Calendar & Events

Mass. Tree Wardens' and Foresters' Association Annual Conference

105th Annual Conference

Sturbridge Host Hotel and Conference Center

Sturbridge, MA

CTPA 96th Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting is held each year on the third Thursday in January, the Annual Meeting is CTPA’s largest event, often with over 700 or even 800 attendees. It is a combination of a trade show and an educational event, wrapped around a great lunch. The Annual Meeting is also the venue of the Association’s annual Business Meeting, during which new directors and officers are elected for the upcoming year.

Plantsville, CT

Landscape Safety Conference

Important topics for landscapers, arborists, tree wardens, and anyone working outdoors. Topics include mosquitos, ticks, poisonous plants, and safe pesticide handling. Organized by UMass Extension.

Doubletree Hotel

Milford, MA

NEC-ISA Workshop - Advanced Arborist Rigging

Learn the ins and outs of arborist rigging, from risk management to compound rigging, in an indoor environment. Earn 6 ISA CEUs.

Vermeer Northeast

Hopkinton, MA

Commercial Pesticide Applicators: Supervisory Certification

UNH Cooperative Extension will host a series of all-day training workshops in February 2018 for those seeking a supervisory registration certificate - general use from the state’s Division of Pesticide Control. Individuals wishing to obtain this certification need to participate in a series of training classes, pass a written and oral exam, and show proof of insurance.


Concord, NH

Municipal Forestry Institute

The Municipal Forestry Institute is an exciting, high‐level training opportunity educating people in the leadership and
managerial aspects of urban forestry. Registration deadline: December 1.

Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center

Litchfield, CT

Safety Saves and Annual Meeting (MAA)

Mass. Arborists Assoc. Safety Saves Event and Annual Meeting

Elm Bank & Ken's Steak House

Wellesley and Framingham, MA

UMass Community Tree Conference: Ecological Perspectives of the Urban Forest

A one-day conference for tree care professionals, volunteers, and enthusiasts including arborists, tree wardens/municipal tree care specialists, foresters, landscape architects and shade tree committee members.

UMass Amherst - Stockbridge Hall

Amherst, MA

TCIA: CTSP Workshop

Certified Treecare Safety Professional: Two-Day Advanced Safety/Behavioral Workshop and Certification Exam

Hilton Garden Inn

Windsor, CT

Safety Saves and Dinner Meeting

MAA Safety Saves training and dinner meeting

Elm Bank / Ken's Steak House

Wellesley and Framingham, MA

Sustainable Landscape Management Education Day

Learn about landscaping principles and practices that you can implement to provide beautiful and environmentally friendly landscapes.

TownePlace Suites

Wareham, MA

Deadline for NEC-ISA Arbor Day Grant

Deadline to submit application for 2018 New England Chapter Arbor Day Grant

Nowell, MA

NEC-ISA Scholarship Application Deadline

NEC ISA scholarship applications due April 1.

Scholarship Application Deadline

Norwell, MA

MCA Exam

Elm Bank

Wellesley, MA

Landscape Pests and Problems Walkabout: Diseases and Weeds

Gain hands-on experience scouting and identifying landscape diseases and weeds.

Stanley Park

Westfield, MA

Landscape Pests and Problems Walkabout: Insects and Cultural Problems

Heritage Museums & Gardens

Sandwich, MA

Ornamental Tree and Shrub ID and Insect Walk

UMass Extension walkabout focusing on trees and shrubs with particular seasonal interest as well as insects pests active during the summer.

Elm Bank Reservation

Wellesley, MA

Landscape and Forest Tree and Shrub Insect Workshop

Gain hands-on experience with many important landscape and forest insect pests of trees and shrubs.

UMass Amherst - Fernald Hall

Amherst, MA

2018 New England Chapter ISA Annual Conference & Tradeshow

SAVE THE DATE for the 2018 New England Chapter ISA Annual Conference & Tradshow.

Hilton Mystic

Mystic , CT