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Trees Atlanta

Call: (404) 522-4097 or visit www.treesatlanta.org
The 23-year-old nonprofit has planted more than 68,000 trees in metro Atlanta and now is planning the city's first arboretum - or "tree museum" - along the Beltline. Trees not only are beautiful and provide shade, but they also reduce the effect of the “urban heat island” and suck carbon out of the air that otherwise might contribute to global warming. Trees Atlanta always needs people to do its spadework.

Lunch and Learn: Discovering the BeltLine’s Native Plants

Thursday March 12, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
Trees Atlanta is hosting a session that allows attendees to learn about the restoration of native plants from the Urban Forestry director at Trees Atlanta, Brian Williams. His presentation will take you back to the past to directly show you the condition of the BeltLine before it was restored.  Afte...
Cost: Free

Canopy Conference:Fighting Climate Change with Urban Forests

Thursday February 20, 2020 09:00 am EST
By 2050, scientists predict the city of Atlanta and the entire metro Atlanta region will more than double in population size. As the area grows, so will the need for natural infrastructure. This year’s Canopy Conference will address the care for more trees in cities and discuss how city leaders and ...
Cost: $45-$150

Workshop: Apple Cider Fermentation and Holiday Libations

Thursday November 21, 2019 07:00 pm EST
Cider was once a mainstay of the American farmstead. In this workshop, you'll rediscover the lost craft of cider making from some of the best cider makers around! This workshop will be taught by Robby Astrove, as well as Almeta Tulloss and Nicole Bluh, owners of Cherokee Moon Mixology. You will le...
Cost: $10

Workshop: The Flavors of Chestnuts

Wednesday October 16, 2019 10:00 am EDT
Join Kathy Patrick, president of the Georgia Chapter of The American Chestnut Foundation, for a fun morning of chestnut exploration! Kathy will dive into the history of the American chestnut tree as an iconic part of our culture. She'll teach cooking methods to take advantage of the nutritious nut...
Cost: $10

Gather 'Round Reynoldstown

Thursday December 7, 2017 06:00 pm EST
Trees Atlanta invites you to join us for Gather ‘Round Reynoldstown, a campfire-themed party benefitting Atlanta’s urban canopy. Come hang out around the fire in our backyard on Thursday, December 7th from 6-9 PM – toast some marshmallows, have a couple of beers (shout out to our friends at Event...
Cost: $25

A Taste of Reynoldstown: Neighborhood Arboretum Walking Tour

Wednesday July 13, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
Trees Atlanta and Concrete Jungle are teaming up to lead an evening walking tour of the Reynoldstown Arboretum. Join us to explore the edible and fruiting trees that help to give this historic neighborhood its unique flavor! Check-in begins at 6:00pm, with complimentary cool refreshments, and the t...
Cost: Free

Plant Sale Preview

Wednesday March 30, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
Get the Scoop on what is available at the 4th Annual Native Wildflower and Vine Sale! You’ll be among the first to hear what special “spotlight” plants will be offered. Lead by Eric Kimbrel, Director of Horticulture for the Southern Highlands Reserve.
Cost: Free with registration

The 2016 Mayors' Symposium & Tree City USA Celebration

Tuesday February 16, 2016 07:00 pm EST
Join us for this inspiring event presented by Trees Atlanta, the Georgia Forestry Commission, and the Georgia Urban Forest Council. This event is an opportunity to network with partners while learning best practices for supporting a model urban tree program.
Cost: $50-$75

Water is Life Benefit

Friday August 21, 2015 08:00 pm EDT
Join World Water Relief and Trees Atlanta for the sixth annual Water is Life fundraiser. There will be hors d'oeuvres by Southbound's chef Ryan Smith as well as live entertainment and an auction featuring PGA tickets, a vacation to Belize, handcrafted jewelry, and more. Proceeds will benefit World W...
Cost: $75-$85

TreeKeepers 2014

Friday September 26, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
TreeKeepers started in 2008 to provide practical tree education over the course of 7 consecutive Saturday sessions (excluding Labor Day weekend) including: indoor & outdoor activities, lively presentations, and engaging hands-on demonstrations. Each 3-hour session is taught by Trees Atlanta staff ...
Cost: $75

TreeKeepers Certification Program

Friday September 19, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
TreeKeepers started in 2008 to provide practical tree education in a series of 7 sessions through: indoor & outdoor activities, lively presentations, and engaging hands-on demonstrations. Each 3-hour session is taught by Trees Atlanta staff or community tree experts. Upon completion of the program...
Cost: $75.00

Fruit and Nut Panel Discussion

Tuesday August 5, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
Join panelists Robby Astrove, Craig Durkin, Christina Gibson, Brandy Hall for a panel discussion held at Trees Atlanta that will jump into the hot topic of Fruit and Nut Trees. The expert panel will review their participation in this field of arboriculture and answer questions from the audience. Top...
Cost: Free

Pruning Sessions

Friday July 25, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
These classes are required to volunteer to prune trees with Trees Atlanta. They are cumulative.
Cost: Free

Trees Atlanta's Junior TreeKeepers

Thursday July 17, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
Middle School Session - Ages 11-14 - June 23-27High School Session - Ages 15-17 - July 14-18Trees Atlanta is offering its newest summer program, Junior TreeKeepers! Experience a 200 year old forest, hike an 825 feet summit, explore Georgia's biodiversity, and launch a legacy project for years to com...
Cost: $250/session

DESIGN YOUR EDIBLE LANDSCAPE- The Homestead Atlanta

Friday April 18, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
Transform your backyard into a food forest that’s as delicious as it is beautiful. Learn how to use the land you have to your advantage and how to design the growing space you’ve always wanted.Class site: Cost: $30-45

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Friday April 4, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
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Cost: $30-45

Trees Atlanta Native Plant Sale!

Friday April 4, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
You're invited to Trees Atlanta's 2nd Annual Native Plant Sale. This sale features more than 1,800 native perennial wildflowers and vines, in pollinator-friendly species like milkweed, native Lilies, Aster, Solidago, and Jack in the Pulpit, as well as multiple species of vines, ferns, and grasses. T...
Cost: Free-$50

The Root Ball Party

Wednesday March 26, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
2014 is a milestone year for Trees Atlanta. At the end of this planting season (March 2014), Trees Atlanta will have contributed 100,000 trees to Atlanta’s urban forest since 1985. In celebration of this milestone, Trees Atlanta is hosting the Root Ball presented by the Southeast Permanente Medica...
Cost: $100

All about Magnolias! Free Trees Atlanta Speaker Event

Tuesday March 18, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
Magnolia trees are in bloom, and Trees Atlanta is hosting a free speaker event about how amazing they are!Join us on Wednesday, March 19 @ 6:00pm as we host two esteemed speakers: Greg Paige, Arboretum Curator at the Bartlett Tree Research Laboratory, and Andrew Bunting, President of the Magnolia So...
Cost: Free

Free Speaker Event: The Power of Trees and How It Can Help Save the World

Wednesday February 19, 2014 07:00 pm EST
Register to attend the free speaker event on Thursday, February 20th featuring Jim Robbins, New York Times science writer & author of “The Man Who Planted Trees”! His talk is entitled “The Power of Trees and How It Can Help Save the World”, and will take place at the Trees Atlanta Kendeda Ce...
Cost: Free

Trees Atlanta's 2nd Annual Rare, Unusual Trees Party & Auction

Friday September 27, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
On Saturday, September 28th, Trees Atlanta is hosting it’s 2nd Annual Rare, Unusual Trees Party & Auction!Join us for a spirited silent auction, featuring not only hard-to-find plants and trees, but also incredible items that celebrate the great outdoors, such as kayaks, fishing trips, triathlon g...
Cost: $75

RE: Purpose, A Lifecycle Celebration

Wednesday June 12, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
Come and enjoy an evening of celebration with the Lifecycle Building Center together with delectable local food and drinks, a live band, auction, and intriguing works of art made with recycled materials. LBC is a cutting-edge organization that supports the re-use market for green building and provi...
Cost: $25-$35

Tree Planting at Niskey Lake

Friday February 22, 2013 07:00 pm EST
Trees Atlanta needs help planting 50+ trees in yards and shared greenspace in the scenic neighborhood of Niskey Lake. We had a big group of volunteers back out (sad face), so we need your help. Also, you'll get a peek at the work of the sheep and goats removing English Ivy in the area! Read more and...
Cost: Free!

Trees Atlanta Speaker Series

Thursday October 25, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
You’re invited to kickoff Trees Atlanta Speaker Series with Ashby Leavell who will be presenting ”Converting Vacant Railways into Urban Greenways” today from 5:30-7pm.*Arrive at 5:30pm for light refreshments and our speaker begins at 6:00pm.*This lecture is open to the public. Support of the C...
Cost: Free

Organic Wine & Food Fair

Tuesday October 23, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
Join us for the Organic Wine & Food Fair on National Food Day! The event will take place Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012 from 6-10 p.m. at the Trees Atlanta Kendada Center, a LEED Platinum Certified community resource full of sustainable features, located in the Reynoldstown neighborhood. As guests enjoy a...
Cost: $25

Trees Atlanta Tree Sale and Festival

Friday October 12, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
Local tree-planting nonprofit Trees Atlanta hosts one tree sale a year, packing its headquarters with oaks, magnolias, hydrangeas, blackgums, river birches, redbuds, tulip poplars, Japanese maples, fringetrees, camellias, dogwoods, smoketrees, figs, ginkgos, and many more. Along with the tree sell, ...
Cost: Free

Atlanta Printmakers Studio 2nd Annual Silent Auction Fundraiser

Thursday September 20, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
Featuring silent auction of this year's Print Big with 4x8 foot banners, original art, memberships, services, and other great items. Complimentary food and drinks will be served.
Cost: $20-$25

Trees Atlanta Arbor Day Planting!

Friday February 17, 2012 07:00 pm EST
Trees Atlanta will plant 1,479 tree seedlings. REGISTER for address! It will NOT take place at Trees Atlanta.
Cost: Free!

11th Annual Trees Atlanta Tree Sale

Saturday October 9, 2010 12:00 am EDT
Select from more than 1,000 unusual and hard-to-find trees, plants and forest-friendly vines. More than 200 species. Experts on hand to help choose the right tree for the right place. Net proceeds from the event benefit Trees Atlanta's NeighborWoods program through which volunteers plant and care...
Cost: Free entry, trees are $8-150
225 Chester Ave.
Atlanta, GA 30316
(404) 522-4097
Non-Profit Organization