Root for Trees holds special events throughout our planting season that celebrate Edmonton's urban forest.
View below the events that Root for Trees will host this 2022 season! Please feel free to drop in for these events, or email firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm your attendance. Details may change - please continue to check back for the most updated information. Please contact us with any questions. We hope to have you join us.
Join Root for Trees and help local pollinators! Come plant local wildflowers and learn more about the local wildlife that relies on native plants. We’ll also be giving away some wildflowers for you to plant in your own garden.
In a joint effort, TD Bank, and the Arbor Day Foundation are collaborating with Root for Trees to plant native species of trees and shrubs in Edmonton’s Sifton Ravine Park. Activities will include public tree planting, and educational activities, to aid the appreciation of nature and increase trees planted along the green space in Sifton Ravine. We hope to have you join us!
Date: Saturday August 13, 2022 Time: 10am-2pm Location: Sifton Ravine
Join Root for Trees and Nature Kids by Nature Alberta to learn about the plants in your neighbourhoods and forests. The mission of Family Nature Nights is to promote positive experiences for youth and their families with nature, science and urban wilderness. Programming is designed for ages 4-12, but nature lovers of all ages are welcome.
Date: Wednesday August 17, 2022 Time: 6pm-8:30pm Location: Laurier Park
Come check out which native fruit-bearing trees and shrubs grow in Edmonton. You might be surprised at the amount of biodiversity we have in our own backyard! Help Root for Trees plant these life-sustaining plants to become a source of food for years to come. The wildlife will thank you!
Date: Saturday August 27, 2022 Time: 10am-2pm Location: Forest Heights
Celebrate National Tree Day with Root for Trees! Enjoy the great outdoors and learn about the many benefits of Edmonton’s urban forest. This unique day will be filled with tree-rific activities for all ages including tree planting, plant giveaways, interactive games and more!
Date: Wednesday September 21, 2022 Time: 4-6:30pm Location: Callaghan
To recognize the National Day for Truth & Reconciliation, Root for Trees will be giving away native species of trees, shrubs and wildflowers as a way to honour the victims, families, friends, and intergenerational survivors of Residential Schools. We encourage Edmontonians to show their support by wearing an orange shirt to this event.
Date: Friday September 30, 2022 Time: 11am-3pm Location: Kinsmen Park