The Spokane Urban Forestry and the Spokane Conservation District will hold a free course on Friday at Finch Arboretum, 3404 W. Woodland Blvd., from 9 a.m. to noon, teaching the ins and outs of pruning.
The program will teach participants pruning objectives, tree biology, proper pruning cuts and types of pruning. The class will focus on training young trees for form and structure and will include classroom learning followed by an outdoor hands-on training.
Registration is required. To register and for more information visit www.brownpapertickets.com/ event/248575.