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Youth and Trees: Home

A guide for introducing children and youth to growing and caring for trees.


PHS Tree Tenders® is a training program that empowers invested residents to make dramatic strides toward restoring and caring for their local tree canopy. Many Tree Tenders actively involve neighborhood youth in their community tree stewardship work. The youth activities found here are a compilation of tried and true programs to educate and inspire youth to care for and love trees.

PHS Presents Tree Care Basics

A Little Inspiration to Plant the Seed

Why Trees are Good

McLean Library Staff