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Past Events

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Delta Park Orchard Care

Volunteer Event
Did you know Urban Forestry has an educational fruit tree orchard? This treasure of diverse fruit and nut trees did not receive its regular pruning last year and needs your help!
Location

Elementree Care

Volunteer Event
Join PP&R Urban Forestry to prune, mulch, and provide care to the trees of Ventura Elementary School.
All day
PP&R Urban Forestry will be sharing tree activities during Free Lunch + Play events this summer. Volunteer for one of three roles to provide tree education and activities to your community.
Join PP&R Urban Forestry to help care for the Nature Patch at Alberta Park.
Location
Join PP&R Urban Forestry for a Madrones on a Monday Morning, a tree walk at Kelley Point Park. June 14, 9:00 am - 10:00 am.

Local Tree Care Providers Workshop

Classes and Activities
This workshop is for tree care professionals who work on trees in Portland. We discuss Portland's Tree Code, Title 11 Trees. Urban Forestry staff are available to answer questions about trees in development and non-development situations.

Kenilworth Park Tree Walk

Classes and Activities
All day
Join Neighborhood Tree Steward Graduate and local tree-enthusiast Lisa Wilcke to learn about the trees of Kenilworth Park - two dates available!

Trees of Peninsula Park Tree Walk

Classes and Activities
It’s more than roses! Join Urban Forestry Manager Angie DiSalvo for a tour of 100 years of tree plantings at Peninsula Park.
An introduction to Portland Fruit Tree Project and an overview of engagement opportunities for volunteers.

Flowering Tree Walk

Classes and Activities
Spring has sprung, buds are bursting, and trees throughout Portland are coating the City in fragrant flowers! Register to join us on a Flowering Tree Walk this April.
Available Online
Looking for a summer job opportunity? Portland Parks & Recreation (PP&R) is planning to hire over 1,800 summer staff. Join us!
Portland’s trees work hard, but our volunteers work even harder! Join your neighbors outdoors this spring, working on the body mechanics that keep tree caregivers strong and applying these skills to our community’s trees.

Pedal Through the Petals

Classes and Activities
All day
Portland's trees are bursting with colorful flowers - take a ride around town to enjoy them before they drop!
Available Online
The award-winning book "From Stumptown to Treetown" takes readers on a journey through the histor-tree of Downtown Portland. Author and local historian David-Paul B. Hedberg will join us virtually to discuss Portland's legacy of tree management.

Tree Identification for Portlanders

Classes and Activities
Available Online
To become an expert tree-identifier takes lots of practice looking at the trees outdoors. This online webinar will teach the methods of identification and the characteristics of trees that will advise you.

Tree Technology Tools

Classes and Activities
Available Online
Learn what technology is available to enhance your urban forestry experience. This event will be held live online.
Portland’s trees work hard, but our volunteers work even harder! Join your neighbors outdoors this spring, working on the body mechanics that keep tree caregivers strong and applying these skills to our community’s trees.
Portland’s trees work hard, but our volunteers work even harder! Join your neighbors outdoors this spring, working on the body mechanics that keep tree caregivers strong and applying these skills to our community’s trees.
Are you ready to put your pruning training to work and practice the goals of young tree pruning? This event is limited to graduates of the Neighborhood Tree Stewards program.

Portland Treevia!

Community Event
Available Online
Ready for a fun night of virtual tree trivia? Join your neighbors and compete with other Tree Teams in the ultimate challenge of urban tree knowledge. Tree enthusiasts of all ages and abilities welcome!