Published on: Tuesday, October 20, 2020 News Alert

Sign up for Tree Care Workshops to be Held in October and November

 

The City has partnered with Maryland Sustainable Ecologies to offer Saturday workshops on tree issues. The 30-minute workshops will take place remotely on Zoom, beginning at noon on each of the days indicated.

Remaining Session topics:

  • Session 2 – Basic tree hazards and visual identification
    Date: Saturday, October 24
    Time: 12 pm – (30-minute session)
  • Session 3 – Common pests, diseases, and invasive species
    Date:
    Saturday, November 14
    Time: 12:00 pm – (30-minute session)
  • Session 4 – Legal considerations and how to hire a contractor
    Date:
    Saturday, November 21
    Time: 12 pm (30-minute session)

The sessions will be taught by Board-Certified Master Arborist, Richard Jones, and Meg Smolinski, ISA-Certified Arborist, Maryland Sustainable Ecologies has developed the course content from nearly 25 years of cumulative experience in arboriculture, safety, tree care, and best practices in the tree world.

  • Each workshop can have up to 25 participants.
  • Attendees can register for one or all of the sessions
  • To register, please send an email to: UrbanForestManager@TakomaParkMD.gov
  • Provide your name, address, and which session you want to attend.