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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!

Wallingford Work Party
Saturday, July 11th
9 am - noon
Meet at the landscaped area at Midvale Ave N and N 46th, Seattle
RSVP Here

Help beautify Wallingford! Join Seattle Tree Ambassadors and your neighbors at N 46th and Midvale Ave N in improving the site by weeding, opening up sight lines, cleaning up garbage, and mulching. 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 this greenspace. Come prepared with closed toe shoes, sun protective clothing, and a water bottle/coffee mug.  Plenty of street parking on the east side of Aurora. 

 


Trees for Neighborhoods Tree and Planting Site Selection Workshop
Wednesday, July 15
6:30 - 8 pm
Center for Urban Horticulture, 3510 NE 41st St, Seattle
RSVP here; space is limited

Seattle reLeaf's Trees for Neighborhoods project is offering this workshop to help you choose the best tree species for the best spot in your yard. Join us to learn more about how to best bring the wonder of trees to your home. Questions we'll be addressing include:

  • Where's the best location in my yard to plant?
  • Which tree is right for me?
  • How do I get a permit for a street tree?
  • How does Trees for Neighborhoods work?
  • Your specific questions

 


Madison Park Landscape Work Party
Saturday, July 18th
9:00am – 12:00pm
41st Ave E and E Prospect St
RSVP here

Join Tree Ambassadors Gene, Heather, Doug, and Liz in transforming the E Prospect Street End in Madison Park. Join the upcoming work party to take the first steps of removing invasives and spreading down mulch. No gardening skills required and all levels of enthusiasm appreciated.  We will provide instruction, tools, gloves, and snacks. Come prepared with closed toe shoes, sun protective clothing, and a water bottle/coffee mug. We hope to see you there!

 


South Park Tree Walk
Monday, July 20
6:30 - 8:30 pm
Meet at South Park Neighborhood Center, 8201 10th Ave S, Seattle
RSVP here

Join the Tree Ambassadors for an evening Tree Walk around South Park. We will learn about the neighborhood’s gorgeous trees and discuss the importance of putting the right tree in the right place for a long and healthy life. Can't join us? Download the self-guided tour here and enjoy discovering these trees at your own pace.

 


Trees for Neighborhoods Tree and Planting Site Selection Workshop
Tuesday, July 21
6:30 - 8 pm
High Point Community Center, 6920 34th Ave SW, Seattle
RSVP here; space is limited

Seattle reLeaf's Trees for Neighborhoods project is offering this workshop to help you choose the best tree species for the best spot in your yard. Join us to learn more about how to best bring the wonder of trees to your home. Questions we'll be addressing include:

  • Where's the best location in my yard to plant?
  • Which tree is right for me?
  • How do I get a permit for a street tree?
  • How does Trees for Neighborhoods work?
  • Your specific questions

 


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.


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.

   
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