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 25, 2017

Volunteer: Rock Creek Park Picnic Grove 13 Community Tree Planting

Join us in planting trees in a portion of the 1700 acres that make up Rock Creek Park!

Start: March 25, 2017 9:00 am
End: March 25, 2017 12:30 pm
Venue: Rock Creek Park
Address:
Intersection of Glover Rd NW and Ridge Rd NW, Washington, DC, United States

April 1, 2017

Volunteer: Melvin Hazen West Community Tree Planting

Join us as we plant 100 trees along Melvin Hazen Trail West. These trees will provide added shade and canopy to the walking trail.

Start: April 1, 2017 9:00 am
End: April 1, 2017 12:30 pm
Venue: Melvin Hazen West
Address:
Across the street from 3104 Rodman Street NW, Washington, DC, United States

April 8, 2017

Volunteer: Armed Forces Retirement Home Community Tree Planting

Help the Armed Forces Retirement Home add 25 trees to its campus in the next phase of their 200-acre woodland reforestation project.

Start: April 8, 2017 9:00 am
End: April 8, 2017 12:30 pm
Venue: Armed Forces Retirement Home
Address:
140 Rock Creek Church Rd NW, Washington, DC, 2011, United States

April 15, 2017

Volunteer: Garfield Park Community Tree Planting

We began restoring the canopy cover of the park in 2013, and now, four years later, we will be continuing the mission by planting 12 trees this spring.

Start: April 15, 2017 9:00 am
End: April 15, 2017 12:30 pm
Venue: Garfield Park
Address:
Corner of 3rd and South Carolina Ave SE, Washington, DC, 20003, United States

April 22, 2017

Volunteer: Suitland Parkway Community Tree Planting

You would pass this location while traveling on Suitland Parkway without noticing it, until now! We will be planting trees to create a vegetated buffer along the parkway.

Start: April 22, 2017 9:00 am
End: April 22, 2017 9:00 am
Venue: Suitland Parkway
Address:
2562 Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE, Washington, DC, 20020, United States

April 25, 2017

Volunteer: THEARC Farm Community Tree Planting

THEARC is a small urban production farm with fruit trees. They run a CSA program and are looking to expand. Come help Casey Trees and the THEARC plant more shade and fruit trees to support their expansion!

Start: April 25, 2017 10:00 am
End: April 25, 2017 1:30 pm
Venue: THEARC Farm
Address:
1901 Mississippi Ave SE, Washington, DC, 20020, United States

April 27, 2017

The Fourth Annual Canopy Awards

The Canopy Awards is Casey Trees’ flagship event that highlights the accomplishments of those working to boost and protect D.C.’s tree canopy, raises funds, and gets you out for a night of fun.

Start: April 27, 2017 6:00 pm
End: April 27, 2017 10:00 pm
Venue: The Blind Whino
Address:
700 Delaware Avenue SW, Washington, D.C., 20024, United States

April 28, 2017

Park Inventory: Arbor Day at the Washington Monument

Come join Casey Trees as we survey the trees around the Washington Monument in honor of Arbor Day!

Start: April 28, 2017 1:00 pm
End: April 28, 2017 4:00 pm
Venue: Sylvan Theater
Address:
2 15th St NW, Washington, DC 20024, Washington, DC, 20024, United States

April 29, 2017

Volunteer: Lansburgh Park Community Tree Planting

Join us to plant 24 trees in this small but popular park,constructed in 1964 as part of the urban renewal of Southwest DC.

Start: April 29, 2017 9:00 am
End: April 29, 2017 12:30 pm
Venue: Lansburgh Park
Address:
1098 Delaware Ave SW, Washington, DC, 20024, United States

May 5, 2017

Volunteer: Suitland Parkway Community Tree Planting

You would pass this location while traveling on Suitland Parkway without noticing it, until now! We will be planting trees to create a vegetated buffer along the parkway.

Start: May 5, 2017 10:00 am
End: May 5, 2017 1:00 pm
Venue: Suitland Parkway
Address:
2562 Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE, Washington, DC, 20020, United States

May 6, 2017

Volunteer: Rock Creek Cemetery Community Tree Planting

Join us in adding trees to one of D.C.’s most beautiful and culturally significant cemeteries.

Start: May 6, 2017 9:00 am
End: May 6, 2017 12:30 pm
Venue: Rock Creek Cemetery
Address:
201 Allison St, Washington, DC, 20011, United States

Park Inventory: Rawlins/Walt Whitman Park

Come join Casey Trees as we survey Rawlins/Walt Wiltman Park! It’s been over a decade since these iconic trees have been inventoried and we need your help.

Start: May 6, 2017 10:00 am
End: May 6, 2017 1:00 pm
Venue: Rawlins/Walt Whitman Park
Address:
E St NW between 19th & 20th Streets, Washington, DC, 20415, United States

May 13, 2017

Volunteer: Common Greens/Amidon Field Community Tree Planting

Common Greens is a courtyard space that is shared by townhouse residents. We will be adding trees to increase the canopy and shade in this widely used greenspace.

Start: May 13, 2017 9:00 am
End: May 13, 2017 12:30 pm
Venue: Common Greens
Address:
500 G St SW, Washington, DC, 20024, United States

Volunteer: Francis Field and Dog Park Community Tree Planting

Francis dog park is new park and in need of trees! Help us convert this dirt and mud-covered ground into a lush environment for dogs to play.

Start: May 13, 2017 9:00 am
End: May 13, 2017 12:30 pm
Venue: Francis Field and Dog Park
Address:
1200-1298 25th St NW, Washington, DC, 20037, United States

Class: Trees 201

Join us to learn how to identify trees and survey the trees at Kennedy Rec Center!

Start: May 13, 2017 10:00 am
End: May 13, 2017 3:00 pm
Venue: Kennedy Recreation Center
Address:
1401 7th St NW, Washington, DC, 20005, United States

May 27, 2017

Park Inventory: Washington Monument SW

Come join Casey Trees as we survey trees around the area SW of the Washington Monument!

Start: May 27, 2017 10:00 am
End: May 27, 2017 1:00 pm
Venue: Survey Lodge Ranger Station
Address:
Washington, DC, 20024, United States

June 3, 2017

Park Inventory: Pershing Park

Come join Casey Trees as we survey Pershing Park!

Start: June 3, 2017 10:00 am
End: June 3, 2017 1:00 pm
Venue: Pershing Park
Address:
14th St NW & Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20004, United States

June 17, 2017

Park Inventory: Triangle Park (San Martin Statue) Park

Come join Casey Trees as we survey Triangle Park (San Martin Statue Park)!

Start: June 17, 2017 10:00 am
End: June 17, 2017 1:00 pm
Venue: Triangle Park (San Martin Statue)
Address:
E St NW & 20th St NW, Washington, DC, 20245, United States

July 6, 2017

Park Inventory: McPherson Square

Come join Casey Trees as we survey McPherson Square!

Start: July 6, 2017 5:30 pm
End: July 6, 2017 8:00 pm
Venue: McPherson Square
Address:
1400 I Street Northwest, Washington, DC, 20005, United States

July 15, 2017

Park Inventory: Southwest Waterfront Park

Come join Casey Trees as we survey the Southwest Waterfront Park!

Start: July 15, 2017 10:00 am
End: July 15, 2017 1:00 pm
Venue: Southwest Waterfront Park
Address:
Washington, DC, 20024, United States