Are you ready to become a HeartLands Conservancy Tree Steward?

Join us for our informational session on February 21st at 6:00pm at the HeartLands Conservancy Office (29 E. Main Street, Belleville, IL 62220).

Learn about the exciting 2023 Spring Session of the Tree Stewards Program– a FREE, six-week course presented by technical experts in forestry, tree health, and more. You’ll gain hands-on experience in six key subjects including tree identification, biology, soils, planting, pruning, and pests & diseases.

And the best part? The Illinois Department of Natural Resources is our grant sponsor for the program!

Classes will be available in online, in-person, and hybrid formats, so there’s something for everyone! Come to our session and find out more about this amazing opportunity.

Register here:

For any questions, please contact Sean Pelato at or call 618-566-4451 ext. 17.