Citizen Forester 101 Training

Help restore Louisville’s urban tree canopy by becoming a Citizen Forester!

Citizen Forester Training 101 is the foundation of Louisville Grows’ Urban Forestry Program. Through the training, participants learn how to restore and maintain Louisville’s urban forest. Participants are taught basic tree anatomy and physiology, environmental stewardship, tree planting skills and how to lead other volunteers in proper planting and caring for trees.

Training is open to individuals of all abilities, ages 12 years and older. The training cost is $25. Scholarships available upon request. Light refreshments will be provided. All trainees receive a Citizen Forester t-shirt.

The training will be held at in person at Louisville Grows’ Healthy House in the Portland neighborhood. Participants must be fully vaccinated and masks will be required during the training. Seating is limited.

To request a scholarship or for more information, contact Lisa at


Oct 09 2021


10:00 am - 2:00 pm


1641 Portland Ave, Louisville, KY 40203-1459, United States
1641 Portland Ave, Louisville, KY 40203-1459, United States

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