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May 12 11AM - 1PM

Saving From a Rainy Day: DIY Rain Barrel Class

Biodiversity Education Center, 367 Freeport Parkway

​​​This class is a barrel of fun! Rainwater is the best water for your lawn, landscape or vegetable garden; Divert it, Save it, Use it! Come learn the basics and benefits of rainwater harvesting and reduce the effect your stormwater has on the environment. Participants will learn how to collect and utilize rainwater at home. This class is hands on "DIY" where each participant will build and take home a 55-gallon rain barrel at $50 each. Rain barrels are recycled food-grade containers and are roughly 24" wide by 36" tall.

Pre-registration is required. To sign up, or for more information, contact or 972-304-3581​