The 2012 Trees Matter Symposium will take place Nov. 15 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Silver Spring Civic Building at 1 Veterans Place in downtown Silver Spring.
The event will discuss innovative efforts to plant, protect and preserve trees in urban and suburban landscapes. This year’s speakers include Paul Meyer of the Morris Arboretum in Philadelphia and Eric T. Fleisher of Battery Park City Parks Conservancy in New York.
Admission to the conference is $59 per person. Register for course No. 213051 at parkpass.org. For more information, call 301-962-1400.