Tree Week

Programme of Events

In celebration of National Tree Week, the Tree Council of Ireland encourages individuals, families, schools and local communities to participate in and support events taking place around the country during the week. To find an event taking place in your area, check out our Events Programme below.

Events by County

Click on the county name to view the events

Armagh

National tree week Depot: Armagh Venue: Armagh County: Armagh Event Date: 5 April Event Time: Noon Organising Body/Organiser: AMBKA Event Description and Details: distribution of trees Contact Person: Joanna McGlaughlin Telephone number: +447768107984 Email: jmcg136@gmail.com Website: Is your event open to the public: No

Carlow

National Tree Week 2019 with Masterclass Venue: Arboretum Your Home & Garden Heaven Kilkenny Road, Leighlinbridge, Co Carlow County: Carlow Event Date: 30/03/2019 Event Time: 12pm – 1pm Organising Body/Organiser: Arboretum Carlow Event Description and Details: National Tree Week takes place from the 31st March to 7th April. Here at Arboretum, we are kicking things […]

Cavan

Tree planting Depot: Cavan Venue: St Clare’s College Ballyjamesduff Co Cavan County: Cavan Event Date: ? Event Time: Between 10 & 2 Organising Body/Organiser: Teacher Event Description and Details: Planting tree in new Bee garden with SEN students Contact Person: Carmel McHugh Telephone number: 0876132172 Email: carmelmchugh@saintclarescollege.com Website: … Is your event open to the […]

Clare

One Tree Per Child (Kilrush) Year 3 Planting ceremony Venue: Kilrush Sports Complex, Cooraclare Road, Kilrush Co. Clare County: Co. Clare Event Date: 7 March 2019 Event Time: 11.00am Organising Body/Organiser: Kilrush Tidy Towns Event Description and Details: Kilrush is first town to introduce the One Tree Per Child project in Ireland. Each child is […]

Cork

Tree Fest 2019 Venue: An Sanctoir, Ballydehob, P81 XF34 County: Cork Event Date: 09&10.03.19 Event Time: Saturday: 9am-9pm; Sunday: 9am-6pm Organising Body/Organiser: An Sanctoir & Pheonix Events Event Description and Details: Tree Fest, a two day celebration of the incredible world of trees as part of National Tree Week 2019! Plant an exciting a new […]

Dublin

National tree week walks for schools Venue: National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin County: Dublin Event Date: Sunday 31st March – Sunday 7th April Event Time: Call for booking Organising Body/Organiser: OPW / National Botanic Gardens Event Description and Details: Explore the Gardens for some fascinating tree tales and facts on native and exotic trees alike, while […]

Galway

Tree week Depot: Paul O’Brian Venue: Galway County: Galway Event Date: 01/03/2019 Event Time: 12:00 Organising Body/Organiser: Fibka Event Description and Details: Tree planting Contact Person: Patsy Cahalan Telephone number: 0862269234 Email: patsy.cahalan@gmail.com Website: Is your event open to the public: Yes   Knockatee Tree week 2019 Depot: Ballyhaunis Venue: Knockatee Dunmore Galway County: Galway […]

Kerry

an Tuairin Lin Tiny Forest Venue: An Tuairin Lin estate Milltown County Kerry County: Kerry Event Date: 6th April Event Time: 11am Organising Body/Organiser: An Tuairin Lin Residents Event Description and Details: An event to increase the diversity of trees in our estate…for wildlife, beauty and increase of quality of life for all residents. An […]

Kildare

Native tree planting Venue: St Fiachras Garden Irish National Stud County: kildare Event Date: 3rd april Event Time: 11.30 Organising Body/Organiser: Irish National Stud & Gardens Event Description and Details: Planting of a native woodland in st fiachra’s Garden with help from 4th class in St Brigids Primary School in kildare. Contact Person: Thomas Moore […]

Laois

Tree planting Depot: Dublin Venue: Dublin County: Laois Event Date: April 1st Event Time: Noon Organising Body/Organiser: Pat daly Event Description and Details: Tree planting Contact Person: Pat daly Telephone number: 0878170037 Email: patdaly2449@gmail.com Is your event open to the public: No   Annual spring planting Venue: Droimnin Retirement Village Stradbally Co.Laois County: Laois Event […]

Limerick

Limerick Beekeepers Planting Depot: Limerick Venue: Mungret Association Apiary Mungret Co Limerick County: Co Limerick Event Date: 9/3/2019 Event Time: 10.30 Organising Body/Organiser: Limerick Beekeeping Association Event Description and Details: Develop the forage for the association bees in the apiary and continue to support the All Ireland Pollination Plan Contact Person: Sinead Mortell Telephone number: […]

Louth

GAA president Mr John Horan plants a tree in a pre event for National Tree Week Venue: The Event will take place in Harestown National School Piperstown Co.Louth County: Louth Event Date: 5th March Tuesday 2019 Event Time: 10.30am Organising Body/Organiser: Tree Council of Ireland. Fintan Walsh Event Description and Details: The President of the […]

Longford

Ballymahon Day Care Centre Tree Planting Ceremony Venue: Convent House Ballymahon Co Longford N39 H2 W7 County: Longford Event Date: 04/04/2019 Event Time: 11.30am Organising Body/Organiser: Day Care and Resourse Centre Event Description and Details: We wish to plant two trees as a symbol of hope and growth in our community. Contact Person: Breda Greaves […]

Mayo

Forest garden Depot: Ballyhaunis Venue: Mace Middle, Claremorris County: Mayo Event Date: 12/3/2019 Event Time: 2pm Organising Body/Organiser: Jeff Ashby Event Description and Details: Forest gardening with Bee friendly trees Contact Person: Jeff Ashby Telephone number: 0852823063 Email: jeffashby@eircom.net Is your event open to the public: Yes Tree planting at house on 31st March 2019 […]

Monaghan

Tree Planting at Lisnadarragh Forest Depot: Arklow Venue: Apiary site at Lisnadarragh Co Monaghan. County: Monaghan Event Date: March 20th Event Time: 12:00 Organising Body/Organiser: Myself in Conjunction with FIBKA. My membership number is FING4949. Event Description and Details: I wish to plant more bee friendly trees at my forest which is also the site […]

Offaly

Call of the Forest – film screening Venue: Banagher Library, Moore’s Corner, Banagher, Co. Offaly County: Offaly Event Date: 4th April 2019 Event Time: 6:10pm Organising Body/Organiser: Banagher Library Event Description and Details: Take a walk in the woods with acclaimed Irish-Canadian scientist and author, Diana Beresford-Kroeger, as she reveals our profound human connection to […]

Roscommon

Kilgarrif Apairy Depot: Ballyhaunis Venue: Kilgarrif, Castlerea County: Roscommon Event Date: 1st April Event Time: 12 noon Organising Body/Organiser: Ballyhaunis BKA Event Description and Details: Trees for local bee apairy. Contact Person: John Furlong Telephone number: 0862199977 Email: bugsy2008@gmail.com Is your event open to the public: No   Dunamon Apairy Depot: Ballyhaunis Venue: Dunamon, Co. […]

Tipperary

Help our pollinators Depot: Nth Tipperary Venue: Cahir, Co.Tipperary County: Tipperary Event Date: 21/03/19 Event Time: 12.00 Organising Body/Organiser: Helena Fitzgerald Event Description and Details: Planting trees to Develop the forage for the bees and insects in South Tipperary and continue to support the All Ireland Pollination Plan Contact Person: Helena Fitzgerald Telephone number: 0868457074 […]

Waterford

WIT School of Humanities Tree Planting Ceremony Venue: Waterford Institute of Technology Cork Road Waterford Ireland County: Waterford Event Date: Thursday, April 4th, 2019 Event Time: TBA Organising Body/Organiser: Elizabeth Barry Event Description and Details: Globalization is often associated with deforestation. As part of my final year project at Waterford Institute of Technology, I will […]

Wexford

The Benefits of Trees Venue: John F. Kennedy Arboretum Ballysop New Ross Co. Wexford Y34 KA48 County: Wexford Event Date: Tuesday 2nd April 2019 Event Time: 12noon and 3.00pm Organising Body/Organiser: OPW John F. Kennedy Arboretum Event Description and Details: Explore the many different trees of the world at the JFK arboretum with a guided […]

Westmeath

Planting of trees Depot: Birr Venue: Cushinstown Killucan Kerrinstown Mullingar County: westmeath Event Date: 6th April Event Time: 11 am Organising Body/Organiser: lake county beekeepers Event Description and Details: Tree planting for bees Contact Person: Ken Norton Telephone number: 0872418213 Email: pro@irishbeekeeping.ie Is your event open to the public: No

Wicklow

National Tree Week 2019 with Masterclass Venue: Arboretum The National Garden Exhibition Centre Kilquade Co. Wicklow County: Co Wicklow Event Date: 30/03/2019 Event Time: 12pm – 1pm Organising Body/Organiser: Arboretum Kilquade Event Description and Details: National Tree Week takes place from the 31st March to 7th April. Here at Arboretum, we are kicking things off […]