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After Work Tree Time: Lookout Park

June 21, 2018 | 5:00 PM | Urban Forest Project Event

Join us for our weekly After Work Tree Time session at 801 Fairview Ave NW on June 21st from 5:00-7:30pm, no pruning experience is necessary!

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Clemente Park BBQ & Beautify

June 28, 2018 | 5:30 PM | Community Event,Park Volunteer Event,Parks Alive Leaders,Volunteer Event

Head over to the park at 5:30 pm and join our team for a beautification project and help us spruce up the park. All ages are welcome and we’ll provide the tools and training for each project. At 6:30 pm, we’ll gather for a free BBQ meal featuring deliciously fresh, nutritious menu provided by Johnny B’z. Don’t worry if you need to leave early or arrive late, we’ll welcome you when you arrive.     This is the third year of…

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After Work Tree Time: Clemente Park

June 28, 2018 | 5:30 PM | Urban Forest Project Event

Join us for our weekly After Work Tree Time session at 546 Rumsey SW on Thursday, June 28th from 5:30-7:30pm, no pruning experience is necessary!

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Dickinson Park BBQ & Beautify

July 12, 2018 | 5:30 PM | Community Event,Park Volunteer Event,Parks Alive Leaders,Special Event,Volunteer Event

Head over to the park at 5:30 pm and join our team for a beautification project and help us spruce up the park. All ages are welcome and we’ll provide the tools and training for each project. At 6:30 pm, we’ll gather for a free BBQ meal. Don’t worry if you need to leave early or arrive late, we’ll welcome you when you arrive.     This is the third year of the BBQ & Beautify series. Our goals are to…

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After Work Tree Time: Dickinson Buffer Park

July 12, 2018 | 5:30 PM | Urban Forest Project Event

Join us for our weekly After Work Tree Time session at 1635 Willard Ave SE on Thursday, July 12th from 5:30-7:30pm, no pruning experience is necessary!

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Tree Identification Class

July 17, 2018 | 5:30 PM

Join us for an opportunity to learn to identify that tree in your backyard. We’ll go over basic tenets of tree identification and practice your skills outside. Specific attention will be given to developing an understanding of the terminology and definitions of various tree-identification related terms. A couple of different resources will be explored to help you identify trees. This class is another in the series of required classes to earn a ‘Citizen Forester’ designation. A $5 donation per class…

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After Work Tree Time: Roosevelt Park

July 19, 2018 | 5:30 PM | Urban Forest Project Event

Join us for our weekly After Work Tree Time session at 1530 Grandville Ave. SW on Thursday, July 19th from 5:30-7:30pm, no pruning experience is necessary!

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Mulick Park BBQ & Beautify

July 26, 2018 | 5:30 PM | Community Event,Park Volunteer Event,Parks Alive Leaders,Volunteer Event

Head over to the park at 5:30 pm and join our team for a beautification project and help us spruce up the park. All ages are welcome and we’ll provide the tools and training for each project. At 6:30 pm, we’ll gather for a free BBQ meal featuring deliciously fresh, nutritious menu provided by Johnny B’z. Don’t worry if you need to leave early or arrive late, we’ll welcome you when you arrive.     This is the third year of…

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After Work Tree Time: Mulick Park

July 26, 2018 | 5:30 PM | Urban Forest Project Event

Join us for our weekly After Work Tree Time session at 1761 Rosewood SE on Thursday, July 26th from 5:30-7:30pm, no pruning experience is necessary!

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Alger Park BBQ & Beautify

August 2, 2018 | 5:30 PM | Community Event,Park Volunteer Event,Parks Alive Leaders,Volunteer Event

Head over to the park at 5:30 pm and join our team for a beautification project and help us spruce up the park. All ages are welcome and we’ll provide the tools and training for each project. At 6:30 pm, we’ll gather for a free BBQ meal featuring deliciously fresh, nutritious menu provided by Johnny B’z. Don’t worry if you need to leave early or arrive late, we’ll welcome you when you arrive.      This is the third year…

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After Work Tree Time: Alger Park

August 2, 2018 | 5:30 PM | Urban Forest Project Event

Join us for our weekly After Work Tree Time session at 921 Alger St. SE on Thursday, August 2nd from 5:30-7:30pm, no pruning experience is necessary!

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After Work Tree Time: Mulick Park (Part 2)

August 9, 2018 | 5:30 PM | Urban Forest Project Event

Join us for our weekly After Work Tree Time session at 1761 Rosewood SE on Thursday, August 9th from 5:30-7:30pm, no pruning experience is necessary!

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Tree Identification Class

August 21, 2018 | 5:30 PM

Join us for an opportunity to learn to identify that tree in your backyard. We’ll go over basic tenets of tree identification and practice your skills outside. Specific attention will be given to developing an understanding of the terminology and definitions of various tree-identification related terms. A couple of different resources will be explored to help you identify trees. This class is another in the series of required classes to earn a ‘Citizen Forester’ designation. A $5 donation per class…

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After Work Tree Time: Richmond Park

August 30, 2018 | 5:30 PM | Urban Forest Project Event

Join us for our weekly After Work Tree Time session at 1101 Richmond St NW on Thursday, August 30th from 5:30-7:30pm, no pruning experience is necessary!

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After Work Tree Time: Joe Taylor Park (Part 2)

September 6, 2018 | 5:30 PM | Urban Forest Project Event

Join us for our weekly After Work Tree Time session at 1038 Bemis St. SE on Thursday, September 6th from 5:30-7:30pm, no pruning experience is necessary!

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After Work Tree Time: Roosevelt Park Series

September 13, 2018 | 5:30 PM | Urban Forest Project Event

Join us for our weekly After Work Tree Time session at 1342 Grandville Ave SW on Thursday, September 13th from 5:30-7:30pm, no pruning experience is necessary!

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After Work Tree Time: Early Learning Center

September 20, 2018 | 5:30 PM | Urban Forest Project Event

Join us for our weekly After Work Tree Time session at 641 Vries St. SW on Thursday, September 20th from 5:30-7:30pm, no pruning experience is necessary!

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After Work Tree Time: Riverside Park Band Shell

September 27, 2018 | 5:30 PM | Urban Forest Project Event

Join us for our weekly After Work Tree Time session at 2001 Monroe Ave NW on Thursday, September 27th from 5:30-7:30pm, no pruning experience is necessary!

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After Work Tree Time: Riverside Park End of Season Celebration

September 29, 2018 | 5:30 PM | Urban Forest Project Event

Join us for our end-of-season AWTT pruning event and celebration at 2001 Monroe Ave NE on Saturday, September 29th from 5:30-7:30pm. No pruning experience is necessary. You have worked hard this season, come join us as we end the summer with a bang!

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