We celebrate trees all year round - join us! All events are free. Check back often for new events and opportunities.
Wallingford (N 46th & Midvale) Planting Party
Saturday, February 13th
9am – 12pm
Meet at N 46th & Midvale Ave N [map]
Begin your Valentine’s Day weekend by showing some love to Wallingford’s N 46th & Midvale landscape and meeting some great volunteers. Last year Tree Ambassadors Allison and Emma were joined by a super team of neighbors in removing bags of garbage and dumpsters full of invasive weeds. Now it’s time to continue the make-over and plant some lovely ferns, flowers, and other flora. Bring your Valentine—no previous planting experience necessary. Dress in clothes that can get dirty. We’ll provide gloves, tools, instruction, and snacks!
Meadowbrook Pond Work Party
Saturday, February 20
10 am - 12 pm
Meet at the trail entrance to the pond on 39th
Ave NE, north of 105th St
Come explore this beautiful bird-watching and community gathering area while helping improve the ecosystem. We will be removing blackberries and other weeds to create a healthier, more resilient forest. Some tools will be provided. Dress for the weather, wear closed toe shoes, and bring wheelbarrows, tarps, shovels, and loppers.
Madison Park Street End Renovation
Saturday, February 20
9 am - 1 pm
Meet at the E Highland Drve Street End (42nd Ave E & E Highland Dr, 98112)
Join E Highland Drive street end neighbors to take the first steps in renovating this neighborhood treasure by removing invasive Himalayan blackberry. No previous gardening experience necessary, just interest in learning about the urban forest and getting your hands dirty. We’ll provide tools, work gloves, and instruction. Please dress for the weather and wear close toed shoes.
Wallingford (Whitman & N 46th St) Planting Party
Sunday, February 21st
10 am – 12 pm
Meet in front of 4606 Whitman Ave N [map]
Help us complete the winter planting season by adding some beauty to this new little Wallingford landscape. We’ll be planting a variety of new species to add year-round color and interest. We’ll provide tools, instruction, and gloves.
University District Tree Walk
Saturday, February 27
11 am - 12 pm
Meet at NE 45th St and Memorial Way NE near the Burke Museum [map]
Take a one hour walk through the University District and learn about how trees shape space and interact with their surrounding built environment. We will encounter a few stairs on the way, but the stairs can be avoided for anyone who wants to go around them.
Questions? Email TreeAmbassador@seattle.gov or call 206-615-1668.
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