The Tree Keeper Training Program is back and ready for you to join. Historically, we have charged a fee for this program due to COVID; this year, we are waiving those fees; if you are interested in donating, feel free. ADVANCE TREE KEEPER TRAINING REGISTRATION IS STILL OPEN!!!IF YOU HAVE PREVIOUSLY OR ARE CURRENTLY TAKING THE TREE KEEPER TRAINING SERIES, YOU ARE ELIGIBLE TO SIGN UP FOR THE ADVANCE COURSE HELD ON AUGUST 11, 2021. PLEASE NOTE REGISTRATION FOR THE TREE KEEPER TRAINING SERIES IS NOW CLOSED!The remaining classes will be held 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm on the following Wednesdays:For those that have already registered for the Tree Keeper Training Series:Wednesday, July 21st, Hands-on session #1. Wednesday, July 28th, Hands-on session #2.For those that elect to only attend the Advance class:Wednesday, August 11th, Hands-on Advanced Tree Keeper session.YOU WILL RECEIVE A REMINDER EMAIL THE WEDNESDAY BEFORE EACH CLASS WITH INFORMATION FOR THE FOLLOWING WEEK.We look forward to seeing you in class. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact me at Stodd@treesdurham.org, using Tree Keeper Training in the subject line. We want to thank Alex Johnson, the Facilities Operations Manager at the City of Durham-Urban Forestry and Landscape Services, Ashley Troth, Ph.D. Extension Agent, Horticulture NCCE Durham County Center & Tania Dautilick, The Executive Director at Keep Durham Beautiful, for their support with this training session.