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The 2018 "Reveling in the Magnificence of Trees" workshop is divided into two tracks:  Lecture Track and ArborMaster® Track.  To register, please scroll below text to bottom left of page.  You will register for either the Lecture Track (morning and afternoon) or the ArborMaster® track.  

A light continental breakfast will be served at both locations, with lunch served at Ridgeview Park for both groups.  A block of rooms at the Best Western has been reserved at the special rate of $102.99 (not including taxes) - please click here to reserve your room.  

The Lecture Track is divided into two sessions of indoor lectures and outdoor demonstrations and is geared toward those working in municipalities, government agencies and private industry.  This track will be held at the Best Western Plus Waynesboro Inn and Suites Conference Center at 109 Appletree Lane, Waynesboro VA 22980. 

The morning Lecture Track presenters and topics are:  

Click here for a detailed description of the morning and afternoon Lecture Tracks


The ArborMaster® Track teaches hands-on techniques and skills vital for tree climbers, groundsmen, and anyone in the production side of tree work.  This track is all day at Ridgeview Park, 700 S. Magnolia Street, Waynesboro Va  22980.  If you register for this track, you should report directly to Ridgeview Park. 

More info soon on the ArborMaster® Track! 

Event date 09-14-2018 7:15 am
Event End Date 09-14-2018 4:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 15
Individual Price $85.00
$85.00

Did You Know:

  • One large tree can provide a supply of oxygen for two people.

  • Most tree roots are in the top 12 inches of soil.

  • Trees are some of the oldest living organisms on earth: some bristle-cone pines are thought to be more than 5000 years old.

  • Trees properly placed around buildings can reduce air conditioning needs by 30 percent and save 20-50 percent in heating energy.

  • A birdhouse hung on a young tree branch, does not move up the tree as the tree grows.

  • Most trees do not have a tap root.

  • A mature tree removes almost 70 times more pollution than a newly planted tree.

  • Trees are the largest living organisms on earth: some coastal redwoods are more than 360 feet tall.

  • Every state has an official State Tree. Virginia adopted the flowering dogwood Cornaceae Cornus florida as the State Tree on February 24, 1956.  The dogwood is well distributed throughout the...

  • In one day, one large tree can lift up to 100 gallons of water out of the ground and discharge it into the air.

  • Well-maintained trees and shrubs can increase property value by up to 14%.

Contact Trees Virginia

(434) 295 6401

900 Natural Resources Drive, Ste 800
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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Our Partners

American Grove     Virginia Department of Forestry     Mid-Atlantic Chapter International Society of Arboriculture