City of Harrisonburg Rain Barrel Workshop


The SVSWCD and the City of Harrisonburg will be hosting a Rain Barrel Workshop at the Recycling Convenience Center (2055 Beery Rd, Harrisonburg, VA 22801) on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 from 6:00-8:00 PM.


THIS WORKSHOP IS FULL! Please contact Chelsea at or 540-534-3055 to get on the waitlist!


During a Workshop Participants will…

Sponsored by the City of Harrisonburg Department of Public Works

  • 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.

Registration for 1 rain barrel and 2 participants is $60. Register and purchase one rain barrel below:

One Rain Barrel



Registration for 2 rain barrels and 2 participants is $110. Register and purchase two rain barrels below:

Two Rain Barrels



If you have questions call Chelsea Trice at (540) 534-3055 or email

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Rain Barrel Workshop Flyer – Harrisonburg