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Upcoming Events

Join the Seattle Tree Ambassadors for a Tree Walk or work party in your neighborhood. Check back often for new events and opportunities!

Pioneer Square Tree Walk
Tuesday, August 4th
12:00pm – 1:00pm
Meet at City Hall Park, 450 3rd Ave, Seattle
RSVP here

Join the Tree Ambassadors for a lunch time Tree Walk around Pioneer Square.  The theme of the Tree Walk is very urban trees. We will be learning about why certain trees are typically planted and how they adapt to their urban environment.  Can’t join us? Download the self-guided tour and enjoy discovering these trees at your own pace.

 


Greenwood Tree Walk
Saturday, August 15th
10:00am - 12:00pm
Meet at the SE corner of Sandel Park, 9053 – 1st Avenue NW
RSVP here

Join the Tree Ambassadors for a morning Tree Walk around Greenwood. We will view a selection of the beautiful trees in the neighborhood and learn about placement, history, and so much more. Can’t join us? Download the self-guided tour here and enjoy discovering these trees at your own pace.

 


West Wallingford Commuter Park Work Party
Saturday, August 15
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Meet at the northeast side of the Aurora & N 46th intersection, 915 N 46th St, Seattle
RSVP here

Join us again on August 15th to clean up and beautify West Wallingford’s busiest bus stop. Volunteer with Seattle reLeaf’s Tree Ambassadors and your neighbors at N 46th and Aurora Ave N as we weed, clean up garbage, and mulch. No gardening skills required, all levels of enthusiasm appreciated! We'll provide tools, gloves, safety vests, instructions, and snacks. Spend a few hours communing with nature up close & personal in order to improve everyone's commute!

 


South Park Triangle Work Party
Saturday, August 22
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Meet at intersection of 10th Ave S & S Southern St (across from South Park Neighborhood Center)
RSVP Here

Let's show this landscape a little love! Join the Tree Ambassadors to clean up the 10th Ave S & S Southern St traffic triangle. We need volunteers to pitch in for a few hours to clean up garbage, trim back vegetation, and remove invasive plants. With your help, we can make a big impact in just one morning. Please register and wear close toed shoes and long pants. We'll supply coffee, tools, gloves, and instruction.



University of Washington Tree Walk
Saturday, August 29th
10:00am - 12:00pm
Meet at the intersection of Rainier Vista & the Burke Gilman Trail (map)
RSVP Here

An urban forest provides multiple benefits to cities and their inhabitants.  The University of Washington campus is an excellent example that illustrates the many purposes served by a healthy urban forest. Explore the campus and discover a bit about the form and function of one of Seattle’s premier urban forest settings. This is a very special Tree Walk led by Dr. Gordon Bradley, Professor Emeritus of urban forestry and land use planning at the University of Washington's School of Environmental and Forest Sciences.

 


Questions? Email TreeAmbassador@seattle.gov or call 206-615-1668.

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