RUNNYMEDE LIBRARY TREE TENDERS COURSE

offered by LEAF. Local Enhancement and Appreciation of Forests
Location: Runnymede Library, 2178 Bloor St. West. Located at the northeast corner of Bloor St. W. and Glendonwynne Rd . (two streets east of Runnymede subway station), Toronto
Cost: $56.50 incl. tax. Course manuals are available for $22.60 incl. tax (highly recommended but not mandatory).

  • September 2010 Runnymede Library Course Dates and Times:
  • Monday September 13th, 5:30-8:30pm
  • Thursday September 16th, 5:30-8:30pm
  • Monday September 20th, 5:30-8:30pm
  • Saturday September 25th, 10am-4pm

    Topics to be covered:

  • Tree biology
  • anatomy
  • functions
  • Trees and soils
  • Tree and shrub identification

City of Toronto Urban Forestry tree-related policies and activities
Identifying and managing tree stressesSelecting quality stock
Tree planting and establishmentTree care and maintenance
Finding the right tree for the right place