Join the Seattle Tree Ambassadors for a Tree Walk or work party in your neighborhood. Check back often for new events and opportunities!
Celebrate Arbor Day!
Saturday, October 17
9:30 am - 12 pm
11 am - Tree Walk
Oxbow Park, Georgetown
6430 Corson Ave S, Seattle
Join Seattle Mayor Ed Murray and the Washington State Department of Natural Resources in celebrating Seattle's Arbor Day! We will be planting new trees and caring for established trees in Georgetown's iconic Oxbow Park. A free Tree Walk touring the beautiful and interesting trees in the neighborhood will leave from the park at 11 am. Other activities include apple cider pressing and face painting with City Fruit, opportunities for Georgetown and South Park residents to plant trees with the Duwamish Tree Canopy Project and DIRT Corps, and an Ask the Arborist booth to answer all your tree questions.
Ravenna Landscape Renewal Work Party
Sunday, October 18th
10 am - 1 pm
Meet at the intersection of 22nd Ave NE and NE 52nd Ave St stairs [map]
Join Tree Ambassador volunteers to help clean up the traffic bulbs and surrounding landscape at the 22nd Ave NE and NE 52nd St stairs, just uphill from the Ravenna P-patch. We need volunteers to help us remove ivy from trees, pull weeds, and spread a clean layer of mulch. Tools, gloves, and instruction will be provided. Please wear long pants and closed-toe shoes.
West Seattle Landscape Renewal
Saturday, October 24
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Fauntleroy Way & 36th Ave SW, 98126 [map]
Join us to help give this highly visible West Seattle landscape some love by clearing invasive species, freeing the mature trees of climbing ivy and clematis, and spreading a nice layer of mulch. We’ll provide tools, gloves, and instruction. Please wear long pants and close toed shoes.
North Delridge Halloween Tree Walk
Saturday, October 31
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
4501 Delridge Way SW [map]
Put on your costume and join Tree Ambassador Patrick for a Halloween tour of some of the magnificent trees in the Youngstown neighborhood. He will be discussing neighborhood trees as well as trees found in some of the open spaces in Youngstown.
South Ballard Tree Walk
Saturday, November 14
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Meet at the corner of 15th Ave NW and NW Market St near the Rapid Ride stop [map]
Join Tree Ambassador Nicolette for a tour of the trees of South Ballard. She will point out some notable trees in the neighborhood, and talk a bit about their history and introduction into Seattle and the Pacific Northwest.
Questions? Email TreeAmbassador@seattle.gov or call 206-615-1668.
Sign up for the Tree Ambassador email list to receive email updates about upcoming volunteer and Tree Walk opportunities.