Tree Steward Training

October 14, 2021 @ 8:00 am – 12:15 pm
Dunn State Park
289 Pearl Street
Matthew Cahill

The Department of Conservation & Recreation will hold Tree Steward Training on October 14th from 8 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at Dunn State Park in Gardner, MA.

This popular training program is designed for community tree board members, tree wardens, municipal staff, tree activists, planners, and green professionals. It is centered around the topics and issues of urban and community trees and forests. 


State and local experts will provide foundation training, with the aim of developing better tree stewardship in communities of all sizes in Massachusetts. 


This year’s topics will include Pruning Trees, Site Selection & Proper Tree Planting Techniques, Funding Urban and Community Forestry, and more.  

Cost to register is $10 (Payment can be cash or check made out to MassReleaf Trust Fund)

The event will be held outdoors, rain or shine, please come prepared for the weather.

Space is limited to 20 participants.


To register, go to and click on 2021 Tree Stewards Training

For more info, contact Mathew Cahill