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11
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Rain Barrel Water Catchment Workshop

10:30
12:00
Honolulu Board of Water Supply
Event organized by Honolulu Board of Water Supply

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Rain Barrel Water Catchment Workshop

WHAT
An informational workshop offered by the Board of Water Supply (BWS) and Friends of Halawa Xeriscape Garden (FOHXG) explains how collecting rain water reduces the amount of drinking water used for irrigating landscapes. Participants will learn about rain barrel catchment systems, important construction points, installation, and effective maintenance techniques.

WHEN
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
10:30 a.m. to noon

WHERE
Halawa Xeriscape Garden
99-1268 Iwaena Street
Halawa Valley’s Central Park Industrial Area

COST
$35 for general public and Friends of Halawa membership “Friend” level
$30 for supporting, corporate and lifetime memberships
(fee includes class lecture and one pre-drilled, 55-gallon water catchment barrel with one hose bib to be transported and installed by the participant)
We accept cash, check and most major credit cards.

Lecture Only
$5 for general public and Friends of Halawa membership “Friend” level
Free for supporting, corporate and lifetime memberships

DETAILS
Rain Barrel Catchment is an effective technique for outdoor water conservation. Rain barrels are used to collect rain water outside a structure that can be used for outdoor purposes, such as watering landscapes, which helps save water and save money.

One rain barrel per household is available only to those who attend the lecture. Participants must have a vehicle large enough to transport the barrel -- no delivery or storage services are available.

REGISTER
Advanced registration is required. Registration opens on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, and closes at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 10, 2018, or when all spaces are filled. Call (808) 748-5315 or email workshops@hbws.org to register. BWS security and workshop registration requires submittal of participants full name, home address, phone number, and email address where applicable.

WEBSITE:
https://www.boardofwatersupply.com/rainbarrel3