The average tree in metropolitan area survives only about 8 years!
Educational Offerings 2017
Join Tree Pittsburgh for a variety of arboreal education in 2017! Classes are taught by Tree Pittsburgh's staff and ISA Certified Arborists, as well as guest lecturers and Heritage Nursery staff. Please note that your registration is not complete until you have paid. After you register, you will be directed to a payment site, or you can send a check to: Tree Pittsburgh, 5401 Butler Street, Second Floor, Pittsburgh PA, 15201.
scholarships available upon request
Tree Pittsburgh's flagship urban forestry and tree care course is offered multiple times in 2017. The Tree Tender Course prepares you to apply for trees through TreeVitalize, and care for trees in your neighborhood. The course is $40 and includes all materials, a light breakfast and lunch, and a t-shirt. Scholarships are available.
Tree Identification Walks: $15
Want to know more about the trees around you? Learn basic tree identification skills with Tree Pittsburgh’s Certified Arborists.
Cost is $15 per walk
Space is limited to 15 participants.
These 2 hour walks are geared for adults and not appropriate for children under 16.
Tree Identification Walks count toward both Penn State and Phipps Master Gardener Certification Continuing Education Credits.
Spring: Arsenal Park, Lawrenceville, Wednesday May 10, 6-8pm
Summer: Phillips Park, Carrick, Thursday July 20, 6-8pm
Chatham University, Shadyside, Wednesday August 2, 6-8pm
Fall: Allegheny Commons, North Side, Saturday October 7, 9-11am
Winter: Mellon Park, Shadyside, Saturday December 9, 10am-noon
Questions? call or email Joe Stavish at 412.781.8733 or firstname.lastname@example.org