Current Arb Happenings

Nov 12

Arboretum Volunteer Work Event

Join us for tree-protecting and tree tube maintenance in the lower Arboretum.

Saturday, November 12th, 2016
9:00 am – 12:00 pm / Arb entrance near the Iron Bridge
November 12, 2016 Volunteer Event Poster

Come spend the morning bud-capping and doing tree tube maintenance in the lower Arboretum to protect our young trees from hungry deer!

Canada Avenue NE Entrance

Meet at the lower Arboretum entrance near the Iron Bridge at 9:00am. To get there follow Canada Ave north along the eastern edge of the Arboretum. The parking area is just before you get to 320th Street West.

If you do not have transportation from Carleton's campus to this event please RSVP to Matthew Elbert ( to schedule meeting him at the Arboretum Office. Deadline for RSVP is Wednesday, November 9th.

Wear close-toed shoes and long pants, bring a water bottle and the layers that you need to dress for the weather. Make sure that all clothing you bring are things that can get dirty.

Work gloves and equipment are provided.

Sponsored by Arb Studies. Contact: Nancy Braker, x4543