Our City Forest - Winter 2009 Tree Amigo Class!
- Winter 2009 Tree Amigo Class!
Dear Tree OCF Tree Amigos & Volunteers:
We are pleased to announce the dates and times for our Winter 2009
Tree Amigo Class. Please pass this along to anyone who might be
interested. If you are interested in signing up please see the details
Please fill out the following information to complete your enrollment
in the class:
** See below for details and class schedule**
1. First and Last name:
2. Mailing address:
3. Phone number:
5. Are you willing to volunteer one Saturday per month?
Please e-mail the above information to us as soon as you can!
Tree Amigo Class starts February 11, 2009
Our City Forest Winter 2009 Tree Amigo Class
Description: Students will learn planting techniques, species
identification, basic tree care, pruning and how to help organize a
community planting. There will be a tree nursery tour, a walking tree
tour, and a tree planting project during the 18 hour class.
Meeting Location: The classroom location is at Our City Forest Offices
at 151 W. Mission St. San Jose, CA. There will be field training as
well, with locations to be announced during the course.
Session 1, Classroom - February 11th - Wednesday - 6PM-8PM (Welcome,
Our City Forest Intro., & Tree Identification)
Session 2, Classroom - February 18th - Wednesday 6AM-8PM (Right Tree
for the Right Place)
Session 3, Field - February 21st - Saturday - 1PM-4PM (Tree Bank Tour)
Session 4, Classroom - February 25th - Wednesday 6PM-8PM (Volunteer
Meeting & Pruning)
Session 5, Field - February 28th - Saturday - 1PM-4PM (Walking Tree Tour)
Session 6, Classroom - March - Saturday 6PM-8PM (Walking Tree Tour)
Session 7, Field - March - Saturday 9AM-12PM (Tree Planting)
Session 8, Classroom - March - Wednesday - 6PM-8PM (Planting
Coordination & GRADUATION)
*Dates/Times may be subject to slight changes
We request that Tree Amigos volunteer One Saturday per month. Most of
our tree plantings/volunteer opportunities take place on Saturday
mornings from 9AM-12PM. Some plantings are held during weekdays.
If you have any questions, please contact Andrea and Mark at 998-7337
ext. 105 or volunteer@...
Our City Forest