TK 102 -The Science of Trees is the second classroom requirement for becoming a Certified Baltimore TreeKeepers (TK). The certification process also includes your help on at least two tree planting events held by TK nonprofit partners.

Through a combination of classroom learning and field experiences, TreeKeepers-in-Training learn best management practices associated with tree planting and care. Once certified, TreeKeepers can receive special help from TK partners with trees in their own community.

Be a part of something greater than yourself. Join the TreeKeepers and get involved in tree planting and tree care. Together we can build a healthy forest canopy that provides a multitude of health and energy-saving benefits for everyone.

All classes and workshops are free and open to the public.

Get there by bus, bike, hike, or car! Rita R. Church Community Center is closest to the southern entrance into Clifton Park. North Ave east to N. Washington St. and make a left. Go 2 blocks, cross Sinclair La., and the Center is on the right. Street parking on N Washington St. and Sinclair La.

No need to bring a paper ticket!

 

Register Here

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/baltimore-treekeepers-102-science-of-trees-tickets-30904083947

 

The Baltimore TreeKeepers (TK) offers a variety of classes and workshops to train citizens to care for the trees throughout the city of Baltimore. Classes are scheduled from community requests. To request TreeKeepers for your neighborhood, please contact info@baltimoretreetrust.org or amanda@baltimoretreetrust.org

 

TreeKeeper Certifications

Certified Tree Planting Leader Requirements:

  • TreeKeepers 101-Trees & Baltimore
  • TreeKeepers 102-The Science of Trees
  • TreeKeepers 201-Advanced Tree Planting for Leadership Certification
  • MUST volunteer at TWO tree planting events held by any TreeKeepers partners (CLICK HERE for full list of partners)

Certified Tree Pruner Requirements:

  • TreeKeepers 101-Trees & Baltimore
  • TreeKeepers 102-The Science of Trees
  • TreeKeepers 202-Advanced Tree Pruning for Certification
  • MUST volunteer at TWO pruning workshops held by any TreeKeepers partners (CLICK HERE for full list of partners)

General Information

  • All classes are FREE
  • Let us know if you are interested in hosting a TreeKeepers class in YOUR community or sign up HERE today!
  • Classes & workshops are indoor/outdoor-please dress appropriately
  • There are FOUR core TreeKeeper classes: TK 101, TK 102, TK 201, & TK 202
  • For more information or general questions please e-mail info@baltimoretreetrust.org or amanda@baltimoretreetrust.org