University of Maryland Extension

Charles County Rain Barrel Workshop - June 26, 2021

Saturday, Jun. 26, 2021 - 9:30am to 11:30am
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Charles County Dept. of Public Works
University of Maryland Sea Grant Extension
10430 Audie Lane
LaPlata, MD 20646
United States
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Jackie Takacs

The Charles County Government and University of Maryland Extension Program 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, June 26, 2021
    TIME:        9:30am and 10:30am
    PLACE:      10430 Audie Lane, LaPlata, MD 20646

Participants will have the opportunity to purchase a pre-assembled rain barrel and learn the technique for later installation at home to become eligible for a tax deduction.  Workshops are approximately 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:  June 21, 2021

To register via mail and pay with a check for all workshops times go HERE.  Checks must be received by June 21, 2021.


*Charles County Department of Public Works is providing a discount to county residents for participating in this program. You must be present at a workshop to receive the discount.

*If  you would like to order more than one rain barrel please indicate that on the form and adjust payment accordingly. 

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

*Your property is eligible for a tax credit for installing 2 rain barrels.

* Rain Barrels are 55-gallons in size and may be white or tan in color.

For more information contact Jackie Takacs, 240-393-6508 or Erica Hahn 301-396-5237.

Workshop is Free; Rain Barrels are $30/Charles County residents and $65 for non-residents. Optional accessories available for additional cost.
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