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.

July 30, 2016

Tree Tour: Trees and Biodiversity/Árboles y Biodiversidad

Join us for a tour exploring the trees and the biodiversity of Rock Creek Park in Spanish and English!

Start: July 30, 2016 10:00 am
End: July 30, 2016 1:00 pm
Venue: Rock Creek Park Nature Center
Address:
5200 Glover Rd NW, Washington, DC, 20015, 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

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: August 13, 2016 10:00 am
End: August 13, 2016 10:45 am
Venue: Rock Creek Park Nature Center
Address:
5200 Glover Rd NW, Washington, DC, 20015, United States

August 15, 2016

Advocacy Action: Submit Comments for Buzzard Point Park

The National Park Service wants your comments for Buzzard Point Park, a 1.6 acre site located at V and 1st Streets SW, near the site of the future DC United Stadium.

Date: August 15, 2016
Address:
Buzzard Point Park, Washington, DC, 20003, United States

August 20, 2016

Class: Trees 101

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

Start: August 20, 2016 9:00 am
End: August 20, 2016 2:00 pm
Venue: Casey Trees
Address:
3030 12th St NE, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

September 7, 2016

Tree Tour: International Chancery Center

Join us as we explore the unique tree species, creative landscape design and intriguing history of the International Chancery Center site.

Start: September 7, 2016 5:30 pm
End: September 7, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: International Chancery Center
Address:
Tilden St NW and Sedgwick St NW, Washington, DC, 20008, 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

Class: Trees 201

Join us for an introductory class in tree identification.

Start: September 10, 2016 9:00 am
End: September 10, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Casey Trees
Address:
3030 12th St NE, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

September 14, 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: September 14, 2016 6:00 pm
End: September 14, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Casey Trees
Address:
3030 12th Street NE, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

September 17, 2016

Class: Non-Native Invasive Plant Removal Field Session

In this field session built upon a Non-Native Invasive Plant Removal class taught on September 14th, participants will learn how to identify and control species of non-native, invasive plants found in the Washington, D.C.

Start: September 17, 2016 9:00 am
End: September 17, 2016 11:30 am
Venue: TBD
Address:
Washington, DC, United States

Volunteer: Planting at Casey Trees Farm

Put on your work boots and venture out to the beautiful Casey Tree Farm in Berryville, VA

Start: September 17, 2016 10:00 am
End: September 17, 2016 2:00 pm
Venue: Casey Trees Farm
Address:
2498 Briggs Rd, Berryville, VA, 22611, United States

September 24, 2016

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

Buds is a tree-focused story time aimed toward an audience of toddlers and preschoolers (2 to 4 years). The story time will feature three to four tree and environment focused books interspersed with songs and a craft project.

Start: September 24, 2016 10:00 am
End: September 24, 2016 10:45 am
Venue: Rock Creek Park Nature Center
Address:
5200 Glover Rd NW, Washington, DC, 20015, United States

September 25, 2016

Tree Tour: Forest Bathing at Theodore Roosevelt Island

Come enjoy this walk on Theodore Roosevelt Island and learn about the health benefits of spending time in nature!

Start: September 25, 2016 9:00 am
End: September 25, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: Theodore Roosevelt Island
Address:
George Washington Memorial Parkway , Arlington, VA, 22209, United States

October 15, 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: October 15, 2016 10:00 am
End: October 15, 2016 10:45 am
Venue: Rock Creek Park Nature Center
Address:
5200 Glover Rd NW, Washington, DC, 20015, United States