Calendar of 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.

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 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 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 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 12:30 pm
Venue: Suitland Parkway
Address:
2450 Stanton Road Southeast, Washington, DC, 20020, 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 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 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

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

March 18, 2017

Volunteer: Fort Totten Drive Community Tree Planting

Join us to plant 30-40 trees along Fort Totten Drive to add much needed shade for walkers and bikers

Start: March 18, 2017 9:00 am
End: March 18, 2017 12:30 pm
Venue: Fort Totten Drive
Address:
Fort Totten Drive NE, Washington, DC, 20011, United States

March 17, 2017

Volunteer: Westover Place Community Tree Planting

Westover Place community needs your help in transforming their city townhomes into a urban escape

Start: March 17, 2017 10:00 am
End: March 17, 2017 1:00 pm
Venue: Westover Place
Address:
4437 Westover Place NW, Washington, DC, 20016, United States

March 11, 2017

Volunteer: Dumbarton Oaks Park Conservancy Community Tree Planting

Help Casey Trees and Dumbarton Oaks Park Conservancy plant trees in the historic Dumbarton Oaks Park.

Start: March 11, 2017 9:00 am
End: March 11, 2017 12:30 pm
Venue: Dumbarton Oaks Park Conservancy
Address:
3087 R St NW, Washington, DC, 20007, United States

March 4, 2017

Class: Tree Planting Workshop

Attend this workshop to become a team leader at future tree planting events! During this workshop you will learn how to prepare a tree planting site and properly plant the tree to ensure its survival.

Start: March 4, 2017 9:00 am
End: March 4, 2017 3:00 pm
Venue: American University
Address:
4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20016, United States

February 4, 2017

Class: Pruning 101 Workshop

Join us for an introduction to basic structural pruning and learn to encourage the health and structural integrity of your young trees through proper pruning.

Start: February 4, 2017 9:30 am
End: February 4, 2017 12:30 pm
Venue: American Elm Nursery
Address:
50 Marina Drive, Alexandria, VA, 22314, United States

January 28, 2017

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: January 28, 2017 9:00 am
End: January 28, 2017 2:00 pm
Venue: Casey Trees
Address:
3030 12th St NE, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

December 17, 2016

CANCELLED: Volunteer: River Park Mutual Homes Community Tree Planting

This event has been cancelled due to projected freezing temperatures.

Start: December 17, 2016 9:00 am
End: December 17, 2016 12:30 pm
Venue: River Park Mutual Homes
Address:
1301 Delaware Ave SW, Washington, DC, 20024, United States

December 10, 2016

Volunteer: Holy Redeemer & Little Friends for Peace Community Tree Planting

We will be planting on the grounds and adjacent land of this historic church. The trees that we plant will not only beautify the land but provide shade for the nearby recreation areas.

Start: December 10, 2016 9:00 am
End: December 10, 2016 12:30 pm
Venue: Holy Redeemer & Little Friends for Peace
Address:
128 M St NW, Washington, DC, 20001, United States

December 3, 2016

Volunteer: Whitehurst Community Tree Planting

Situated between Foggy Bottom and Georgetown, you might not even notice this area until now! We will be planting 50 shade trees to create a vegetated buffer along the Whitehurst Freeway.

Start: December 3, 2016 9:00 am
End: December 3, 2016 12:30 pm
Venue: Whitehurst Freeway
Address:
2600 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20037, United States

November 19, 2016

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: November 19, 2016 9:00 am
End: November 19, 2016 12:30 pm
Venue: Suitland Parkway
Address:
2517 Stanton Road SE, Washington, DC, 20020, United States

November 12, 2016

Volunteer: Dumbarton Oaks Park Conservancy Community Tree Planting

Help Casey Trees and Dumbarton Oaks Park Conservancy plant trees in the historic Dumbarton Oaks Park. The native tree species we plant will support the continued management of invasives onsite.

Start: November 12, 2016 9:00 am
End: November 12, 2016 12:30 pm
Venue: Dumbarton Oaks Park Conservancy
Address:
3087 R St NW, Washington, DC, 20007, United States

November 5, 2016

Volunteer: Broad Branch Community Tree Planting

We will be planting at a former Department of Energy & Environment (DOEE) project site, working to reforest the land and restore the stream of water into Broad Branch to a more natural state. 

Start: November 5, 2016 9:00 am
End: November 5, 2016 12:30 pm
Venue: Broad Branch
Address:
5213 Linnean Ave. NW, Washington, DC, 20008, United States