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.

June 4, 2016

Park Inventory: Yards Park

Help Casey Trees and DDOT’s Urban Forestry Administration in creating a record of the trees in 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 Hill 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 el Parque Rock Creek

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

Park Inventory: Landsburgh Park

Widely known for its impressive community garden, Landsburgh Park also boasts a sizeable tree canopy that we need your help adding to our inventory! Come join Casey Trees and DDOT’s Urban Forestry Administration in a first of its kind collaboration as we survey the trees in Landsburgh Park.

Start: July 9, 2016 10:00 am
End: July 9, 2016 1:00 pm
Venue: Landsburgh Park
Address:
1098 Delaware Avenue Southwest, Washington, DC, 20024, United States

July 10, 2016

Tree Tour: Paddling Tour around Theodore Roosevelt Island

Join us for a mid-summer paddle to learn about the forest ecology surrounding Theodore Roosevelt Island.

Start: July 10, 2016 9:30 am
End: July 10, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: Key Bridge Boathouse
Address:
3500 Water St NW, Washington, DC, 20007, United States

July 14, 2016

Park Inventory: Chevy Chase Recreation Center

Casey Trees and DDOT’s Urban Forestry Administration are surveying trees in this community space to gain information on how to best increase tree canopy- and you are an essential part of this! Join us in our efforts at the Chevy Chase Recreation Center to create a record of trees in D.C. parks.

Start: July 14, 2016 5:30 pm
End: July 14, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Chevy Chase Recreation Center
Address:
5500 41 St. NW, Washington, DC, 20015, United States

July 23, 2016

Volunteer: Tree Care at Armed Forces Retirement Home

Give young trees a leg up by caring for them at Armed Forces Retirement Home!

Start: July 23, 2016 9:00 am
End: July 23, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: Armed Forces Retirement Home
Address:
199 Rock Creek Church Road NW, Washington, DC, 20011, United States

August 6, 2016

Park Inventory: Lincoln Park

Casey Trees and DDOT’s Urban Forestry Administration are joining forces to survey trees in the historic Lincoln Park and we would love for you to join us! As Capitol Hills largest park there is much work to be done to collect data on all the trees in the area.

Start: August 6, 2016 10:00 am
End: August 6, 2016 1:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln Park
Address:
1200 East Capitol St NE, Washington, DC, 20003, United States

August 13, 2016

Volunteer: Tree Care at Mt. Olivet Cemetery

Water, weed and mulch newly planted trees at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.

Start: August 13, 2016 9:00 am
End: August 13, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: Mt. Olivet Cemetery
Address:
1300 Bladensburg Rd NE, Washington, DC, 20002, United States

September 10, 2016

Volunteer: Tree Care at Rock Creek Cemetery

Give young trees a leg up by caring for them at Rock Creek Cemetery with us!

Start: September 10, 2016 9:00 am
End: September 10, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: St. Paul's Center Parking Lot
Address:
201 Allison St NW, Washington, DC, 20011, United States