Rockingham County Rain Barrel Workshop

The SVSWCD and Rockingham County Parks & Recreation will be hosting a Rain Barrel Workshop at Rockingham Park at the Crossroads on Saturday, April 10, 2021 from 9:30 AM- 11:30 AM.

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.

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

One Rain Barrel and Workshop Registration

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

Two Rain Barrels and Workshop Registration

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