Learn how to capture the rain that falls on your roof for use in irrigating your landscape, seedling starts, mushroom cultivation, and emergency water storage. In this workshop, you'll learn about many types of rain collection, from 55 gallon barrels to 5,000 gallon storage tanks. In the hands-on section, students will participate in the construction of a home rain barrel system.
Co-presented with Contra Costa Water District
Time: October 15, 2017 from 10am to 12pm
Location: DVC Horticulture Department, Classroom H101
Street: 321 Golf Club Rd.
City/Town: Pleasant Hill
Website or Map: https://www.google.com/maps/p…
Event Type: workshop
Organized By: Sustainable Contra Costa
1st photo: Jennifer Thoits, marketing director, PH Rec & Park; Denise Koroslev, RRHC president; Michelle Lacy, general manager, PH Rec & Park.
2nd photo: Denise Koroslev; John Burgh, PH Rotary; Aloma Levine, RRHC vice president and chair of events committee.
Photos by Allen Vinson, PH Rotary
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