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Build Your Own Rain Barrel Workshop

Rain Barrel

Celebrate Earth Day with the WKU Glasgow GreenToppers.

Are you interested in water conservation? Do you have a garden or flower beds around your home that require seasonal watering? Join us to build a rain barrel that will collect rain water directly from your house’s gutter system. Store up the water to use when you need it instead of using your hose. The barrels are created from recycled material and can hold 55 gallons of water. Every little bit helps so come out and celebrate Earth Day with us!

Rain Barrel

• April 26 from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. in the parking lot of the WKU Glasgow Regional Campus located at 500 Hilltopper Way in Glasgow.

• Contact/Instructor: Amy Nemon (Cell: (270) 774-1502 or amy.nemon@wku.edu)

• Cost $55 (includes materials and instruction to make 1 rain barrel. Participants will take a completed rain barrel home with them ready to paint or install).

Register before April  24 by contacting WKU Lifelong Learning at:

Phone: (270) 745-1912
Fax: (270) 745-8974
Email: ll@wku.edu
WKU South Campus
2355 Nashville Road
Bowling Green, KY 42101

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