City Forestry to offer Workshop on Tree Pruning Techniques

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Date/Time: Saturday, February 11th, 2017

10:00 am until approximately 1:00 pm (doors will open at 9:45 am)

(Saturday, February 18th MAKE-UP date, same time, same place)


Municipal Services Building
800 W. Puetz Road

Pruning demonstration site To Be Determined (will be close)

Please dress for the weather; ear-buds provided.

Park in front of the main entrance, over-flow parking through the gate, in row along east/right side.


Mike Wendt, award winning, distinguished arborist/instructor with over 30 years of experience in the development of professional arborists.  Mike currently teaches arboriculture and landscape horticulture at MATC.  I’d describe Mike as: Personable, Interesting, Competent, Talented.  You will not walk away disappointed! (Rebecca L)

Program Content:

Workshop will consist of classroom instruction followed by in-field demonstration (no hands-on participation).  Course will focus on pruning assessment and techniques for homeowners.


Rebecca Lane, City Forester
(414) 570-5685 or

Cancellation will be recorded on voicemail number above, the morning of the event.


Prepay, checks or cash only.  $15 per person.

Fruit, donuts, coffee/tea, water served.

Max capacity: 25