About This Site

Do you ever wonder how to tell the trees apart in your local forests? Would you like to know more about the function and origins of the characteristics that define each tree species?

Celebrate and learn about trees with naturalist Michael Wojtech, and become better connected with the landscape where you live. Michael writes about, conducts workshops on, illustrates, and photographs the identifying characteristics, physiology, and ecology of trees.

Tuesday, April 14, 7:00 PM – Pittsfield, MA – presentationBark: Get to Know Your Trees – Berkshire Athenaeum.

Tuesday, May 5, 10:00-1:00 – Hollis, NH – workshopBark: Get to Know Your Trees– Hollis Garden ClubBeaver Brook Association.

Saturday, May 9, 11:00-12:00 presentation, 1:30-4:30 workshop – Copake Falls, NYBark: Get to Know Your Trees Garden Conservancy Open Garden Day, Margaret Roach’s A Way to Garden.

Saturday, May 16, 10:00-1:00 – Clinton, MA – workshopBark: Get to Know Your TreesBigelo Library of Clinton.

Tuesday, Oct. 6, 7:00-9:00 – Darien, CT – presentationBark: Get to Know Your Trees – sponsored by the Tree Conservancy of Darien, at the Darien Library.

Saturday, October 17 – Fairlee, VT – Tree Discovery Walk and WorkshopBark: A Multi-Sensory Experience of Trees – Northern Woodlands Writers & Readers Conference.

Sunday, October 24, 1:00-4:00 – Boylestown, MA – workshopBark: A Multi-Sensory Experience of Trees Tower Hill Botanical Gardens.

Sunday, November 1 – Needham, MA – workshopBark: Get to Know Your Trees Needham Free Public Library.