Rain Barrel Workshop

Saturday, May 16, 2015

8am to 11am at the

Johnston County Agricultural Center

2736 NC 210 Hwy
Smithfield, NC 27577

 rain barrel made from food qulity plastic barrel This workshop is designed to teach people how to make their own rain barrel.For each session of this workshop there will be a short introduction and instructions on how to make a rain barrel. Then participants will have the opportunity to make their own rain barrel to take home. This will include instructions on how to attach the rain barrel to the down spout of the gutter system.Bring a vehicle to transport a 55 gallon drum. Participants will be taking home a finished rain barrel to use at their own house.The cost of this workshop is $40.00 per rain barrel. Space is limited so be sure to pre-register soon.
 Driving DirectionsFrom US 70 Highway:
* US 70 Highway East (from Clayton)
* Right on Swift Creek Road
* Right on NC 210 Highway
* Right into the parking lot.From I-95:
* I-95 North (from Benson)
* Take Exit 90 onto US 301 Highway and turn left
* Left on Galilee Road
* Right on NC 210 Highway
* Left into the parking lot.Or Use Mapquest at Webpage:
2736 NC 210 Hwy
Smithfield, NC 27577

Registration Fee must be paid by May 11th, and registrants should contact Angie Faison by calling (919) 989-5380  (leave name and contact information) or e-mail angie_faison@ncsu.edu


Pre-registration is required with payment for this event.
Group 1 (Limit 4 people)
8:00-8:15 Registration & watch video
8:15-8:45 am Build Your Own Rain BarrelGroup 2 (Limit 4 people)
8:30-8:45am Registration & watch video
8:45-9:15 am – Build Your Own Rain BarrelGroup 3 (Limit 4 people)
9:00-9:15 Registration & watch video
9:15-9:45 am – Build Your Own Rain BarrelGroup 4 (Limit 4 people)
9:30-9:45am Registration & watch video
9:45-10:00am – Build Your Own Rain BarrelGroup 5 ( Limit 4 people)
10:00-10:15am Registration & watch video
10:15-10:45am – Build Your Own Rain Barrel


For accommodations for persons with disabilities, contact Bryant Spivey at 919 989-5380 no later than five business days before the event.

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Photo of Shawn BanksShawn BanksCounty Extension Director (252) 222-6352 (Office) shawn_banks@ncsu.eduCarteret County, North Carolina
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