Calendar & Events

Arbor Day Grant Deadline

The New England Chapter ISA Arbor Day Grant. Apply for up to $1,000 toward an Arbor Day event.

n/a, MA

The Invasive Plant Issue and Invasive Plant Identification (UMass Ext.)

This class has been postponed to August 5th

online, MA

Webinar: Large Bare Root Trees: Cost Effective and Volunteer Friendly (Free)

Presenter: Vincent Cotrone. Hosted by Penn State Extension

Online, PA

Webinar: Urban Forestry Today - Diagnosis in Practice (Free)

Join Jennie D. Mazzone, Penn State University, on the Thursday, April 02, 2020, 'Urban Forestry Today' Noonhour (Eastern) webcast, as she discusses "Diagnosis in Practice."

Webinar

n/a, MA

POSTPONED: CTSP Workshop (TCIA)

Two-Day Advanced Safety/Behavioral Workshop and Certification Exam. New date TBD.

Hilton Garden Inn Hartford/Windsor

Windsor, CT

EAB University Webinar (Free)

Webinar topic: Eastern Invasive Forest Pest Q & A

online, IN

Webinar: Site Analysis: The First Step to Successful Tree Planting Projects (Free)

Presenter: Scott A Sjolander. Hosted by Penn State Extension

Online, PA

Webinar: How To Unlock The Power Of Your Tree Inventory With Technology (Free)

with Josh Behounek, Davey Resource Group & Joe Hansen, Park Ridge, IL. Hosted by Davey Resource Group

online, OH

POSTPONED: MCA Arborist Exam (Mass. Arborists Assoc.)

Spring exam to become a Massachusetts Certified Arborist. New date TBD

Elm Bank

Wellesley, MA

Developing an Invasive Plant Management Program (UMass Ext.)

Check UMass Extension website to confirm course details

Westford Regency Inn

Westford, MA

POSTPONED: Massachusetts Town Forest Conference (Free)

Annual town forest event sponsored by MA-Dept. of Conservation and Recreation and hosted by West Springfield. New date TBD.

UNICO Building

West Springfield, MA

Webinar: Planting Landscape Trees (Free)

Hosted by Penn State Extension

Online, PA

Arbor Day (CT, MA, NH, RI)

State Arbor Day Observances

Various, MA

Postponed: Vermont Arbor Day Conference

Vermont College of Fine Arts

Montpelier, VT

Arbor Day (VT)

Statewide observance of Arbor Day in Vermont

Various, VT

2020 Spring Tree Steward Course (Rhode Island Tree Council)

Course runs Tuesdays in May

Jamestown Library

Jamestown, RI

Tree Identification Workshop (TWAC)

Indoor and outdoor sessions at this workshop. Workshop is also offered 5/14 in Hamden

Dinosaur State Park

Rocky Hill, CT

EAB University Webinar (Free)

Webinar topic: Integrated Chemical & Bio Control of Hemlock Woolly Adelgid: A Resource Manager's Guide

online, NC

Safe and Productive Felling (NHTOA)

Safe and Productive Felling (basic) - Hillsborough County. Sponsored by the New Hampshire Timberland Owners Association

TBD, NH

Tree Identification Workshop (TWAC)

Indoor and outdoor workshop. Also offered on 5/7 in Rocky Hill.

Brooksvale Park

Hamden, CT

Arbor Week (ME)

Observance of Arbor Week in Maine - May 18-22.

Various, ME

ISA Tree Worker Specialists Written AND Practical Exam

Register for the ISA Tree Worker Climber Specialist Written AND Practical Exam TODAY! Deadline to enroll is May 12, 2020

Keene State College

Keene, NH

Tree Wardens Assoc. of CT Annual Meeting Dinner

Stay tuned for details

TBD, CT

Landscape Pests and Problems Walkabout - Diseases and Weeds (UMass Extension)

Get some hands-on experience scouting and identifying landscape diseases and weed problems.

Acton Arboretum

Acton, MA

ISA Certification Exam

ISA Certified Arborist, Utility Specialist, and Municipal Specialist Exam. Enrollment Deadline: May 20, 2020

Cooperative Extension

South Paris, ME

Ornamental Tree and Shrub ID and Insect Walk (UMass Extension)

Studying for the MCH, MCLP, or MCA exam? Want some hand’s on experience identifying significant landscape plants to expand your palette of offerings for your clients while also scouting for potential insect problems?

Tower Hill Botanic Garden

Boylston, MA

NHTOA Annual Meeting

109th Annual Meeting of the New Hampshire Timberland Owners Association (postponed from May)

Sanborn Mills Farm

Loudon, NH

TREE Fund Webinar (Free)

Fighting Microbes with Microbes to Protect Our Native Trees - Dr. Rachael Antwis, University of Salford

online, UT

Landscape and Forest Tree and Shrub Insect Workshop (UMass Extension)

Join Tawny Simisky, UMass Extension Entomologist, for this workshop where participants will gain hands-on experience with many important landscape and forest insect pests of trees and shrubs.

Fernald Hall - UMass Amherst

Amherst, MA

TREE Fund Webinar (Free)

Enhancing Tree Health in Water Sensitive Urban Design: Role of Mycorrhizae - Dr. Brandon Winfrey, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

online, UT

Webinar: Tree Identification Procedures (Free)

Webinar will focus on common native and naturalized species in the Coastal Plains, Piedmont, and Mountain areas.

online, GA

CTSP Workshop (TCIA)

Two-Day Advanced Safety/Behavioral Workshop and Certification Exam

NEPPA Training Center

Littleton, MA

2020 ISA International Conference and Tradeshow

Albuquerque, New Mexico has been selected as the host city for the 2020 ISA Annual International Conference & Trade Show to be held August 9-12 preceded by the International Tree Climbing Championship (ITCC) August 7-9.

Albuquerque, NM

ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ) Course

The ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ) program provides an opportunity for professionals in the arboriculture industry to expand their knowledge through education and training in the fundamentals of tree risk assessment. Deadline to Register - July 17, 2020.

Winston Prouty Center

Brattleboro, MA

TRAQ Renewal

The ISA TRAQ credential is valid for five years. To reinstate your qualification after each five-year period, you must take a one-day refresher course and exam, the TRAQ Renewal Course, which includes five hours of instruction and three hours to complete the exam. This course is being offered on August 20, 2020 in Brattleboro, Vermont. 5 CEUs. Deadline to register is July 20, 2020.

Winston Prouty Center

Brattleboro, VT

ISA Certification Exam

ISA Certified Arborist, Utility Specialist, and Municipal Specialist Exam. Enrollment Deadline: August 6, 2020.

Cooperative Extension

South Paris, ME

2020 Tour des Trees

Annual long-distance bicycle tour to benefit TREE Fund. 2020 Location - Colorado

TBD, CO

Ornamental Tree and Shrub ID and Insect Walk (UMass Extension)

Get some hands-on experience scouting and identifying landscape diseases, insects, weeds, and abiotic problems.

TBD, MA

ISA Certification Exam

ISA Certified Arborist, Utility Specialist, and Municipal Specialist Exam. Enrollment Deadline: September 1, 2020.

VT Forests, Parks & Recreation Department Office Complex Building #2 (Fish & Wildlife)

Essex Junction, VT

Webinar: Tree Pruning (Free)

online, GA

2020 New England ISA Conference & Trade Show

October 4-6, 2020. Please join us for the New England Chapter ISA Annual Conference & Tradeshow: "Keeping Our Trees In Focus", in beautiful Manchester, New Hampshire. Network, earn CEUs and pesticide credits.

Doubletree By Hilton

Manchester, NH

ISA Certification Exam

ISA Certified Arborist, Utility Specialist, and Municipal Specialist Exam. Enrollment Deadline: September 17, 2020.

Doubletree By Hilton - Manchester Downtown

Manchester, NH

Green School (UMass Extension)

October 23 - December 10, 2020. Stay tuned for more details.

TBD, MA

SAF National Convention

Annual Conference of the Society of American Foresters. Oct. 28-Nov. 1.

Providence, RI

Partners in Community Forestry Conference

Annual conference, sponsored by the Arbor Day Foundation. November 18-19.

Louisville, KY

ISA Certification Exam

ISA Certified Arborist, Utility Specialist, and Municipal Specialist Exam. Enrollment Deadline: November 19, 2020.

UMAINE ORONO

Orono, ME