Community Forester Classes
The Community Forester program will train you to become a knowledgable and skilled volunteer caretaker of urban forests. Participants will be qualified to lead and particpate in tree-planting and care projects in their neighborhoods, as well as for The Park People, Denver's Forestry Division, and the Mile High Million tree-planting initiative.
Trees 101 (prerequisite):
Sat, March 1, 9AM-1PM
Tree Planting & Health:
Sat, Apr 5, 9AM-1PM
Sat, May 3, 9AM-1PM
Tree Identification & Inventory:
Sat, June 21, 9AM-1PM
Volunteer Leadership & Management:
Sat, July 12, 9AM-12PM
Registration deadline: February 27
Get your hands dirty and learn how to properly plant a tree so you can be a part of one of our volunteer digger crews.
Wed, April 2, 5:30-7:30PM, at Platt Park Fleming House
Help us unload, sort, and prepare this year's class of Denver Digs Trees.
Wed, April 16, 8AM-3PM at Platt Park Fleming House
Assist your neighbors in finding and picking up their new trees on the big day of distribution.
Sat, April 19, all day at City Park Greenhouse OR Sloan's Lake Greenhouse
Help us find a home for our unplanted trees at the extension tree sale after distribution day.
Sun, April 20, 10AM-12PM at City Park Greenhouse
To get involved please see our Volunteer Opportunities page!