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August 2019

Aug 29
Free

Let’s Meet Up – La Colombe Coffee Roaster

August 29 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm EDT
La Colombe Coffee Roasters, 900 6th Street NW
Washington, DC 20001 United States

Join Casey Trees on Thursday August 29 while we host our monthly meet up at La Colombe Coffee Roasters in Chinatown! Come hang out with Casey Trees staff while we talk about upcoming events, advocacy actions, and more! At this meet up, we will also be working together to write comments for Howard University East Campus development to ask that the development team protects the patches of contiguous tree canopy on-site and retains as many Special Trees as possible! You…

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September 2019

Sep 7
Free

Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Congressional Cemetery

September 7 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT
Congressional Cemetery, 1801 E St SE
Washington, DC 20016 United States

We are back at Congressional Cemetery for the 4th time!  Congressional Cemetery has been serving the district for over 207 years. We will be adding canopy cover to this historic site that will provide essential stormwater retention and erosion control.  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:…

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Sep 21
Free

Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – The Franciscan Monastery

September 21 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT
Franciscan Monastery, 1400 Quincy St NE
Washington, DC 20017 United States

Join us in planting trees at the Fransican Monastary of the Holy Land in America.  We will be restoring a grove of trees along the route of an underground stream to help save the soils of one of the most beautiful places in DC.  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…

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Sep 28
Free

Advocacy in the District

September 28 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm EDT
Casey Trees, 3030 12th Street Northeast
Washington, DC 20017 United States

Learn how you can 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 the class you will be on your way to reviewing development plans, writing persuasive public comments, and delivering testimony at important District hearings. Upon completion of Advocacy in the District, you will be one step closer to becoming a…

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October 2019

Oct 5
Free

Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Tregaron Conservancy

October 5 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT
Tregaron Conservancy, 3100 Macomb Street NW
Washington, DC 20008 United States

Join us in planting trees at Tregaron Conservancy.  We are back at Tregaron Conservancy to add to its natural beauty! This estate was built in 1912 and designed by Charles Adams Platt and landscape architect Ellen Biddle Shipman. Together they designed 20 acres into a large woodland garden estate.  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…

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Oct 5
Free

Park Inventory: Foxhall Playground

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT
Foxhall Playground, 4742 W Street NW
Washington, DC 20007 United States

Join Casey Trees and city arborists in the Foxhall Crescent on a lovely fall day to collect important information about trees in Northwest D.C. If you love trees, science and discovering new parks, this is the event for you! Come put your tree skills to the test and take in some fresh air with fellow nature enthusiasts. Participants will receive a short, hands-on training on-site. After learning the tools and techniques, participants will split into groups and begin assessing trees.…

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Oct 11
Free

Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church

October 11 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm EDT
Our Lady of Perpetual Help, 1602 Morris Rd SE
Washington, DC 20020 United States

Join us in planting trees at Our Lady of Perpertual Help Church!  Add canopy to the beautiful campus of this historic church in Anacostia, and enjoy the panoramic view of D.C. basking in the shade of the trees you plant. 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…

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Oct 19
Free

Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Columbia Island

October 19 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT
Columbia Island, George Washington Memorial Pkwy
Washington, DC 20037 United States

Join us in planting trees at Columbia Island! We are back at Columbia Island for our 4th community tree planting event! This island is the site of the Lady Bird Johnson Memorial and many beautiful walking trails. Join us in planting trees along the walk ways and waterways. Then enjoy a stroll through the park.  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.…

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Oct 26
Free

Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – St. Luke’s Catholic Church

October 26 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT
St. Luke’s Catholic Church, 4925 E Capital St. SE
Washington, DC 20019 United States

Join us in planting trees at St. Luke's Catholic Church! St. Luke's Catholic Church has called in the Casey Trees volunteers to help them plant trees on their property. They need your help to get the job done. Sign up now! 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…

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November 2019

Nov 4
Free

Park Inventory: Turkey Thicket Recreation Center

November 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm EST
Turkey Thicket Recreation Center, 1100 Michigan Ave NE
Washington, DC 20017 United States

Join Casey Trees and city arborists in Brookland on a lovely fall day to collect important information about trees in Northeast D.C. If you love trees, science and discovering new parks, this is the event for you! Come put your tree skills to the test and take in some fresh air with fellow nature enthusiasts at our last inventory of 2019! Participants will receive a short, hands-on training on-site. After learning the tools and techniques, participants will split into groups…

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Nov 8
Free

Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Gallaudet University

November 8 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm EST
Gallaudet University, 800 Florida Ave NE
Washington, DC 20002 United States

Join us in planting trees at Gallaudet University! Come plant trees with us at Gallaudet for our 4th year in a row! 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 you can fill out our waiver before arriving…

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Nov 9
Free

Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – St. Anselm’s Abbey

November 9 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm EST
St. Anselm’s Abbey, 4501 South Dakota Ave. NE
Washington, DC 20017 United States

Join us in planting trees at St. Anslem's Abbey! We are adding canopy to this abbey in our very own neighborhood of Brookland. Increase canopy at the alma matter of one of our very own arborists! 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…

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Nov 15
Free

Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Montrose Park

November 15 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm EST
Montrose Park, 3000 R St. NW
Washington, DC 20007 United States

Join us in planting trees at Montrose Park! 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 you can fill out our waiver before arriving at the event. Youth Volunteers: Volunteers under 18 years of age must have their…

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Nov 16
Free

Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Oak Hill Cemetery

November 16 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm EST
Oak Hill Cemetery, 3001 R St. NW
Washington, DC 20007 United States

Join us in planting trees at Oak Hill Cemetery! This is our second planting at the historic Oak Hill Cemetery! Join us in adding canopy to this beautiful cemetery. After the planting is finished feel free to explore the cemetery and search for its notable figures.  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…

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December 2019

Trees Matter Presents: Green Cities Summit

December 4 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
Kellogg Conference Center, 800 Florida Ave NE
Washington, DC 20002 United States

Montgomery Parks and Casey Trees, Washington D.C., present the eighth annual conference — Trees Matter Presents: Green Cities Summit. Presentations will focus on the health and welfare of trees in our increasingly developed landscapes. Learn from some of the country’s leading experts about innovative efforts to plant, protect and preserve trees in urban and suburban settings. Trees provide many benefits: they clean and cool our air, stabilize our soils, provide wildlife habitat and beautify our urban and suburban areas. We…

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Dec 18
Free

Volunteer: Community Tree Planting – Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial

December 18 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm EST
Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, 1964 Independence Ave SW
Washington, DC 20024 United States

Join us in planting trees at the National Mall at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial! Plant heritage varieties of the beloved Cherry Tree at the National Mall. 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 you can…

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