Events

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Events

Mulching at Rio Linda Central Park

Rio Linda Central Park, Rio Linda

Thursday, March 2 9:00A - 3:00P

Come mulch with us! We will be mulching newly-established trees at Rio Linda Central Park!

Morning and afternoon shifts are available.

This event is full. Please check back later to see if any spots are available.

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CA Arbor Week Native Seedling and Acorn Planting

Empire Ranch Park Site #53, Folsom

Thursday, March 9 9:00A - 12:00P

Help the Sacramento Tree Foundation celebrate California Arbor Week by enhancing a previous reforesting project in the City of Folsom at Empire Ranch Park Site #53 by planting native trees and acorns in open space. We hope to plant approximately 100 new tree seedlings and acorns which will build the urban forest and someday provide habitat for local wildlife.

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CA Arbor Week Planting at the Sacramento Horseman's Association

Sacramento Horseman's Association, Sacramento

Saturday, March 11 9:00A - 12:00P

Help the Sacramento Tree Foundation celebrate California Arbor Week with a special tree planting at the Sacramento Horseman's Association. We will be planting 75 new native trees along paddocks, open space areas, and near Arcade Creek. This project will help provide shade to people and horses while bolstering the health and continuity of the historic oak woodland that persists on the property. New native trees will also support habitat quality and connectivity along Arcade Creek.

This event is full. Please check back later to see if any spots are available.

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NeighborWoods Planting at Lincoln Village Community Park

Lincoln Village Community Park, Rancho Cordova

Saturday, March 25 9:00A - 1:00P

Join the Sacramento Tree Foundation and City of Rancho Cordova in planting 33 new shade trees across Lincoln Village Community Park. The trees will be planted along the baseball diamond, tennis courts, and the entire eastern side of the park, providing a more comfortable atmosphere for park goers in the hotter months in addition to their ecological benefits for the entire community.

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Planting at the Bear River Habitat Trail

Bear River Habitat Trail, Yuba County

Saturday, April 1 9:00A - 12:00P

Please join the Sacramento Tree Foundation at our first Bear River planting event of 2017. We are hoping to plant about 500 new trees, shrubs, grasses and other native plants. This area is being built into a beautiful, shaded walking/biking path that will connect neighborhoods and provide important habitat to wildlife.

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Planting with Purpose at Nuevo Park by the Del Paso Heights Growers' Alliance

Nuevo Park, Sacramento

Saturday, April 1 9:00A - 12:00P

Join the Del Paso Heights Growers' Alliance (DPHGA) in ensuring that native trees and plant species remain an integral part of the urban forest in the disadvantaged community of Del Paso Heights by planting trees at Nuevo Park and Richardson Park.

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Save The Elms Program (STEP) Citizen Scientist Training

Coloma Community Center, Sacramento

Saturday, April 8 9:00A - 11:00A

The Sacramento Tree Foundation and the City of Sacramento are recruiting volunteer Citizen Scientists to monitor the city's remaining public elms for signs of Dutch elm disease (DED) this summer. This training will teach you everything you need to know to get started!

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Learn at Lunch: New Invasive Pests Threatening our Urban Forests

Location TBD

Thursday, April 13 11:30A - 1:00P

The California Urban Forest Council, Sacramento Region Chapter “Learn at Lunch” series provides advanced educational opportunities for urban forestry professionals and the public. Learn at lunch presentations are provided every 2 months. Sessions are free. ISA CEU's are requested for each session. (Lunch is not provided. Please bring your own food and beverage.)

This session will be presented by Thomas Smith, Ph.D of CAL FIRE.

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Planting at the Bear River Habitat Trail

Bear River Habitat Trail, Yuba County

Saturday, April 15 9:00A - 12:00P

Join us in planting 500 new native trees, shrubs and other native plants at the Bear River Habitat Trail. Once complete, the trail will provide a beautiful, shaded place for Plumas Lake's residents and visitors to walk and ride bicycles. The trail will also provide an important habitat corridor for wildlife

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Save The Elms Program (STEP) Citizen Scientist Training

Sierra 2 Center for the Arts and Community, Sacramento

Thursday, April 20 5:30P - 7:30P

The Sacramento Tree Foundation and the City of Sacramento are recruiting volunteer Citizen Scientists to monitor the city's remaining public elms for signs of Dutch elm disease (DED) this summer. This training will teach you everything you need to know to get started!

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Earth Day Native Grassland Enhancement

Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge, Elk Grove

Saturday, April 22 9:00A - 12:00P

Join us in celebrating Earth Day by planting native forbs and grass seedlings at the Blue Heron Trails area of Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge.

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Save The Elms Program (STEP) Citizen Scientist Training

Breathe California of Sacramento, Sacramento

Saturday, May 20 9:00A - 11:00A

The Sacramento Tree Foundation and the City of Sacramento are recruiting volunteer Citizen Scientists to monitor the city's remaining public elms for signs of Dutch elm disease (DED) this summer. This training will teach you everything you need to know to get started!

Volunteer!

Learn at Lunch: Trees and The Landscape Architect's Design Process

Location TBD

Thursday, June 15 11:30A - 1:00P

The California Urban Forest Council, Sacramento Region Chapter “Learn at Lunch” series provides advanced educational opportunities for urban forestry professionals and the public. Learn at lunch presentations are provided every 2 months. Sessions are free. ISA CEU's are requested for each session. (Lunch is not provided. Please bring your own food and beverage.)

This session will be presented by Corrie Lindsay, PLA, ISA and Jim Schubert, ASLA, ISA.

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Learn at Lunch: The Problem with Trees on Levees

Location TBD

Thursday, August 17 11:30A - 1:00P

The California Urban Forest Council, Sacramento Region Chapter “Learn at Lunch” series provides advanced educational opportunities for urban forestry professionals and the public. Learn at lunch presentations are provided every 2 months. Sessions are free. ISA CEU's are requested for each session. (Lunch is not provided. Please bring your own food and beverage.)

This session will be presented by Alison Berry, Ph.D. of the College of Biological Science at UC Davis.

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Learn at Lunch: Tree Selection for the 21st Century

Location TBD

Thursday, October 26 11:30A - 1:00P

The California Urban Forest Council, Sacramento Region Chapter “Learn at Lunch” series provides advanced educational opportunities for urban forestry professionals and the public. Learn at lunch presentations are provided every 2 months. Sessions are free. ISA CEU's are requested for each session. (Lunch is not provided. Please bring your own food and beverage.)

This session will be presented by Greg McPherson, Ph.D. of the U.S. Forest Service.

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