Upcoming Canopy Events

Saturday, May 14, 2016
  • Tree Walk: "Beneath the Canopy: Trees' Understory Neighbors" in Greenmeadow

    Saturday, May 14, 2016

    Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
    Location: Begins at the Greenmeadow Community Center - 303 Parkside Drive, Palo Alto

    Part of Canopy’s 20th Anniversary Tree Walk Series. Join Canopy and tree expert Peter Jensen to explore both the trees and understory plants of the Greenmeadow neighborhood. In addition to a great variety of trees -- from Sugar Maples to Cork Oaks to Torrey Pines -- we'll discover other aspects of urban landscape ecology and learn how to make a good match between trees and their understory neighbors.
    RSVP Here. See a map of the tree walk.
Saturday, June 11, 2016
  • Tree Walk: "Strange Oaks of Stanford"

    Saturday, June 11, 2016

    Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
    Location: Stay tuned for exact meeting location

    Part of Canopy’s 20th Anniversary Tree Walk Series. Stanford is home to a rich mosaic of diverse trees species, including an impressive variety of oaks. Join expert arborist and oak specialist Dave Muffly for this unique exploration of the strange, wonderful, and often obscure tree species thriving on the Stanford campus.
    RSVP Here.
Saturday, July 9, 2016
  • Tree Walk: "Trees and Architecture"

    Saturday, July 9, 2016

    Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
    Location: Begin at the Children's Library on Harriet Street between Hopkins Ave and Parkinson Ave

    Part of Canopy’s 20th Anniversary Tree Walk Series. Join Canopy and a leading arborist for a walk around the Lucie Stern Community Center and surrounding neighborhood. Encounter and learn about a host of tree species including the London Plane Tree, Eastern Redbud, Flowering Dogwood, Australian Willow, and many more! Meet at the Children's Library on Harriet Street, between Hopkins Ave and Parkinson Ave.
    Learn more. RSVP here.
Saturday, August 13, 2016
  • Tree Walk: "Edible Urban Forest"

    Saturday, August 13, 2016

    Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
    Location: Begins at Johnson Park

    Part of Canopy’s 20th Anniversary Tree Walk Series. Join Canopy, Slow Foods, and a professional arborist for an edible tree walk from Johnson Park to Gamble Garden. We'll see a great variety of trees while learning about the delicious fruits they provide!
    Learn more. RSVP here.
Saturday, September 10, 2016
  • Tree Walk: "Trees and Literature"

    Saturday, September 10, 2016

    Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
    Location: Begins in the Rinconada Library parking lot - 1213 Newell Road

    Part of Canopy’s 20th Anniversary Tree Walk Series. Join Canopy and an expert arborist for a Tree Walk at the Rinconada Library & Art Center while exploring the famous trees found in literature. Our walk will include diverse and beautiful trees at this former Palo Alto city hall location: Jelecote Pine, Red Horsechestnut, Chinese Pistache, Italian Stone Pine, Black Mulberry, Japanese Flowering Crabapple, Plume Cryptomeria and many others!
    Learn more. RSVP here.
Sunday, October 9, 2016
  • Tree Walk: "Myths and Mythbusters: Surprising Tree Facts"

    Sunday, October 9, 2016

    Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
    Location: Midtown, Palo Alto - New Location! Stay tuned for details.

    Part of Canopy’s 20th Anniversary Tree Walk Series. Join Canopy and a local arborist for a debut tree walk of the Midtown Neighborhood. We'll encounter a delightful range of tree species as surprising tree facts are discussed.
    Learn more. RSVP here.
Saturday, November 12, 2016
  • Tree Walk: "Fall into Color: Autumn Trees"

    Saturday, November 12, 2016

    Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
    Location: Begin at the Palo Alto Civic Center Plaza, 250 Hamilton Ave

    Part of Canopy’s 20th Anniversary Tree Walk Series. Join Canopy and an expert arborist on an amble through the University South neighborhood admiring some of Palo Alto's most diverse fall foliage. We'll encounter species like the Autumn Gold Ginkgo, Raywood Ash, Chitalpa 'Morning Cloud,' Western Catalpa, and many more.
    Learn more. RSVP here.