When 7 days to go June 22, 2024 at 10:00am 4 hrs
Contact Daniel [email protected]


Nature-lovers, urban foresters, gardeners and greenthumbs, we invite you to join us for a Mini-Forest planting event in NE Calgary.

Saturday 22nd of June, 10 am to 2 pm

At The Genesis Centre,
7555 Falconridge Blvd NE #10, Calgary, AB T3J 0C9

What to bring:

  • closed-toed shoes/boots
  • sun protection eg. hat/sunscreen/sunglasses
  • refillable water bottle
  • small shovel/trowel and/or rake marked with name
  • gardening gloves marked with name
  • any personal medical requirements, eg Epi pen or allergy medication (bee stings, seasonal allergies)
  • folding or other chair for sitting during breaks (optional)


What to expect: 

  • physical exertion, walking to planting site, carrying plants or equipment, digging and watering,
  • light tasks will be available for people who are unable to do physical labor


We are also seeking 10 Zone Captains! Are you...

  • an experienced gardener/tree planter 
  • available on Friday June 21st from 4pm to work on plant/tree organizing, creating a grid with flagging tape and help assembling planting kits
  • available Saturday June 22nd from 8am to lead a team of planter volunteers

To volunteer as a Zone Captain for June 21st & 22nd, please RSVP and see the confirmation email for further instructions.



This Mini Forest planting event is supported by:



Will you come?