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.

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

November 4, 2016

Volunteer: Academy of Hope Community Tree Planting

Located in an industrial area of the northeast quadrant of the District, we will be planting trees on parcels of land that have stood barren until now. 

Start: November 4, 2016 10:00 am
End: November 4, 2016 1:00 pm
Venue: Academy of Hope Adult Public Charter School
Address:
2315 18th Pl NE, Washington, DC, 20018, United States

November 3, 2016

School Planting: Leckie Elementary School

This event is not open for volunteer registration.

Start: November 3, 2016 9:00 am
End: November 3, 2016 11:00 am
Venue: Leckie Elementary School
Address:
4201 Martin Luther King Jr Ave SW, Washington, DC, 20032, United States

November 2, 2016

School Planting: Smothers Elementary School

This event is not open for volunteer registration.

Start: November 2, 2016 9:00 am
End: November 2, 2016 11:00 am
Venue: Smothers Elementary School
Address:
4400 Brooks St NE, Washington, DC, 20019, United States

October 29, 2016

Volunteer: Mount Olivet Cemetery Community Tree Planting

Join us for our second planting in one of D.C.’s largest cemeteries. The goal of this planting is to replenish the cemetery’s tree canopy, aid in stormwater management and to beautify this historic and sacred burial ground.

Start: October 29, 2016 9:00 am
End: October 29, 2016 12:30 pm
Venue: Mount Olivet Cemetery
Address:
1300 Bladensburg Rd NE, Washington, DC, 20002, United States

October 28, 2016

Volunteer: Franciscan Monastery Community Tree Planting

Once mature, the fruit from the trees we plant will benefit area food cupboards.

Start: October 28, 2016 10:00 am
End: October 28, 2016 1:00 pm
Venue: Franciscan Monastery
Address:
1400 Quincy St NE, Washington, DC, 20017, United States

October 27, 2016

School Planting: Friendship Armstrong Public Charter School

This event is not open for volunteer registration.

Start: October 27, 2016 9:00 am
End: October 27, 2016 11:00 am
Venue: Friendship Armstrong Public Charter School
Address:
1400 1st St NW, Washington, DC, 20001, United States

October 26, 2016

School Planting: Creative Minds International Public Charter School

This event is not open for volunteer registration.

Start: October 26, 2016 1:00 pm
End: October 26, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Creative Minds International Public Charter School
Address:
3700 North Capitol St NW, Washington, DC, 20011, United States

School Planting: Capital City Public Charter School

This event is not open for volunteer registration.

Start: October 26, 2016 9:00 am
End: October 26, 2016 11:00 am
Venue: Capital City Public Charter School
Address:
100 Peabody St NW, Washington, DC, 20011, United States