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Casey Trees & DC Department of Parks and Recreation

http://caseytrees.org

August 2019

Aug 21
Free

Class: Team Leader Training

August 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EDT
Casey Trees Office, 3030 12th St. NE
Washington, DC 20017 United States

Do you want to play a greater role in increasing the District’s canopy cover? If so, consider becoming a Casey Trees Team Leader at either our community tree plantings or inventories! Community Tree Plantings: The foundation for a tree’s health and longevity is established the day it is planted. As a Tree Planting Team Lead, you will learn how to prepare a tree planting site and properly plant a tree to ensure its survival, as well as the techniques critical…

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September 2019

Sep 14
Free

Washington DC’s First Annual Pawpaw Party

September 14 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm EDT
Oxon Run Park, 1200 Mississippi Avenue Southeast
Washington, DC 20032 United States

You're Invited to... Washington DC's Pawpaw Party! Join DC Dept. of Parks and Recreation in celebrating North America's largest indigenous fruit at Oxon Run Park on Saturday, September 14th!  Never heard of a pawpaw? Don't miss your chance to learn about the history of this special fruit and try some pawpaws for yourself. They are only ripe for a brief window, so don't wait until next year! There will be fun for the whole family, including: Pawpaw taste testing and dishes Pawpaw…

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October 2019

Oct 12
Free

Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – The Park at LeDroit

October 12 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT
The Park at LeDroit, 319 Oakdale Place NW
Washington, DC 20001 United States

Join us in planting trees at LeDroit Park!  We planted trees in LeDroit Park in the fall of 2014 and did a tree inventory last summer. Now we are back to plant trees to complete this park's transformation.  Register now! The Tuesday before this planting, we will send a logistics and directions email with detailed information about how to get to the site. You will receive this email ONLY if you are signed up for this planting. Requirements Waiver: We…

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November 2019

Nov 2
Free

Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Heritage Island

November 2 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT
Heritage Island, 279 Oklahoma Ave. NE
Washington, DC 20002 United States

Join us in planting trees at Heritage Island! This is our second community tree planting at Heritage Island! Come join us as we continue to re-tree this man-made island in the Anacostia River.  Register now! The Tuesday before this planting, we will send a logistics and directions email with detailed information about how to get to the site. You will receive this email ONLY if you are signed-up for this planting. Requirements Waiver: We require that you pre-register for our…

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December 2019

Dec 14
Free

Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Virginia Ave. Park

December 14 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm EST
Virginia Ave. Park, 1098 9th St SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States

Join us in planting trees at Virginia Ave Park! Our last planting of the Fall season will help shade the dog park of this community park and increase stormwater retention. Register now! The Tuesday before this planting, we will send a logistics and directions email with detailed information about how to get to the site. You will receive this email ONLY if you are signed-up for this planting. Requirements Waiver: We require that you pre-register for our events, so that…

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