Please note this course is now full. Add your name to the wait list by clicking the registration link above.
Would you like to be able to identify the tree species around you? Do you want to learn best practices for selecting, planting and caring for trees in your yard or community?
This multi-day course will give you a solid understanding of how trees function and what they need to survive and thrive. You’ll learn about the benefits of urban trees and the challenges they face. Our expert instructors deliver engaging indoor and outdoor sessions that will give you skills you can apply immediately. You will walk away with a deeper understanding and be inspired to become an urban forest leader in your community.
Day 1: Tuesday, May 8, 2018. 6:00PM – 9:00PM
Day 2: Thursday, May 10, 2018. 6:00PM – 9:00PM
Day 3: Saturday, May 12, 2018. 10:00AM – 4:00PM
Day 4: Tuesday, May 15, 2018. 6:00PM – 9:00PM
Eligible participants who attend all four classes have the option to receive 12.00 ISA Continuing Education Units (CEU's).
This event is supported by Ontario Power Generation
Accessibility Information: The Waterfront Neighbourhood Centre facility is fully accessible by Ontario standards. Outdoor components of the course will involve walking in the park on relatively smooth but unpaved ground and on sidewalks throughout the neighbourhood. If there are any additional requirements you may have in order to fully participate in the event, please contact Erica[at]yourleaf.org