Tree Tenders Richmond Hill
Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 10:00a.m. - 4:00p.m.
Oak Ridges Community Centre
12895 Bayview Ave

Richmond Hill, Ontario, L4E 3G2

 

If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about trees and how to properly care for them, this course for you!  Gain knowledge and skills that you can put to use in your own yard and community.

Our expert instructors deliver engaging indoor and outdoor sessions. We even plant a tree together!

Eligible for International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Continuing Education Units. May also qualify for credit through other continuing education programs.

 

Richmond Hill fall session includes three classes:

Saturday, Sept 12, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Wednesday, Sept 16, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Saturday, Sept 19, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Tree Tender Volunteer Training - Ajax Fall Session
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 (All day)

If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about trees and how to properly care for them, this course for you!  Gain knowledge and skills that you can put to use in your own yard and community.

Our expert instructors deliver engaging indoor and outdoor sessions. We even plant a tree together!

Eligible for International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Continuing Education Units. May also qualify for credit through other continuing education programs.

 

Ajax Fall Session includes four classes:

Tuesday, Sept 29, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. - Greenwood Pavillion,- 2290 Greenwood Rd, Ajax, ON

Thursday, Oct 1, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. - Carruthers Marsh Pavilion, 55 Ashbury Blvd, Ajax, ON

Saturday, Oct 3, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. - Greenwood Pavillion,- 2290 Greenwood Rd, Ajax, ON 

Tuesday, Oct 6, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. - Greenwood Pavillion,- 2290 Greenwood Rd, Ajax, ON

 

Fairmount Park Tree Tour & Adopt-a-Park-Tree Launch
Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 12:00p.m. - 2:00p.m.
Fairmount Park
1725 Gerrard St E
(Meet next to the splash pad in the south west corner of the park)

Toronto, Ontario, M4L 2A9

 

 

Hands-on Mulching Event: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Guided Tree Tour: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

 

Invest some time in your oxygen bank! Join LEAF’s Young Urban Forest Leaders and the Beach Hill Tree Team for a tour in Fairmount Park. Get to know the various tree species in your neighbourhood and the many benefits they provide to the community. Learn about the new fruit trees and shade trees that you can help care for as part of the Adopt-a-Park-Tree Program.

 

Tour Leaders:

LEAF Young Urban Forest Leaders: Monika Oviedo, Kristine Elipse, Taylor Hardacre, Harnoor Boparai. 

 

Accessibility information: Grassy park with some uneven surfaces and steep hills. The park has areas with level gravel paths and perimeter sidewalks. For more information contact Erin[at]yourleaf.org

Regent Park Tree Tour & Adopt-a-Park-Tree Launch
Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 10:30a.m. - 1:00p.m.
Regent Park
640 Dundas Street East
(Meet at main entrance to Aquatic Centre)

Toronto, Ontario, M5A 2B8

 

Hands-on Mulching Event: 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Guided Tree Tour: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

The trees of Regent Park need our help. Join us on a stewardship journey and learn how you can adopt and care for your very own park tree! Take part in a guided tree tour and learn all about the trees of Regent Park and the work of local community groups such as Friends of Regent Park and Cabbagetown ReLEAF. This event is coordinated and led by participants in LEAF’s Young Urban Forest Leaders program.

 

Tour Leaders:

LEAF Young Urban Forest Leaders:  Marika Emma, Theri Reichlin, Sammy Tangir.

Friends of Regent Park.

 

Accessibility information: In-park tour: flat pavement, some steps,  grass and slopes. Contact Lauren[at]yourleaf.org for more information.