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Volunteer With Urban Forestry
Urban Forestry's volunteer events are a great way to get involved in the community and contribute to a thriving urban forest.  Here are some other benefits:
  • Win prizes!  (See below)
  • Get community service hours.
  • Find a community project for your group to participate in together.
  • Spend time outdoors, while learning about trees and how to properly plant and care for them!
  • Contribute to a legacy that will grow and increasingly enhance Edmond's public spaces for years to come.

Eligibility to Win Prizes
Volunteering with Urban Forestry provides several opportunities to win prizes, including:

Volunteer Event Schedule
Join us at one of our upcoming events, and let's promote a healthy urban forest together!  As each event below approaches, find out more information by clicking on the event name.

  • Thursday, January 19th, 3:30-5 PM - Seedling Planting at Kickingbird Golf Club (1600 E Danforth Rd)
  • Saturday, February 11th, 10 AM-noon - Arboretum Enhancement
  • Thursday, March 23rd, 4-6 PM - Arbor Week event, TBA
  • Saturday, March 25th, 10 AM-12:30 PM - Annual Arbor Week Tree Planting, Mitch Park YMCA
  • Thursday, April 20th, 4-6 PM - Tree Planting and Mulching in Downtown Edmond
  • Tuesday, May 2nd, 5:30-7:30 PM - Pollinator Support Planting at the Arboretum
  • Wednesday, June 7th, 10 AM-noon - Mulching (location TBA)

What Should Volunteers Bring?

  • Close-toed shoes
  • Weather appropriate, comfortable clothing
  • Sun protection and insect repellent
  • Tools, if available (Urban Forestry will provide tools as well)

Urban Forestry will provide bottled water, some tools, and complimentary work gloves if needed.

Event Updates

Sometimes weather or other factors cause changes in event details.  All event updates will be posted on Urban Forestry's Facebook page.  Be sure to check there for any changes in plans or cancellations. 

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