Events

Show your commitment to growing a healthier, more livable community by joining us at an upcoming event!

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Events

NeighborWoods Planting at Will C. Wood Middle School

Will C. Wood Middle School, Sacramento

Saturday, January 21 8:30A - 12:00P

At the Sacramento Tree Foundation, our vision is to bring beautiful, tree-lined streets, shaded parks and schools, and full-canopy forests to the entire Sacramento community. YOU can be a part of this journey by joining us at Will C Wood Middle School as we plant new shade and evergreen trees, mulch, and start a fruit tree orchard on campus.

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

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Acorn Potting

Sacramento Tree Foundation's Yard & Nursery

Saturday, January 28 9:00A - 12:00P

Join us as we plant the next generation of oak trees in our nursery. Tasks will include filling pots, planting acorns, and arranging our nursery for maximum production.

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

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Native Seedling and Acorn Planting

Empire Ranch Park Site #53, Folsom

Saturday, February 4 9:00A - 12:00P

We will be 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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Planting at Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge

Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge, Elk Grove

Saturday, February 11 9:00A - 12:30P

Come and get dirty with us! We will be reforesting a portion of Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge by planting native trees along the edge of reclaimed agricultural lands. We hope to plant 350 new tree seedlings which will someday provide habitat for local wildlife.

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

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Native Grassland Enhancement

Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge, Elk Grove

Saturday, March 4 9:00A - 12:00P

Join us in 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

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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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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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!

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Children ages 6 - 15 are welcome to participate, but must be accompanied by an adult.

Youth ages 16-18 can attend unsupervised, but are required to provide a signed Volunteer Release for Youth (.pdf).