The SVSWCD will be hosting a Rain Barrel Workshop on May 23, 2019 at the Lucy Simms Center AUDITORIUM in Harrisonburg from 6:30 pm-8:30 pm.
Registration for this event has closed-please check back for the next workshop or call and purchase one to pick up at the office!
During a Workshop Participants will…
- Convert a heavy plastic pickle barrel into a functional rain barrel
- Learn how to install and maintain a rain barrel
- Learn how they impact their local waterways
- Learn their role in water conservation and water quality protection
Participants are encouraged to: wear comfortable clothes that may get dirty, bring work gloves, and drive a vehicle that you can transport your 55 gallon rain barrel home in. Assistance will be provided for construction of the barrel. Barrels, tools and other building supplies will be provided.