University of Idaho Extension Forestry

Calendar of Events

Our Calendar of Events includes all of the UI Extension Forestry team offerings for the 2013-2014 season as well as other events of interest to our readers. Check back soon for updates and new events.

You will can find information about many of the programs listed below in the Strengthening Forest Stewardship Skills, Idaho Master Forest Stewards, or Logger Education to Advance Professionalism (LEAP) sections of this website. Titles highlighted in GOLD are linked to event flyers that provide in-depth information about the program, how to register, and how to get there.

Check back often for additional events for 2014-15! All times are Pacific Standard or Daylight Saving Time.
December, 2014
12/19
Current Topics in Forest Health, Coeur d'Alene, ID. Friday, December 19, 2014 at the Coeur d'Alene Inn (near the intersection of I-90 and Hwy 95).
January, 2015
1/16 23rd Annual Family Foresters Workshop, Coeur d'Alene, ID. Friday, January 16, 2015 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM, Best Western Plus Coeur d'Alene Inn, Intersection of I-90 and Hwy 95, Coeur d'Alene, ID.
1/21-23 Idaho Horticulture Expo, Boise, ID. January 21 to 23, 2015. for more information go to www.inlagrow.org. Pre-register online by January 8, 2015. Presented by the Idaho Nursery and Landscape Association.
1/30
Free Computer Mapping, Sandpoint, ID. Friday, January 30, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
1/30
Android Forestry, Sandpoint, ID. Friday, January 30, 2015 from 1:00 to 5:00 PM. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
February, 2015
2/9 Identifying Idaho's Trees, Coeur d'Alene, ID. Monday, February 9, 2015 from 6:00 to 9:00 PM. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
2/19 Turf, Tree and Landscape Conference in North Idaho, Post Falls, ID. Thursday, February 19, 2015 at Templin's Hotel on the river, Post Falls, ID. For more information call 208.681.4769 or go to www.inlagrow.org. CUE's and PRC's will be available. Sponsored by the Idaho Nursery and Landscape Association and University of Idaho Extension.
2/20
Scaling and Marketing Private Timber, Bonners Ferry, ID. Friday, February 20, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
2/27 Drones for Forestry, Coeur d'Alene, ID. Friday, February 27, 2015 from 1:00 to 4:00 PM. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
March, 2015
TBA Rural Land Purchasing 101, Lewiston, ID. Please contact Bill Warren for more information.
3/3 2015 Inland Empire Reforestation Council Annual Meeting, Coeur d'Alene Resort, Coeur d'Alene, ID. Program chair: Bill Pittman; bpittman@stimsonlumber.com. Registration and logistics: Richard Zabel; richard@westernforestry.org; (503) 226-4562.
3/3-4 LEAP Update, Hayden, ID. Tuesday, March 3 thru Wednesday, March 4, 2015. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
3/4 42nd Annual Meeting of the Inland Empire Tree Improvement Cooperative -  "Selection, Breeding, and Genetic Gain." Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at the Coeur d'Alene Resort Conference Center, Coeur d'Alene, ID. Program and regisration information will be posted in January, 2015. Reserve your guest room early by calling the Coeur d'Alene Resort at 1-800-688-5253. Mention "Department of Forestry" to get conference rates.
3/6 Non Timber Forest Products, Coeur d'Alene, ID. Friday, March 6, 2015 from 1:00 to 5:00 PM. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
3/7 Forest Edibles, Sandpoint, ID. Saturday, March 7, 2015 from 8:00 AM to 12 PM. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
3/10-11 LEAP Update, Sandpoint, ID. Tuesday March 10 thru Wednesday, March 11, 2015. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
3/17-18 LEAP Update, Orofino, ID. Tuesday March 17 thru Wednesday, March 18, 2015. Please contact Bill Warren for more information.
3/19-20 LEAP Update, McCall, ID. Thursday, March 19 thru Friday, March 20, 2015. Please contact Randy Brooks for more information.
3/21 Successful Tree Planting, Coeur d'Alene, ID. Saturday, March 21, 2015 from 1:00 to 5:00 PM. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
3/24-25 LEAP Update, St. Maries, Tuesday, March 24 thru Wednesday March 25, 2015. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
3/26-27 LEAP Update, Kamiah, ID. Thursday, March 26 thru Friday, March 27,2015. Please contact Randy Brooks for more information.
3/27 Forestland Grazing, St. Maries, ID. Friday, March 27, 2015 from 1:00 to 5:00 PM. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
3/30-31 Family Forest Owners/Managers Conference, Moscow, ID. Monday, March 30 thru Tuesday, March 31, 2015.
3/31-4/1 LEAP Update, Moscow, ID. Tuesday, March 31 thru Wednesday, April 1, 2015. Please contact Randy Brooks for more information.
April, 2015
TBA Conducting Your Own Timber Sale, Orofino, ID. Please contact Bill Warren for more information.
4/10 Backyard Forests, Bonners Ferry ID. Friday, April 10, 2015 from 6:00 to 9:00 PM. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
4/14-16 Logger Education to Advance Professionalism (LEAP), Coeur d'Alene, ID. Tuesday, April 14 thru Thursday, April 16, 2015. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
4/24 Map and Compass for Forest Owners, Coeur d'Alene, ID. Friday, April 24, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
4/28-30 Logger Education to Advance Professionalism (LEAP), Moscow, ID. Please contact Randy Brooks, for more information.
May, 2015
5/2 Identifying Idaho's Trees, Sandpoint, ID. Saturday, May 2, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
5/14 Forestry for Southern Idaho, McCall, ID. Thursday, May 14, 2015 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM). Please contact Randy Brooks for more information.
5/29 Idaho Master Forest Stewards 2015 Spring Gathering, Athol, ID. Friday, May 29, 2015. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
June, 2015
6/12 - 7/17 Forestry Shortcourse, Priest River, ID. Friday mornings from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, West Bonner Library, 118 Main Street, Priest River, ID.

6/13 Thinning and Pruning Field Day, Sandpoint, ID. Saturday, June 13, 2015 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. (IMFS) Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
6/30 Idaho FPA Stream Protection Twilight Tour, Moscow, ID. Tuesday, June 30, 2015 from 3:00 to 7:00 PM. Please contact Randy Brooks for more information.
July, 2015
7/9 Idaho FPA Stream Protection Twilight Tour, Bonners Ferry, ID. Thursday, July 9, 2015 from 3:00 to 7:00 PM. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
7/16 Idaho FPA Stream Protection Twilight Tour, St. Maries, ID. Thursday, July 16, 2015 from 3:00 to 7:00 PM. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
7/24 Forest Insects and Disease Field Day, Coeur d'Alene, ID. Friday, July 24, 2015 from 8:00 am to 5:00 PM. (IMFS) Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
August, 2015
8/8 Using your GPS, Bonners Ferry, ID. Saturday, August 8, 2015 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
8/14 Restoring Idaho Streams, Sandpoint, ID. Friday, August 14, 2015. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.
September, 2015
9/11 Idaho Master Forest Stewards Fall Gathering, Moscow, ID. Friday, September 11, 2015. Please contact Chris Schnepf for more information.