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.

September 20, 2014

Class: Stand Up for Trees

Learn how to become an advocate for the trees in your community in this Citizen Forester-qualifying course and turn your knowledge into action by joining Casey Trees’ league of Tree Advocates!

Start: September 20, 2014 9:00 am
End: September 20, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Casey Trees Headquarters
Address:
3030 12th St NE, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

September 21, 2014

Tree Tour: Treeathlon with Melanie Choukas-Bradley

Jump start the fall season with Casey Trees’ second annual Treeathlon, a Washington, D.C. tree tour led by Melanie Choukas-Bradley and conducted via bicycle, on foot and by kayak or canoe!

Start: September 21, 2014 9:00 am
End: September 21, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Olmsted Summerhouse on the U.S. Capitol Grounds
Address:
New Jersey Avenue NW & Constitution Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC, 20001, United States

September 23, 2014

Class: Tree Decay

Come learn how to identify wood decay fungi and effective methods for testing trees for decay in this class led by Dr. Chris Luley.

Start: September 23, 2014 6:30 pm
End: September 23, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Casey Trees
Address:
3030 12th Street NE, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

September 27, 2014

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: September 27, 2014 9:00 am
End: September 27, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Casey Trees Headquarters
Address:
3030 12th St NE, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

Family Program: Tree Detectives at Garfield Park

Tree Detectives is a series of family-focused tree tours styled as scavenger hunts. Kids and their families hunt for clues based on leaves, flowers, fruit, bark and other characteristics and use these clues to identify different trees.

Start: September 27, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 27, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Garfield Park
Address:
3rd Street Southeast, Washington, DC, 20003, United States

October 2, 2014

An Evening of Appreciation

Celebrate one year of Membership and get a sneak peek of our fall Community Tree Planting projects at our annual Member appreciation reception at the Meridian House.

Start: October 2, 2014 6:30 pm
End: October 2, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Meridian House
Address:
1630 Crescent Place NW, Washington, 20009, United States

October 3, 2014

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: October 3, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 3, 2014 10:45 am
Venue: Hill Center
Address:
921 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, Washington, DC, 20003, United States

October 4, 2014

Class: Tree Planting Workshop (Team Leader-Qualifying Course)

Take the first step in becoming a Citizen Forester Team Leader and earning that coveted red vest! Team Leader candidates will learn how to select and prepare a tree planting site and properly plant the tree to ensure its survival during this workshop.

Start: October 4, 2014 9:00 am
End: October 4, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Smithsonian National Zoological Park
Address:
3001 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20008, United States

October 8, 2014

School Planting: Washington Latin Public Charter School

This event is not open for volunteer registration.

Start: October 8, 2014 12:30 am
End: October 8, 2014 2:30 pm
Venue: Washington Latin Public Charter School
Address:
5200 2nd Street NW, Washignton, DC, 20011, United States

October 9, 2014

School Planting: E.L. Haynes Public Charter School

This event is not open for volunteer registration.

Start: October 9, 2014 9:00 am
End: October 9, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: E.L. Haynes Public Charter School
Address:
4501 Kansas Avenue NW, Washignton, DC, 20011, United States