The deadline to apply has passed.

Opportunity Details

This program allows volunteers to get hands-on experience with restoration. No expertise is required and all tools and training are provided. As a Planting Captain you will:

  • learn about the trees and shrubs being planted
  • find out why the City is planting trees and shrubs
  • assist City staff in welcoming the public and/or answering event-related questions
  • assist with event-related activities including planting demonstrations
  • help create a positive environment
  • communicate with volunteers and report concerns to staff


See our calendar of events for dates and locations.

Time Commitment

3-5 hours per event.

How to Apply

To apply to the Planting Captain Program, email