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Upcoming Canopy Events

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Saturday, March 12, 2022
Friday, March 25, 2022
Wednesday, April 6, 2022
Monday, April 11, 2022
Saturday, April 16, 2022
Tuesday, April 19, 2022
Friday, April 22, 2022
Friday, April 29, 2022
Saturday, May 14, 2022
Wednesday, June 1, 2022
  • Teen Urban Foresters Project Presentation

    Wednesday, June 1, 2022

    Time: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
    Location: Lewis and Joan Platt East Palo Alto Family YMCA, 550 Bell St, East Palo Alto, CA 94303, USA

    Gather with Canopy as we celebrate the Spring 2022 Teen Urban Forester cohort members and learn from them as they present their project on community storytelling to support environmental action and reduce the green gap, the inequity of tree canopy cover between cities.

Thursday, June 2, 2022
  • Urban Forests: Maintenance and Management Best Practices Webinar

    Thursday, June 2, 2022

    Time: 10:00 am to 11:30 am
    Location: Zoom

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    This webinar will provide guidance distilled from the City of Mountain View’s new Tree Technical Manual on best practices for the maintenance and management of trees. Learn top takeaways from the Manual, which covers topics ranging from tree removal permits to recommendations for developers, construction managers, and residents. 
    Certified arborists will receive 1.5 CEUs for attending. 

Saturday, June 4, 2022
  • Stewarding Trees Beyond Your Front Yard

    Saturday, June 4, 2022

    Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
    Location: Rengstorff Park Group Picnic Area, 1901-1925 Crisanto Ave, Mountain View, CA 94040, USA

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    Join Canopy and the City of Mountain View on June 4 for an in-person community event following the June 2 webinar. The event will feature a presentation covering City tree ordinances and recommendations relevant to residents, as well as refreshments and an arborist-led tree walk through Rengstorff Park

Saturday, June 18, 2022
  • Deeply Rooted: Connecting communities and trees for 25 years

    Saturday, June 18, 2022

    Time: 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Location: Eastside College Preparatory School, 1041 Myrtle St, East Palo Alto, CA 94303, USA

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    For 25 years, Canopy has been putting down roots in Midpeninsula communities, planting trees and connecting people with nature in their neighborhoods. Gather with us beneath the canopy on Saturday, June 18, for a birthday bash and fundraiser as we celebrate the communities that have nurtured our work along the way and envision how we’ll continue to grow the life-giving urban tree canopy together.

    Featuring Keynote Speaker Dr. Nalini Nadkarni, ecologist, researcher, and educator known as “the Queen of the Forest Canopy" and Emcee Joe Simitian, Santa Clara County supervisor and former state senator.

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