Oakville Tree Tenders Volunteer Training

29 May, 2018

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - 6:00pm to Tuesday, June 5, 2018 - 9:00pm
Cost: $80.00+HST
Registration Required  HERE
Oakville Town Hall
1225 Trafalgar Rd
L6H 0H3 Oakville , ON
Canada

This event is supported by OakvilleGreen Conservation Association and The Town of Oakville.
Would you like to be able to identify the tree species around you? Do you want to learn best practices for selecting, planting and caring for trees in your yard or community?

This multi-day course will give you a solid understanding of how trees function and what they need to survive and thrive. You’ll learn about the benefits of urban trees and the challenges they face. Our expert instructors deliver engaging indoor and outdoor sessions that will give you skills you can apply immediately. You will walk away with a deeper understanding and be inspired to become an urban forest leader in your community.
 
Sessions:
Day 1: Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at Oakville Town Hall. 6:00PM – 9:00PM
Day 2: Thursday, May 31, 2018 at Oakville Town Hall. 6:00PM – 9:00PM
Day 3: Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Glen Abbey Library. 11:00AM – 4:30PM
Day 4: Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at Oakville Town Hall. 6:00PM – 9:00PM
Eligible participants who attend all four classes have the option to receive 12.00 ISA Continuing Education Units (CEU's).
 
Locations: 
Oakville Town Hall, 1225 Trafalgar Rd, Oakville, ON, L6H 0H3
Oakville Public Library – Glen Abbey Branch, 1415 Third Line, Oakville, ON, L6M 3G2
 
Accessibility Information: Both facilities are fully accessible by Ontario standards. Outdoor components of the course will involve walking in the park on relatively smooth by unpaved ground and on sidewalks throughout the neighbourhood. If there are any additional requirements you may have in order to fully participate in the event, please contact Erica[at]yourleaf.org.

Our mission is to enhance and promote the care and benefit of trees for present and future generations in Ontario through education, research and awareness.