Tree Planting


Join us as we plant native trees and plants in parks and natural areas throughout Oakville. Planting trees is a fun way to get outdoors for families and individuals of all ages. Bring the family or come as a group and experience the pride in planting trees together to give our urban forest a boost!

We have plenty of great tree planting and stewardship events lined up for Spring 2018:

April 21st: Arbourview Park – Earth Day Cleanup

May 5th: Arbourview Park – Invasive Species Removal

May 26th: Valleyridge Park – Tree Planting

June 9th: Clearview Park – Tree Planting

June 16th: Arbourview Park – Tree Planting


Please let us know you’re coming – register for some or all of these events HERE.

Here are some tips to have a great tree planting experience:

  • Please be prompt – we’ll teach you how to plant trees at the beginning of the event.
  • Come dressed for the weather and working in the dirt. We plant rain or shine! If it is sunny don’t forget sunscreen or a brimmed hat.
  • Wear sturdy shoes – no sandals or flip-flops! We will have gloves on hand, but bring your favourite pair (labeled) if you like.
  • Bring water in a reusable bottle.
  • Bring a shovel (labeled) if you have one, but we have many to lend you if you don’t.
  • Secondary students can earn volunteer hours at our events. Don’t forget your forms!
  • Consider walking, cycling, carpooling, or taking the bus to our events. 
  • Watch our quick how to video and learn how to plant a tree!

Thank you to the Town of Oakville, the Ontario Trillium Foundation and the Oakville Community Foundation for supporting our tree planting initiatives.

Please contact Giuliana at to discuss opportunities for your group or business to help us dig in!













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