Sunday, May 14, 10am - 12noon
Fruit Tree Field Day
Saturday, June 24
10am to 3pm
Conifer Walk with Van Bobbitt
Saturday, May 13, 2017
Green Lake Park, Seattle
Urban Forest Symposium
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Center for Urban Horticulture
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Memories and Tributes to Cass Turnbull
Cass Turnbull, founder and president of PlantAmnesty passed away on January 26th, 2017 while on vacation in Hawaii. The Seattle Times published an article written by Lynda Mapes as well as her obituary. Other tributes include: The Ballard News-Tribune, The Evergrey, and Ciscoe Morris' Radio Show broadcast on January 28th.
On March 25th, 2017, over 500 people gathered to celebrate the life and times of Cass. Participants included past students, colleagues, friends, family and people touched by Cass in many ways. Speakers included:
Cass Turnbull's Celebration of Life on March 25th, 2017
Thank you to Sky Nursery, the arborists, choir, volunteers and so many more who made this event a fitting tribute to an amazing woman. The program ended with a video clip provided by Jim McKenna.
In addition to the published articles, the PlantAmnesty office received letters and emails offering condolences and paying tribute to Cass, including this letter from the Mayor of Seattle: