Educational Programs

Classes and schedule vary each year and season and are announced via email when scheduled.

Tree of
the Week


How to plant a Tree

There’s little point in planting a tree if it is not planted correctly. Follow these steps to ensure the future success of your planting!

Tree Care

There are many resources available that explain in great detail how to care for your trees, from preparing your site prior to planting, to watering, pruning and mulching.

Missouri Forestkeepers Network

The Missouri Forestkeepers Network’s mission is to develop a network of informed citizens.

Why Trees?

The research is clear: trees have a significant impact on virtually every aspect of our lives. Our infographic includes a sampling of the many positive aspects of urban trees and forests.

Emerald Ash Borer

A tiny green exotic wood-boring insect called the emerald ash borer (EAB) is invading the City of St. Louis’ popular ash trees.