Become a Tree Tender, and join nearly 1200 Pittsburghers in Greening the City One Tree at a Time.
Tree Tenders learn about urban forestry practices, tree biology, planting, pruning, and basic tree care Tree Tenders are qualified to apply for free trees for their community, and they participate in ongoing tree plantings, pruning workshops, tree care days, and more.
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Homewood branch of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh (7101 Hamilton Avenue, Homewood). Pre-registration is required. Pre-register online here.
$40 includes registration, materials, lunch, and instruction. Scholarships available: Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 412-362-6360. 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.