Tree Basics Classes and Tree Walks

We normally offer several FREE classes and tree ID walks during the year. During this period of concern over the COVID-19 outbreak, we have decided to cancel this program temporarily at least through the end of April 2020.   The cancelled events are listed below.  Future walks and classes will be listed here, or you can request to be on our mailing list for notification by writing to

The following topics are offered in the next few months:

Tree Walk: Darden Towe Park

Saturday, March 21, 10:00 a.m. to noon  CANCELLED

Darden Towe Park, 1445 Darden Towe Park Road, Charlottesville

Tree Basics Class: Pruning

Tuesday, March 24, 2020  3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.  CANCELLED

Northside Library, 705 Rio Rd W, Charlottesville

Stokes Farm Spring Tree Walk

Saturday, March 28, 2:00 to 3:30 p.m.  CANCELLED

Tree Walk: Living History at James Monroe’s Highland in the Spring

Friday, April 3, 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  CANCELLED

James Monroe’s Highland, 2050 James Monroe Parkway, Charlottesville

Tree Basics Class: Tree ID by Season (Spring)

Saturday, April 11, 9:30 a.m. to noon  CANCELLED

Ivy Creek Natural Area Education Building

Tree Walk: Fluvanna County Library

Saturday, April 11  CANCELLED

Tree Basics Class: Choose and Plant a Tree

Saturday, April 25, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. CANCELLED

Ivy Creek Natural Area Education Building

For information on the annual New Tree Steward Training Class and volunteering, see Become a Tree Steward Volunteer.