Night Pruning Class

Learn a new skill and help take care of a unique orchard park in University Place!

Join us at a free Night Pruning Class taught by Master Gardener/arborist Robert Sweet on Thursday, January 25, from 7 -9 p.m. at the United Church in University Place, located at 3912 Grandview Drive W.  

Participants in this class (sponsored by CORE Curran Orchard Resource Enthusiasts) will get an overview of proper pruning techniques for apple trees. Interested people can then practice their skills at the upcoming Pruning Parties at the Curran Orchard located at 3920 Grandview Drive W:

Free Pruning Parties on Saturdays from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

February 3 and 17;
March 3 and 17;
April 7 and 21

Wear old clothes and bring loppers, hand pruners and saws if available.  Help is also needed hauling branches to the dumpsters. Great for community service hours, too!  Refreshments provided. For more information, visit or email

Event Date: 
Thursday, 25 January 2018 - 7:00pm