Learn the secret that only certified arborists know, that it is fun and simple to trim your trees and shrubs when their branches are stripped naked of leaves! Through demonstrations, discussion and hands-on experience you will learn the basics of tree physiology and how it is affected by proper practices of trimming during winter months, and the advantages of winter trimming of certain species for maximum health and plant performance. Class meets twice: Thursday evening from 7-9:00 PM for instruction, and again on Saturday morning from 9-10:30 AM for outdoor hands-on practice (location announced Thursday evening). A $12 material fee is included in the tuition. Gold Star Fee: $44.00.