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.

May 30, 2015

Citizen Science Training: Tree Measurement Study

We are looking for volunteers who are excited to spend time outside, measure and identify trees, collect accurate data, and have fun!

Start: May 30, 2015 9:00 am
End: May 30, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Casey Trees Annex
Address:
3030 12th Street Northeast, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

Tree Tour: The Nursery at Casey Tree Farm

Join us for a tour at Casey Tree Farm where you’ll learn the basics of our nursery practices and discover the advantages and challenges of growing different species and producing different tree stocks for our tree planting programs in the District.

Start: May 30, 2015 10:00 am
End: May 30, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Casey Tree Farm
Address:
2498 Briggs Rd, Berryville, VA, 22611, United States

June 3, 2015

Class: Non-Native Invasive Plant Removal

Come learn about non-native, invasive plants and how they are threatening our native landscapes. Participants will learn how to identify and control species of non-native, invasive plants found in the Washington, D.C. area.

Start: June 3, 2015 6:15 pm
End: June 3, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Casey Trees
Address:
3030 12th Street NE, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

June 6, 2015

Field Session: Non-Native Invasive Plant Removal

In this field session built upon a Non-Native Invasive Plant Removal class taught on June 3rd, participants will learn how to identify and control species of non-native, invasive plants found in the Washington, D.C. area.

Start: June 6, 2015 9:00 am
End: June 6, 2015 11:30 am
Venue: Rock Creek Park
Address:
United States

June 13, 2015

Tree Tour: Spring at Casey Tree Farm

Step outside our 16-acre Casey Tree Farm nursery for a spring tree tour of the surrounding forests nestled in the beautiful Shenandoah River valley!

Start: June 13, 2015 10:00 am
End: June 13, 2015 1:00 pm
Venue: Casey Tree Farm
Address:
2498 Briggs Rd, Berryville, VA, 22611, United States

June 20, 2015

Volunteer: Tree Care at Fort Dupont Park

Give young trees a leg up by caring for trees at Fort Dupont Park with us!

Start: June 20, 2015 9:00 am
End: June 20, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Fort Dupont Park
Address:
Minnesota Ave and F Street SE, Washington, DC, 20019, United States

June 28, 2015

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

Join “A Year in Rock Creek Park” author Melanie Choukas-Bradley for the third 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 witness the deep cooling canopy of the Rock Creek Park woodlands and learn to identify many woody plant species in full leaf.

Start: June 28, 2015 9:00 am
End: June 28, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Rock Creek Park
Address:
Boundary Bridge Parking Area, Washington, DC, 20012, United States

July 23, 2015

Tree Advocates Meeting with DPR’s Director Keith Anderson

As the District’s population expands, more people will be enjoying our city’s parks. This means that not only must they be safe and beautiful, but they should serve as green engines to meet the growing needs of our vibrant sustainable city. Join us to find out how you can help the city improve our parks.

Start: July 23, 2015 6:00 pm
End: July 23, 2015 8:30 pm
Venue: Casey Trees
Address:
3030 12th Street Northeast, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

August 6, 2015

Livable Communities through Urban Forestry

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.

Start: August 6, 2015 9:00 am
End: August 7, 2015 2:00 pm
Venue: The Catholic University of America
Address:
The Edward J. Pryzbyla University Center, Washington, DC, 20064, United States

November 1, 2015

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

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.

Start: November 1, 2015 9:00 am
End: November 1, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Rock Creek Park
Address:
Peirce Mill , Washington, DC, 20012, United States