December 2013 News
Thu, 12/05: Free RainWise Workshop
Find out about RainWise Rebates – a City of Seattle program that will pay up to 100% rebate for rain gardens and cisterns on your property. Learn how rain gardens and cisterns help manage storm water and protect Puget Sound.
Hear from property owners who have already taken advantage of this great program! Meet RainWise-trained contractors who can create beautiful rain gardens and cistern installations and walk you through the whole process. See a variety of examples of RainWise installations. Get your questions answered!
RainWise might even be able to help you with a wet basement.
Sponsored by Sustainable Ballard.Time: 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: The Re-Store, 1440 NW 52nd St, Seattle
Contact: Jenny Heins; firstname.lastname@example.org
Sat, 12/14: Golden Gardens Forest Restoration
Volunteers needed to restore the forest at Golden Gardens Park. Second Saturday of every month from 9 am to noon.
Give something back to the community by enhancing the forest and making better wildlife habitat. Help remove invasive weeds and plant native species in the forest above the beach. Tools, gloves, and training are provided. Meet at restroom near parking lot for dog park.
For info email Doug at email@example.com or call Doug at (206) 794-4520.Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Golden Gardens, restroom near dog park parking lot
Contact: Doug Gresham, firstname.lastname@example.org or (206) 794-4520
Sat, 12/21: Carkeek STARS Volunteer Work Party
Join other enthusiastic volunteers for a fun morning of forest restoration and trails maintenance. We have a wide variety of tasks you can help with. We provide gloves and water (we encourage you to bring your own bottle of water, to reduce plastic waste). Please wear sturdy shoes. Suitable for teens and older. Follow the STARS signs to our meeting place. We’re here the third Saturday of every month. Welcome!Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: 950 NW Carkeek Park Rd, follow STARS signs
Contact: Dale Johnson, 206-362-2980, email@example.com