Citizen Forester 101 Training – Twigs and Swigs

Citizen Forester Training 101 is the foundation of Louisville Grows’ Urban Forestry Program. Through the training, participants learn how to restore, build 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.

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Training is provided for individuals of all abilities, ages 12 years and older. The training cost is $25. A light breakfast and lunch is provided. All trainees receive a Citizen Forester t-shirt. Scholarships available upon request.

Against the Grain Brewery and Smokehouse will host the first annual Twigs and Swigs on October 20, 2019 in partnership with TreesLouisville and Louisville Grows!

Join us in our effort to raise awareness about these two AMAZING non-profit organizations and the work they do for Louisville’s tree canopy. We’ll have music, local craft-beer, pop-up market, and a silent auction to benefit both organizations!


Oct 20 2019


10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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  1. portable generator March 27, 2023 at 12:56 am - Reply

    The Citizen Forester 101 Training – Twigs and Swigs – organized by Louisville Grows is a great initiative to educate and empower citizens about tree care and maintenance. The training is designed to teach citizens how to plant and maintain trees in the city, with a focus on ensuring the urban ecosystem thrives. Louisville Grows has created an inclusive and engaging environment for participants to learn about the importance of planting and caring for trees along with enjoying swigs of local beer. It’s an excellent opportunity to contribute towards creating a greener, healthier and more sustainable city.

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