Urban Forestry Workshop

2023 Urban Forestry Workshop: Pruning Young Trees 

Dates & Locations:

September 25th, Monday: Boerner Botanical Garden, 9400 Boerner Dr, Hales Corners, Milwaukee County, WI 53130

September 27th, Wednesday: Marathon County Extension Building, 212 River Drive, Wausau, WI 54403

October 3rd, Tuesday: Sunnyview Expo Center, 500 E County Rd Y, Oshkosh, WI 54901


Program Agenda:

Speaker: Brooke Stemple, ISA Certified Arborist, Wachtel Tree Science

ISA CEU’s provided for this workshop

Presentation Handout PDF Download

8.30 A.M. : Registration Check-in

9.00 A.M. Presentation Topics:

  • Tree biology
  • Tree structure and growth characteristics
  • Proper pruning techniques using appropriate tools

12.00 P.M. Lunch

12.30 P.M. – 3.00 P.M. – Outdoor Hands-on Pruning Demonstration Session

Registration Fees: $35 per person (includes lunch and handouts)

Payment Options:

To pay via Check, register here.

To pay via credit card, choose the following site location register here link that you will be attending and follow the eventbrite payment form info. (Please note that there will be an extra $4.19 non-refundable processing fee).

September 25th:  Boerner Botanical Garden, Milwaukee County.  (Registration closed)

September 27th, Marathon County Extension Building, Wausau. (Registration Closed)

October 3rd, Sunnyview Expo Center, Oshkosh. (Registration Closed)

To know more about this workshop or have any questions, please contact Vijai Pandian, Horticulture Educator at 262-653-1933 or send an email

Other urban forestry workshop site locations: 

Waukesha County: September 21st

Dane County: September 26th.

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Please make requests for reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to educational programs as early as possible preceding the scheduled program, service, or activity. Para asegurar un acceso igualitario a los programas educativos, haga el favor de solicitar adecuaciones razonables lo más pronto posible antes de la fecha del programa, servicio o actividad.

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For communicative accommodations based on a disability, please contact Heather Lipinski Stelljes at: heather.stelljes@wisc.edu for the public. Para personas del público que quiera pedir adecuaciones para la comunicación debido a una discapacidad, favor de comunicarse con: heather.stelljes@wisc.edu