Want to get involved with the trees in your neighborhood or community? Become a Tree Tender! Tree Tenders is our flagship course that teaches you all about trees and how to become an advocate for them in your neighborhood. This course covers urban forestry practices, tree biology and health, basic tree identification, proper pruning and maintenance, and instruction on how to lead your community in organizing tree plantings and tree care.
Here’s info on the next Tree Tenders Course:
3 part evening series (Must attend all 3 sessions)
May 21, May 28 and June 4
5:30pm — 8:30pm
32 62nd Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15201
Courses cost $40 (County Resident), or $20 (City of Pittsburgh Resident) which includes materials, light food and instruction. Scholarships are available. Contact Joe@treepittsburgh.org or call 412/781‑8733 x204 for more information. Due to the nature of this course, we prefer Tree Tenders be at least 16 years of age. If you have any special needs, please let us know. Pre-registration is required for this course.