University of Maryland Extension

PRAD Rain Barrel Workshop - October 7, 2017

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Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017 (All day)
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Patuxent River Appreciation Days
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Calvert Marine Museum
14150 Solomons Island Rd
Solomons, MD 20688
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University of Maryland Extension Program and Calvert, Charles and St. Mary’s County Governments are pleased to offer a workshop on the practical uses for rain barrels and how they reduce the impact of runoff on our local waterways and Chesapeake Bay.

    DATE:        Saturday, October 7, 2017
    TIME:        1:00pm and 2:00pm
    PLACE:      PRAD - Calvert Marine Museum
                    14150 Solomons Island Rd
                    Solomons, Maryland 20688

Participants will have the opportunity to purchase pre-assembled rain barrels and learn the technique for later installation at home to become eligible for a tax deduction.  Workshops are 30-45 minutes in length. 

Pre-registration Required - Space Limited

To register online and pay via credit card (**additional service fees apply to credit card transactions) choose the appropriate workshop time.

Deadline to Register:  October 3, 2017

To register via mail and pay with a check for all workhops times go HERE./sites/extension.umd.edu/files/_images/programs/watershed/Content/PRAD rain barrel flyer Oct 7 2017.pdf

SMALL PRINT:

*Calvert County Department of Public Works, Charles County Department of Public Works  and St. Mary’s County Government is providing a discount to county residents for participating in this program.

*You must be present at a workshop to receive the discount.

*You must register in advance to guarantee rain barrel availability on the day of the workshop. 

*In Charles county your property may be eligible for a tax credit for installing 2 rain barrels.

* Rain Barrels are 55-gallons in size and white in color.

For more information contact Jackie Takacs, 240-393-6508.

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Variable
Contact: 
Jackie Takacs
Contact Email: 
takacs@mdsg.umd.edu
Contact Phone: 
240-393-6508
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