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June 29, 2012   Greenbeat Newsletter

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  • Nursery blowout sale
  • Early discount tickets for wine walk
  • 14 trees planted at Oakmont High
  • Proposed legislation threatens urban forestry programs

 

 June 16, 2012   Greenbeat Newsletter

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  • Volunteers needed
  • 20 volunteers from Deloitte assist at nursery
  • Native Tree Tour

 

 June 02, 2012   Greenbeat Newsletter

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  • Taste For Trees benefit in Willow Glen
  • 32 trees cared for in the Northwood and Lisbon neighborhoods
  • Summer heat affects trees

 

 May 18, 2012   Greenbeat Newsletter

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  • Our City Forest has a new home
  • 32 trees planted at National Hispanic University
  • Free screening of documentary “Bag It” at SJSU
  • Our City Forest’s Girl Scout program

 

 April 28, 2012   Greenbeat Newsletter

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  • Flowering Tree Tour
  • Our City Forest welcomes six new Tree Amigos
  • 32 trees planted at John Muir Elementary
  • Nursery inventory sale
  • Trees for schools

 

 April 14, 2012   Greenbeat Newsletter

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  • Earth Month at Our City Forest
  • San Jose named a Tree City USA
  • 16 trees planted at Fontana Park
  • Trees and shrubs available for airport neighborhoods
  • Our City Forest at Valley Fair Mall’s Microsoft store

 

 March 31, 2012   Greenbeat Newsletter

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  • Our City Forest cultivates Silicon Valley native trees
  • Volunteer groups help out at nursery
  • Trees available for Alum Rock and Burbank neighborhoods

 

 March 16, 2012   Greenbeat Newsletter

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  • Our City Forest wins Silicon Valley Water Conservation Award
  • 12 trees planted in Melody Park neighborhood
  • New “Ask Green & Healthy” section on website

 

 March 02, 2012   Greenbeat Newsletter

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  • 18 trees planted at Adelante Spanish Immersion School
  • Exotic Tree Tour
  • PlanetTree presentations at San Jose libraries
  • 2,200 bareroot trees arrive at nursery

 

 February 17, 2012   Greenbeat Newsletter

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  • Growing the OCF Family with 14 new Tree Amigos
  • Yard Tree Saturdays
  • Tree care event cared for 60 trees in the Tockna Neighborhood
  • Planting Trees for Peace

 

 February 04, 2012   Greenbeat Newsletter

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  • 110 trees planted at Meadowfair Park
  • Green and Healthy Water Workshop at OCF
  • OCF is New Leaf Envirotoken recipient
  • Fall Colors Tree Tour
  • SJ's Sentinel Tree Lives On

 

 

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Events

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Here at OCF, we have an abundance of ongoing events for bringing together and educating the local community to learn and grow our local urban forest! Here is a brief list of the types of events we offer. 

Types of Events

Volunteering:  Community Plantings and Community Nursery

Workshops:  Tree Planting and Tree Care

Education and Outreach: Tree Amigos, Green and Healthy, Planet Tree Education, Community events, and other special events


Click here or the image to see our full calendar of our upcoming events!

 

 

Photos & Video

Photos of OCF


We sometimes take photos at our many events, so be sure to check out our facebook page where we most often post our photos! Here are some photo highlights of our events over the years... 

 

 

OCF Videos

Over the years, we have taken some videos of our planting demonstrations and events. Be sure to check out our YouTube channel for some of our videos.  Below is a helpful demonstration for residents on how to plant a tree!


To see all of our youtube videos, click here

Contact Us

(408) 998-7337
1590 Las Plumas Ave
San Jose, CA 95133
Nursery: 1000 Spring St.