Upcoming Events

2014 FALL South Carolina Arborist Workshop
September 11, 2014
Columbia, SC 


For a complete agenda, please view the registration brochure.

Harbison Environmental Education Center
5600 Broad River Road
Columbia, SC 29212

Credits:  ISA (5.25), SAF (Cat.1, 5.0) and Pesticide (2) credits will be available.

Registration:  $70 members, $80 non-members

Registration brochure
Online Registration 


Annual Conference-Trees SC: To Preserve, Protect and Defend
October 23-24, 2014
Folly Beach, SC

This year’s annual conference, Trees SC: To Preserve, Protect and Defend, will be held on October 23 and 24 on Folly Beach. Sponsored by Bartlett Tree Experts, Duke Energy, Mead’s Tree Service, Schneider Tree Care, Carolina Tree Care, SCE&G, Sox & Freeman, and the South Carolina Forestry Commission, this program will explore our role in preserving, protecting, and defending our state’s urban and community forests.  For a complete agenda, please view the registration brochure.

Tides Folly Beach
One Center Street
Folly Beach, SC 29439

$100 member (group rates available)
$125 non-member
$25 student

Online Registration
Registration Form 

Credits:  ISA, SAF and Pesticide credits will be available.  Please contact our office with questions regarding continuing education credits.

Hotel:  This year’s conference will be held at The Tides on Folly Beach.  We have been offered a  discounted rate of $135/night, and parking is available on-site.  To make your hotel reservations, please contact Tides Folly Beach at 843.588.6464 and be sure to give them our group code, “TREES.”  The deadline to make reservations at the above rate is September 15, 2014.

Silent Auction:  Help us raise funds for our Scholars Fund!  All proceeds will be used to fund scholarships for educational programs.  Items up for bid include a two-night stay at The Inn at Middleton Place and handmade wooden bowls.  To donate an item for the silent auction, please contact Lowe Sharpe by e-mail at lsharpe@scfc.gov.  Donations are tax-deductible.