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 7, 2016

Volunteer: DC Greens – Community Tree Planting

Come plant fruit trees in this community garden and food access site! DC Greens is a non-profit that manages community gardens throughout D.C. and we are excited to be able to add another food option to their growing garden.

Start: May 7, 2016 9:00 am
End: May 7, 2016 12:00 pm
Address:
3675 Ely Place SE, Washington, DC, 20019, United States

Volunteer: Paradise Peace Garden – Community Tree Planting

Paradise Peace is a community garden that sits inside the Paradise at Parkside apartment complex. We will be adding fruit trees to their community garden and shade trees to their campus for added shade.

Start: May 7, 2016 9:00 am
End: May 7, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: Paradise Peace Community Garden
Address:
3517 Jay St NE, Washington, DC, 20019, United States

May 11, 2016

Park Inventory: Upper Senate

Join Casey Trees and DDOT’s Urban Forestry Administration as we collaborate to survey and take inventory of the trees in this historic location in the shadow of the Capitol Building.

Start: May 11, 2016 5:30 pm
End: May 11, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Upper Senate Park
Address:
200 New Jersey Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC, 20001, United States

May 12, 2016

Tree Advocates Meeting: Urban Design for Tree Preservation

Join us for an inside look at how the city and local experts create and maintain green spaces in D.C. Our featured speakers will discuss innovative approaches to planning that preserve trees and green spaces for their shade, recreational, stormwater management, and aesthetic benefits.

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

May 13, 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: May 13, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 13, 2016 10:45 am
Venue: Hill Center
Address:
921 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, Washington, DC, 20003, United States

May 14, 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: May 14, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 14, 2016 10:45 am
Venue: Rock Creek Park Nature Center
Address:
5200 Glover Rd NW, Washington, DC, 20015, United States

Tree Tour: The Kreeger Museum Grounds

Join us for a tour of the rolling grounds of The Kreeger Museum.

Start: May 14, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 14, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: The Kreeger Museum
Address:
2401 Foxhall Road NW, Washington, DC, 20007, United States

May 18, 2016

Family Program: Buds Story Time at The Kreeger Museum

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

Start: May 18, 2016 10:00 am
End: May 18, 2016 10:45 am
Venue: The Kreeger Museum
Address:
2401 Foxhall Rd NW, Washington, DC, 20007, United States

May 26, 2016

Park Inventory: Emery Recreation Center

Casey Trees and DDOT’s Urban Forestry Administration are teaming up to survey the trees at the Emery Recreation Center, and we would love to have your help! By taking inventory of these we can continue to plant the best trees in our community centers and beyond.

Start: May 26, 2016 5:30 pm
End: May 26, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Emery Recreation Center
Address:
5701 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20011, United States

June 4, 2016

Park Inventory: Yards Park

Help Casey Trees and DDOT’s Urban Forestry Administration in creating a record of the trees in the Yards Park in SE. This open urban space has been gaining much popularity in the past year with its modern installations, but what really makes it a special place is its growing tree canopy.

Start: June 4, 2016 10:00 am
End: June 4, 2016 1:00 pm
Venue: Yards Park
Address:
355 Water Street Southeast, Washington, DC, 20003, United States

June 8, 2016

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 8, 2016 6:00 pm
End: June 8, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Casey Trees
Address:
3030 12th Street NE, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

June 10, 2016

Family Program: Buds Story Time at the Hill 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: June 10, 2016 10:00 am
End: June 10, 2016 10:45 am
Venue: Hill Center
Address:
921 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, Washington, DC, 20003, United States

June 11, 2016

Class: Non-Native Invasive Plant Removal Field Session

In this field session built upon a Non-Native Invasive Plant Removal class taught on June 8th, participants will learn how to identify and control species of non-native, invasive plants found in the Washington, D.C. area.

Start: June 11, 2016 9:00 am
End: June 11, 2016 11:30 am
Venue: Rock Creek Park
Address:
Washington, DC, 20008, 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: June 11, 2016 10:00 am
End: June 11, 2016 10:45 am
Venue: Rock Creek Park Nature Center
Address:
5200 Glover Rd NW, Washington, DC, 20015, United States

June 12, 2016

Tree Tour: Forest Meditation Walk in Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens

Come enjoy this walk in Kenilworth Park & Aquatic Gardens and learn about the health benefits of spending time in nature!

Start: June 12, 2016 9:30 am
End: June 12, 2016 12:30 pm
Venue: Kenilworth Park & Aquatic Gardens
Address:
1550 Anacostia Avenue NE, Washington, DC, 20012, United States

June 14, 2016

Park Inventory: Benning Stoddert Recreation Center

It might surprise you to know there is no current record of the trees in our parks.  But you can help change that!  Come join Casey Trees and DDOT’s Urban Forestry Administration in a first of its kind collaboration, as we survey the trees at the Benning Stoddert Recreation Center.

Start: June 14, 2016 5:30 pm
End: June 14, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Benning Stoddert Recreation Center
Address:
4001 East Capitol St NE, Washington, DC, 20019, United States

June 25, 2016

Volunteer: Tree Care at The Kreeger Museum

Give young trees a leg up by caring for them at The Kreeger Museum with us!

Start: June 25, 2016 9:00 am
End: June 25, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: The Kreeger Museum
Address:
2401 Foxhall Road, NW , Washington, DC, 20007, United States

Tree Tour: Summer Trees in Rock Creek Park / Arboles de Verano en Rock Creek Parque

Join us for a tree tour exploring Rock Creek Park given in Spanish and English.

Start: June 25, 2016 10:00 am
End: June 25, 2016 12:30 pm
Venue: Rock Creek Park Nature Center
Address:
5200 Glover Rd NW, Washington, DC, 20015, United States

Park Inventory: Hillcrest Recreation Center

It might surprise you to know there is no current record of the trees in our parks.  But you can help change that!  Come join Casey Trees and DDOT’s Urban Forestry Administration in a first of its kind collaboration, as we survey the trees at the Hillcrest Recreation Center

Start: June 25, 2016 12:00 pm
End: June 25, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Hillcrest Park
Address:
3100 Denver St. SE, Washington, DC, 20020, United States

July 9, 2016

Volunteer: Tree Care at Washington D.C. VA Medical Center

Care for newly planted trees at the D.C. VA Medical Center.

Start: July 9, 2016 9:00 am
End: July 9, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: Washington D.C. VA Medical Center
Address:
50 Irving Street, Washington, DC, 20422, United States