Events Calendar

[CANCELLED] Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Fort Reno

Fort Reno 4000 Chesapeake St NW, Washington

Join us as we plant trees around Fort Reno! Fort Reno is a National Park Service historic site that was built during the winter of 1861 as a strategic location to guard the Rockville Pike. This is the highest elevation in the city (429 feet above sea level). Want to know more about this historic …

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[CANCELLED] Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – THEARC Farm

THEARC Farm 1901 Mississippi Ave SE, Washington

Join us in planting trees at THEARC Farm! THEARC Farm is the anchor site of the BBAR Farms network.  The farm was built in 2010, when BBAR staff added 21 raised beds alongside Oxon Creek. The project farm was to encourage healthy nutrition in the community and utilize green space in a positive way. To …

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[CANCELLED] Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Catholic University of America

Catholic University of America Harewood Rd, Washington

Join us in planting trees at the Catholic University of America! Catholic University is a private catholic university that was founded by U.S. Catholic bishops established in 1887. Requirements Registration. We require that you pre-register for our events so that you can fill out our waiver before arriving at the event. Please take a moment …

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[CANCELLED] Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Keene Field

Langdon Park 2818 18th st NE, Washington

Join us in planting trees at Keene Field! This field is in some dire need of trees. Join us at the largest planting of the Spring 2020 planting season! Requirements Registration. We require that you pre-register for our events so that you can fill out our waiver before arriving at the event. Please take a …

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[CANCELLED] Class: Inventory Team Leader Training

Casey Trees Office 3030 12th St. NE, Washington

Do you want to play a greater role in increasing the District’s canopy cover? If so, consider becoming a Casey Trees Inventory Lead at our Citizen Science events! This is a two-part training which consists of an in-class on Wednesday, April 15th from 6:30-8pm and a field session on Saturday, April 18th from 9am-1pm. Park …

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[CANCELLED] Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Dumbarton Oaks Park Conservancy

Dumbarton Oaks Park Conservancy 1703 32nd St NW, Washington

Join us in planting trees at Dumbarton Oaks Parks Conservancy! The park is a naturalistic streamside garden area of 27 acres, beyond the 10 acre formal garden, designed by Beatrix Farrand. Beatrix Farrand was so prominent in her field that she was chosen as the only woman among the founders of the American Society of …

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[CANCELLED] Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – GWU Mount Vernon Campus

GWU Mount Vernon Campus 2100 Foxhall Rd NW, Washington

Join us in planting trees at George Washington University's Mount Vernon Campus! George Washington University was chartered in 1821 by an act of Congress. Nowadays, the University teaches over 27,000 students a year. Let's help make their campus a little shadier for the students running between classes.  Requirements Registration. We require that you pre-register for …

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[CANCELLED] Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Riggs LaSalle Recreation

Riggs LaSalle 501 Riggs Rd NE, Washington

Celebrate Earth Day by planting trees at Riggs LaSalle Recreation Center! We are enhancing canopy at this site with overstory trees that will add shade and stormwater runoff management. Requirements Registration. We require that you pre-register for our events so that you can fill out our waiver before arriving at the event. Please take a …

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[CANCELLED] Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Washington Monument

Washington Monument 2 15th St NW, Washington

Celebrate Arbor Day by planting trees at the Washington Monument! We are restoring the National Mall with historic cherry trees. Requirements Registration. We require that you pre-register for our events so that you can fill out our waiver before arriving at the event. Please take a moment to register for this event. Youth Volunteers. Volunteers …

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[CANCELLED] Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Matthews Memorial Baptist Church

Matthews Memorial Baptist Church 2607 Martin Luther King , Jr., AVE, SE, Washington

Join us as we add canopy to the historic Barry Farm neighborhood! We will plant trees that will add to the beauty of this space all year long, and shade to the property. Requirements Registration. We require that you pre-register for our events so that you can fill out our waiver before arriving at the …

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[CANCELLED] Citizen Science: Park Inventory Fort Stevens Recreation Center

Fort Stevens Recreation Center 1327 Van Buren St. NW, Washington

Join us for our first park inventory of the 2020 season!  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 us as we survey the trees at Fort Stevens Recreation Center. Participants will receive a short, hands-on training in …

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[CANCELLED] Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Fort Greble

Fort Greble Martin Luther King Jr Ave SW & Elmira St SW, Washington

Plant trees at this Civil War-era fort, at the junction of the Anacostia and Potomac rivers. We are planting trees to reduce stormwater runoff and for erosion control. Requirements Registration. We require that you pre-register for our events so that you can fill out our waiver before arriving at the event. Please take a moment …

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[CANCELLED] Citizen Science: Park Inventory at 3rd and I St. Park

3rd and I St Park Corner of 3rd and I St. SW, Washington

Come join us as we survey the trees at the 3rd and I St. Park! It might surprise you to know there is no current record of the trees in our parks.  But you can help change that! Participants will receive a short, hands-on training in the park.  After learning the tools and techniques participants …

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[CANCELLED] Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Congressional Cemetery

Congressional Cemetery 1801E St SE, Washington

Plant in the only cemetery space planned by Pierre L'Enfant! Congressional Cemetery has served the District for over 200 years. We will add canopy cover to this historic site that will provide essential stormwater retention and erosion control. Requirements Registration. We require that you pre-register for our events so that you can fill out our …

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[CANCELLED] Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Upshur Recreation

Upshur Recreation Center 4300 Arkansas Ave NW, Washington

Return with us to Upshur Recreation Center to add canopy to this well-loved public space! Requirements Registration. We require that you pre-register for our events so that you can fill out our waiver before arriving at the event. Please take a moment to register for this event. Youth Volunteers. Volunteers under 18 years of age …

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[CANCELLED] Citizen Science: Park Inventory at Constitution Gardens

Constitution Gardens Constitution Ave., Washington

Come join us as we finish our survey of the trees at Constitution Gardens! It might surprise you to know there is no current record of the trees in our parks.  But you can help change that! Participants will receive a short, hands-on training in the park.  After learning the tools and techniques participants will …

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[CANCELLED] Citizen Science: Park Inventory at Francis Field

Francis Field 25th and N St. NW, Washington

Come join us as we take a survey of the trees at Francis Field and School Without Walls! It might surprise you to know there is no current record of the trees in our parks. But you can help change that! Participants will receive a short, hands-on training in the park.  After learning the tools …

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[CANCELLED] Citizen Science: Park Inventory at Anacostia Park

Anacostia Park 1800 Anacostia Dr., Washington

Come join us as we finish our survey of the trees at Anacostia Park. It might surprise you to know there is no current record of the trees in our parks. But you can help change that! Participants will receive a short, hands-on training in the park.  After learning the tools and techniques participants will …

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Tree Walk: Oxon Run Park

Oxon Run Park 1200 Mississippi Avenue Southeast, Washington

Join Casey Trees staff for an easy paced tree identification walk around Oxon Run Park. Personal masks are required at all times, they will not be provided. Attendees are required to maintain at least six (6) feet of distance between fellow attendees and employees of Casey Trees.Make use of the Casey Trees species guide to …

Tree Walk: UDC Campus

University of the District of Columbia 4200 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington

Join Casey Trees staff for an easy paced tree identification walk around the UDC Campus. Personal masks are required at all times, they will not be provided. Attendees are required to maintain at least six (6) feet of distance between fellow attendees and employees of Casey Trees.Make use of the Casey Trees species guide and …

Tree Walk: Takoma Recreation Center

Takoma Recreation Center 6699 4th St. NW, Washington

Join Casey Trees staff for an easy paced tree identification walk around the UDC Campus. Personal masks are required at all times, they will not be provided. Attendees are required to maintain at least six (6) feet of distance between fellow attendees and employees of Casey Trees. to the top of all the events.Make use …

Tree Walk: Mount Olivet Cemetery

MT Olivet Cemetery 1300 Bladensburg Road Northeast, Washington

Join Casey Trees staff for an easy paced tree identification walk on Memorial Hill located in Mount Olivet Cemetery. Make use of the Casey Trees species guide to learn key characteristics of tree species to tell them apart. We will also discuss the benefits that these trees provide to this special place and our urban …

Advocacy in the District

Learn how to be a community advocate and protect D.C.’s trees at this fun, interactive workshop. Advocacy in the District will prepare you to navigate D.C.’s unique political geography to help increase tree canopy in your neighborhood and across the District. By the end of these two classes you will be on your way to …

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Tree ID Walk: Langdon Park

Langdon Park 2901 20th St NE, Washington

Join Casey Trees staff for an easy-paced tree identification walk at Langdon Park.Are you looking for some nature time? Interested in learning more about the trees of DC?Join Casey Trees staff for an easy paced tree identification walk on Memorial Hill located in Mount Olivet Cemetery. Make use of the Casey Trees species guide to …

Community Tree Care: Mount Olivet Cemetery

Mount Olivet Cemetery 1300 Bladensburg Rd. NE, Washington

Community Tree Care: Mount Olivet CemeteryHelp Casey Trees care for young trees! Your help with weeding, mulching and watering these vulnerable trees will give them a leg up in becoming an important part of our growing tree canopy.You provide the volunteers, we provide all the necessary tools and supplies to care for trees. Participants will …

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Community Tree Care: Dakota Playground

Dakota Playground 2350 33rd Street NE, Washington

Community Tree Care: Dakota PlaygroundHelp Casey Trees care for young trees! Your help with weeding, mulching and watering these vulnerable trees will give them a leg up in becoming an important part of our growing tree canopy.You provide the volunteers, we provide all the necessary tools and supplies to care for trees. Participants will receive …

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