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Stormwater Management Workshop

April 6, 2013 @ 11:00 am1:00 pm

$4

GrowNYC’s Open Space Green­ing Assis­tant Direc­tor Lenny Lib­rizzi will be pre­sent­ing a series of Stormwa­ter Man­age­ment work­shops at the Queens Botan­i­cal Gar­den.

The two-hour work­shop will cov­er stormwa­ter man­age­ment best prac­tices for com­mu­ni­ty gar­den­ers and home­own­ers. Learn how to con­serve water and help pre­vent pol­lu­tion from stormwa­ter by dis­cussing top­ics such as rain­wa­ter har­vest­ing, swales, rain gar­dens, enhanced tree pits, per­me­able paving, and more.

Infor­ma­tion about sources for start-up mate­ri­als and how-to tips will be dis­cussed.

Fee: Free with Gar­den Admis­sion ($4 Adult; $3 Seniors; $2 Stu­dents with ID and chil­dren over 3)

**PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED!**
To Reg­is­ter, e-mail schoolprograms@​queensbotanical.​org or call 718–886‑3800 x.230.

Details 

Date: 
April 6, 2013 
Time: 
11:00 am — 1:00 pm 
Cost: 
$4
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Venue 

Queens Botan­i­cal Gar­den
43–50 Main Street
Flush­ing, NY 11355 Unit­ed States
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Organizer

GrowNYC 
Web­site:
http://​www​.grownyc​.org/