November 1, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Education Center at Berkshire Botanical Garden
Members $22; Nonmembers $27
Elisabeth Cary413.298.3926E-mail

14.11.01 Chainsaw Safely for HomeownersDress for outdoors demonstration.

Chain saws are powerful tools that can be intimidating to use. The importance of safe operation of this dangerous machine cannot be stressed enough. Learn the correct way to safely operate, maintain, and store a chain saw. Observe a demonstration on chain saw use and discuss when to call in a professional. Basic chain saw maintenance will be covered.  This program will be very useful those currently working with a chainsaw and those considering purchasing a chainsaw.

Ken Gooch, is the Forest Health Program Director for the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation. Additionally, he is a Massachusetts Certified Arborist and teaches arboriculture at the Garden. He lectures widely on a variety of topics including forest health, pruning and arboriculture.

Garden News


Connect With Us

bbg-facebook bbg-pinterest bbg-youtube
or Sign Up for our Newsletter

Berkshires In Bloom


Be A Force Of Nature


Get notified about this event

Enter your email address below to receive a notification about the event 6 hours before it starts.