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.

February 12, 2016

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: February 12, 2016 10:00 am
End: February 12, 2016 10:45 am
Venue: Hill Center
Address:
921 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, Washington, DC, 20003, United States

February 20, 2016

Class: Trees 101

Join us for this introductory course covering tree anatomy, tree identification, and an overview of the benefits of D.C.’s urban forest.

Start: February 20, 2016 9:00 am
End: February 20, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Casey Trees
Address:
3030 12th St NE, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

Family Program: Buds Story Time at Rock Creek Park Nature Center

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

Start: February 20, 2016 10:00 am
End: February 20, 2016 10:45 am
Venue: Rock Creek Park Nature Center
Address:
5200 Glover Rd NW, Washington, DC, 20015, United States

February 24, 2016

Screening: DIRT! The Movie

Dirt! The Movie, narrated by Jamie Lee Curtis, will completely change how you view and value dirt — and make you appreciate the important role trees play in nourishing and replenishing the earth.

Start: February 24, 2016 6:30 pm
End: February 24, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Busboys and Poets @ Brookland
Address:
625 Monroe St NE, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

February 27, 2016

Class: Trees 201

In this follow-up our Trees 101 class participants will learn more advanced tree identification skills and the process for identifying the right tree for the right place.

Start: February 27, 2016 9:00 am
End: February 27, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Casey Trees
Address:
3030 12th St NE, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

March 5, 2016

Class: Tree Planting Workshop

During this workshop, participants will learn how to select and prepare a tree planting site and properly plant the tree to ensure its survival.

Start: March 5, 2016 9:00 am
End: March 5, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Archbishop Carroll High School
Address:
4300 Harewood Road NE, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

March 9, 2016

School Planting: Archbishop Carroll High School Tree Planting

This event is not open for volunteer registration.

Start: March 9, 2016 8:00 am
End: March 9, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Archbishop Carroll High School
Address:
4300 Harewood Rd NE, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

March 11, 2016

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 11, 2016 10:00 am
End: March 11, 2016 10:45 am
Venue: Hill Center
Address:
921 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, Washington, DC, 20003, United States

March 12, 2016

Family Program: Buds Story Time at Rock Creek Park Nature Center

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

Start: March 12, 2016 10:00 am
End: March 12, 2016 10:45 am
Venue: Rock Creek Park Nature Center
Address:
5200 Glover Rd NW, Washington, DC, 20015, United States

March 16, 2016

School Planting: West Education Campus School Tree Planting

This event is not open for volunteer registration.

Start: March 16, 2016 9:00 am
End: March 16, 2016 11:00 am
Venue: West Education Campus
Address:
1338 Farragut St NW, Washington, DC, 20011, United States

March 20, 2016

Tree Tour: Forest Bathing Walk on the First Day of Spring

Come enjoy this walk in Rock Creek Park and learn about the health benefits of spending time in nature!

Start: March 20, 2016 9:30 am
End: March 20, 2016 12:30 pm
Venue: Rock Creek Park
Address:
Beach Drive and Wyndale Road, Washington, DC, 20012, United States

March 23, 2016

School Planting: Hendley Elementary School Tree Planting

This event is not open for volunteer registration.

Start: March 23, 2016 12:30 pm
End: March 23, 2016 2:30 pm
Venue: Hendley Elementary School
Address:
425 Chesapeake St SE, Washington, DC, 20032, United States

March 24, 2016

School Planting: Houston Elementary School Tree Planting

This event is not open for volunteer registration.

Start: March 24, 2016 9:00 am
End: March 24, 2016 11:00 am
Venue: Houston Elementary School
Address:
1100 50th Pl NE, Washington, DC, 20019, United States

School Planting: DC Scholars Public Charter School Tree Planting

This event is not open for volunteer registration.

Start: March 24, 2016 12:30 pm
End: March 24, 2016 2:30 pm
Venue: DC Scholars Public Charter School
Address:
5601 E Capitol St SE, Washington, DC, 20019, United States

Tree Advocates Meeting: Prescribing Greener Parks for D.C.

Join us this month for dinner and an exciting discussion with the Department of Energy & Environment’s Dan Guilbeault, Dr. Robert Zarr, MD, and Noma BID’s Stacie West to highlight the vital roles local parks play in the lives of District residents and how we can make them greener.

Start: March 24, 2016 6:00 pm
End: March 24, 2016 8:30 pm
Venue: Casey Trees Headquarters
Address:
3030 12th St NE, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

March 26, 2016

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 26, 2016 10:00 am
End: March 26, 2016 1:00 pm
Venue: Casey Tree Farm
Address:
547 Springsbury Lane, Berryville, VA, 22611, United States

April 6, 2016

School Planting: Elsie Whitlow Stokes Public Charter School Tree Planting

This event is not open for volunteer registration.

Start: April 6, 2016 9:00 am
End: April 6, 2016 11:00 am
Venue: Elsie Whitlow Stokes Public Charter School
Address:
3700 Oakview Terrace NE, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

April 8, 2016

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 8, 2016 10:00 am
End: April 8, 2016 10:45 am
Venue: Hill Center
Address:
921 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, Washington, DC, 20003, United States

April 9, 2016

Family Program: Buds Story Time at Rock Creek Park Nature Center

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

Start: April 9, 2016 10:00 am
End: April 9, 2016 10:45 am
Venue: Rock Creek Park Nature Center
Address:
5200 Glover Rd NW, Washington, DC, 20015, United States

April 28, 2016

The Canopy Awards 2016

The Canopy Awards is a no-holds-barred night filled with awesome food and drink, special guests and endless fun dedicated to celebrating D.C.’s trees and toasting individuals doing amazing work to re-tree D.C.

Start: April 28, 2016 6:30 pm
End: April 28, 2016 10:00 pm
Venue: DOCK5 at Union Market
Address:
1309 5th St NE, Washington, D.C., 20002, United States