Annual Tree and Shrub Pruning Workshops

Event Information


March 23rd, 2024


9:00am - 12:00pm




Lisa Johnson



This hands-on workshop will begin with an indoor program on proper pruning techniques for trees and various shrub species. Afterwards, the class will move outside into the Dane County Extension Teaching Garden for a demonstration/participatory pruning session on shrubs and trees in the Garden. Wear appropriate clothing and bring pruning shears and/or loppers if possible.

*If you wish to attend by Zoom, the registration cost is the same and you would only be able to participate in the lecture portion of the class*

Class Dates:

Saturday March 2; 9 am-noon

Saturday March 23; 9 am-noon

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Please note this class is for shade and ornamental trees and shrubs (not fruit trees).

An EEO/AA employer, University of Wisconsin-Extension provides equal opportunities in employment and programming, including Title VI, Title IX, and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requirements. To ensure equal access to programs, please make requests for reasonable accommodations at least 10 days prior to the program. To request an accommodation, including language interpretation, contact: Lisa Johnson at 224-3715 or email

Event Location

5201 Fen Oak Drive

Madison WI 53718

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