Learn basic tree identification and tree health assessment skills with the staff of Worcester Tree Initiative. Learn to understand if a tree is healthy or needs attention while expanding your knowledge of tree id. You must attend the training session to join in the tree census.
Knights of Columbus Park, 53 Englewood Ave., Worcester, MA
Free to All; Registration required
Get to know the trees at Clark University’s Hadwen Arboretum located on Lovell Street in Worcester with the Worcester Tree Initiative. Help us survey the trees in this lovely location to recreate the inventory of trees planted by Obediah Hadwen. Meet us in the parking lot of the playing fields at the Knights of the Columbus Park (53 Englewood Avenue,Worcester). You must have attended the training session to join in the tree census.
Pruning Workshop Location, 81 Randolph Rd., Worcester, MA
Member $10, Non-member $20
Instructor: Derek Lirange, Worcester Tree Initiative
Join us in the field in Worcester to learn the basics of pruning flowering trees and Woody Plants. Location 81 Randolph Rd., Worcester MA. Street parking is available. Meet at the gazebo by the large Dodge Park sign.
A travel guide for weekend gardeners, landscape professionals, and vacation travelers. The Garden Tourist features 120 botanical gardens, historic estates, and destination nurseries in New England, Hudson River Valley in New York, eastern Pennsylvania, and New Jersey.
Presenter: Catherine Reid, author of The Landscapes of Anne of Green Gables
Anne of Green Gables is a bestselling classic, and the inspiration behind the new Netflix hit Anne with an E. Fans of both will delight in the beautiful pages of The Landscapes of Anne of Green Gables as they discover how L. M. Montgomerys deep connection to the landscapes of Prince Edward Island inspired her to write the beloved series.
Master Gardener Training Class Massachusetts Master Gardener Association (mmga)
The 2017 MMGA Master Gardener Training Class will begin in April and run through October. For more information & registration: massmastergardeners.org.