniversary of the park. During this five mile hike participants will observe and learn about the woody plants of the Rock Creek floodplain and the upland woods as they are leafing and flowering.

Start: April 12, 2015 9:00 am
End: April 12, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Rock Creek Park
Address:
Boundary Bridge Parking Area, Chevy Chase, MD, 20815, United States

April 14, 2015

Volunteer: Lansburgh Park Community Tree Planting

Join us during National Volunteer Week as we add 10 trees to this new dog park!

Start: April 14, 2015 10:30 am
End: April 14, 2015 1:30 pm
Venue: Lansburgh Park
Address:
1030 Delaware Ave SW, Washington, DC, 20024, United States

Social: Branch Out Happy Hour

Join us at DC9 for our monthly social happy hour for friends and volunteers! Free and open to all.

Start: April 14, 2015 6:00 pm
End: April 14, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: DC9
Address:
1440 9th Street NW, Washington, DC, 20001, United States

April 15, 2015

Volunteer: Anacostia Park Community Tree Planting

Join us during National Volunteer Week as we add 31 trees to this waterfront park!

Start: April 15, 2015 10:30 am
End: April 15, 2015 1:30 pm
Venue: Anacostia Park
Address:
1800 Anacostia Drive SE, Washington, DC, 20020, United States

April 18, 2015

Volunteer: Dumbarton Oaks Park Conservancy Community Tree Planting

Join Casey Trees and Dumbarton Oaks Park Conservancy as we add 75 trees for the park’s 75th anniversary!

Start: April 18, 2015 9:00 am
End: April 18, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Dumbarton Oaks Park
Address:
Massachusetts Ave NW and Whitehaven Street NW, Washington, DC, 20008, United States

April 19, 2015

Tree Tour: Tudor Place with Melanie Choukas-Bradley

Tudor Place is home to some of Washington’s most venerable and botanically noteworthy trees. Join us for a tour of the grounds led by author Melanie Choukas-Bradley who will highlight trees in spring leaf and flower.

Start: April 19, 2015 12:30 pm
End: April 19, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Tudor Place
Address:
1644 31st Street NW, Washington, DC, 20007, United States