December 15: Deadline to apply for the 2016 Municipal Forester Institute. Click here for details.


December 18: DNR Urban Forestry Grants must be received by our office by 4:00 PM


January 11-13: ISA Tree Risk Assessor Qualification (TRAQ) Course and Exam

When: 8:00 AM, Monday, January 11 – 11:00 AM, Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Where: Redmond Inn, 17607 Redmond Way, Redmond, WA 98052

Cost: $650 for ISA Members; $750 for non-members

To register: Visit the course registration at

January 21: Report Writing for Arborists

When: Thursday, January 21, 9:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Where: Shoreline Conference Center, 18560 1st Avenue NE, Shoreline, WA 98155-2148

Cost: Varies depending on membership status

To register: Visit the course registration at

February 14: Master Pruner Series: Pruning Fruit Trees

When: Sunday, February 14, 2016, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Where: Sand Point Magnuson Park; 6344 NE 74th St (The Brig)

Cost: $20/class; $15 for PlantAmnesty members; $5 for horticulture students and native Spanish speakers

To register: Contact PlantAmnesty at or 206-783-9813

February 17-21: Northwest Flower & Garden Show

When: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 – 12:00 PM

Where: Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA

For more details: Contact