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FREE Rain Gardens 101 Workshop

September 29, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm


Learn how to build your own rain garden at a FREE workshop in Gresham on Saturday, September 29! We’ll explore the critical role rain gardens can play in urban stream restoration, and how they add beautiful landscaping to your yard at the same time.

WHAT: Rain Gardens 101 Workshop

WHEN: Saturday, Sept 29th 9:00am – 1:00pm

WHERE: 26000 SE Stark, Gresham, 97030 (Mt. Hood Community College – Room GE201)

HOW: Pre-register at http://emswcd.org/workshops-and-events/upcoming-workshops/.


Workshop Description:
You will learn how to assess your site to determine the best location and size, calculate impervious surfaces, determine soil suitability, choose appropriate plants, and how to maintain your new rain garden. You will also receive a comprehensive manual that guides you through all the steps in constructing your rain garden. Where possible, workshop includes a short tour of a nearby rain garden.

For more information call 503-222-7645.


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