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Friends of Trees Coming March 24!

by Dove Hotz The Friends of Trees annual neighborhood planting will take place Saturday, March 24, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 5431 NE 20th Ave. Our planting partner will again be the awesome Vernon neighborhood. We … Continue reading

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Tree Tour by Bike, 9/25

Join Jim Gersbach, local tree steward, member of the Concordia Tree Team and creator of the Ainsworth Linear Arboretum for a bicycle tour of the Ainsworth Arboretum. The tour will be held during NE Sunday Parkways on September 25, 2011 from … Continue reading

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Concordia Tree Team Gets SPACE Grant

The Concordia Tree Team was awarded an East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District Small Projects and Community Events (SPACE) grant. The grant, which was spearheaded by Tree Team member Rebecca Wetherby, is for the care and maintenance of the … Continue reading

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Ainsworth Linear Arboretum Tree Tour

Concordia Tree Team member Jim Gersbach will be leading a tree tour through the Ainsworth Linear Arboretum for Friends of Tree volunteers and any one else who interested. The tour will take place  on Saturday, July 16 from 9:30 a.m. to … Continue reading

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Tree Team Presentation at the Concordia Neighborhood Association

Please Join us Tuesday June 7 at 7 PM The Concordia Tree Team will present recent projects to the Concordia Neighborhood Association at the McMenamins’ Kennedy School Community Room. A special feature of the presentation is a detailed report on the Street Tree Inventory performed last … Continue reading

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Concordia Tree Team Meets Thursday, May 5, 6-7 p.m. at New Seasons

All are welcome to join the monthly team meeting to discuss concerns and opportunities for keeping the Concordia canopy strong and healthy! Hear about recent accomplishments, current projects, and ideas for the future.

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Tour the Ainsworth Arboretum

Concordia tree steward Jim Gersbach will be leading a walking tour of trees in the Ainsworth Linear Arboretum from Fernhill Park to Alberta Park on Thursday evening, May 19 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.  Meet on the NE 37th … Continue reading

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Concordia Tree Team Meets Thursday, April 7, 6-7 p.m. at New Seasons

All are welcome. Proposed agenda items: 1. Show-and-tell — Bring your interesting tree stories or items! 2. NE 42nd and Lombard planting — Let’s pat ourselves on the back a little 😉 3. CTT stewardship plan — Next steps 4. … Continue reading

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Sixty-three Trees Planted at NE 42nd and Lombard

by the Concordia Tree Team On March 4th members of the Concordia Tree Team, Cully Neighborhood Association, The Ainsworth Street Collective and BES took part in an impressive tree planting at the intersection of NE 42nd and Lombard Avenues. The planting … Continue reading

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Major Tree Planting at NE 42nd and Lombard

by Dove Hotz, Chair, Concordia Tree Team Your local tree boosters are pleased to report that a significant planting will occur this Friday, March 4, at the intersection of NE 42nd and Lombard Avenues. In January, Concordia and Cully neighbors … Continue reading

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