River-Friendly Workshop: Rain Gardens, Rain Barrels and More

Date: Feb 27, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bernardsville Library

rain gardenRaritan Headwaters Association and the AmeriCorps NJ Watershed Ambassador for the Upper Raritan watershed will present a workshop on how to make your backyard, schoolyard, parks and businesses more beautiful and ecologically friendly while also saving money. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn how to design their own projects as well as take part in the building of a demo rain garden in Bernardsville. Participants who make their property more water friendly will receive River Friendly Certification, free rain garden plants and discounted rain barrels. The second part of the workshop, building a rain garden, will take place April 2 at a Bernardsville location to be determined. Come on one or both days. Co-sponsored by the Bernardsville Green Team and the Bernardsville Environmental Commission. Free. Advance registration is requested. Click here to sign up.