So you’ve planted some new trees in your yard or neighborhood—now what? PHS’s Tree Tenders® program offers hands-on tree care training for all residents of the five-county Philadelphia region. The training covers tree biology, identification, planting, proper care, and working within your community. The fee is $25 and preregistration is required; to register click here.
The program can be used for ISA, PA LA, Act 48 and PLNA credit. Given the nature of the training and the evening hours, the course is not appropriate for children under 16. Choose a location near you from the list below.
Philadelphia: 100 N. 20th Street, 5th floor, Philadelphia, PA 19103, Wednesdays, October 3,10, and 17 at 5:45 pm.
Bucks County: Bucks County Cooperative Extension, Neshaminy Manor Center, 1282 Almshouse Road, Doylestown, PA 18901-2896, Thursdays, September 6, 13, and 20 from 6 to 9 pm.
Chester County: Green Valleys Association at Welkinweir, 1368 Prizer Road, Pottstown, PA 19465, Tuesdays, September 11, 1,8, and 25, from 6 to 9 pm.