Tree Trust Events

Past Events

Tree Trust’s Spring Career Fair

Wednesday, March 6, from  11 am to 5 pm

Arlington Hills Community Center
1200 Payne Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55130

Join Tree Trust’s Career Pathways team for an exciting day of opportunity. We are NOW HIRING staff and participants for various positions in our Summer Programing.

We Provide:

  • Hands-on Landscaping Design Activity
  • Big Ideas Career Lab
  • Free Food from Brasa
  • Music by DJ Q Bear
  • PAID Employment Training

Book Club: The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben

Wednesday, March 20, from  5 to 7 pm

Number 12 Cider
614 North 5th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55401

Join us for a lively discussion about “The Hidden Life of Trees” by German forester Peter Wohlleben. With certified arborists on hand to answer questions, we will dive into the ever-expanding science of tree communication and social networks. Do trees have memories? Do they parent their offspring? Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with other Tree Trust volunteers and explore how new insights may influence our tree planting efforts in the Twin Cities. Come prepared to learn something new!

Find this book at a library here or here.

Find this book for purchase here.

MIA Art Walk: Why Art Needs Trees (And Trees Need Art)

New Dates!

Sat Feb 10, from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Register for Feb 10, here! 

Sat Feb 17, from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Register for Feb 17, here!

Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 3rd Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Join us for an exciting event at the Minneapolis Institute of Art! Explore the fascinating relationship between art and trees on this walking tour of the public galleries. Discover how artists draw inspiration from nature’s beauty and how trees benefit from artistic expressions. Marvel at the masterpieces created by talented artists who have found inspiration in the natural world, and engage in meaningful conversations about how art can be used as a catalyst for environmental change.

Fruit Tree Pruning Workshop

Sat Feb 24, from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Folwell Park
1615 North Dowling Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55412

This introductory pruning workshop is for beginners who would like to learn how to effectively manage their trees for maximum health and output. We will demonstrate the basic techniques of pruning for high crop yield, and you will learn hands-on how to make successful cuts with pruners and pole saws. This highly anticipated event will fill up fast, so don’t hesitate to register!

Tools and gloves will be provided for workshop use. Feel free to bring your own tools.

Volunteer Appreciation Happy Hour

Wed Dec 13, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Inbound BrewCo
701 N 5th Sreet
Minneapolis, MN 55401

Join us for a fun-filled evening! We want to express our heartfelt gratitude to all the amazing volunteers who contributed their time and energy to helping us grow the urban forest of the Twin Cities.

This is a wonderful opportunity to connect with fellow volunteers, share stories, and forge new friendships. Plus, test your tree knowledge and compete for prizes with Tree-via!

We can’t wait to show our appreciation for your hard work and dedication. Please mark your calendars and make sure to join us for this special event. Your presence will make it even more memorable!

Experience Forest Bathing and enjoy the rejuvenating power of nature!

Sun Oct 8, 2023 at 1:00 pm
Reservoir Woods Park
1950 Dale Street
North Roseville, MN 55113

Certified guide Mel Schneider will lead us through mindfulness exercises and sensory activities, allowing nature’s healing power to refresh our minds, bodies, and souls. Embrace tranquility, connect with nature, and secure your spot for this transformative journey today!

Volunteer Opportunities

If you are interested in our volunteer opportunities, visit our volunteer page to see our calendar and sign up!