This is a great opportunity for those looking to hone their tree identification and measurement skills and explore different parts of the District.
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.
July 9, 2015
July 18, 2015
Give young trees a leg up by caring for trees at Battery Kemble Park with us!
July 23, 2015
As the District’s population expands, more people will be looking to our parks for play and relaxation. Director Anderson will share his vision for our community’s green spaces, and Harnik will share with us what makes urban park systems great.
August 6, 2015
Over two days, attendees will have the opportunity to learn from and discuss with leading experts how proper city planning — including increasing green space — is important not only for environmental reasons but also for human health.
August 15, 2015
Give young trees a leg up!
September 19, 2015
At this one-day interactive advocacy workshop, you will learn about the state of D.C.’s trees, how to navigate the city’s unique political geography and who manages trees in public spaces. Upon completion of Stand Up for Trees, you will be one (big) step closer to becoming a certified Tree Advocate.
November 1, 2015
Our fall hike, the fourth and final in the series, will take hikers along the Western Ridge Trail — the rockiest but most scenic stretch of Rock Creek Park — to soak in the gorgeous display of autumn color which should be at its peak.