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    Free Workshops from PWP


     

    Rainwater Harvesting Class -
    Hosted by members of Girl Scout Troop 7461

    Saturday, February 25, 2017
    Class: 2-3 p.M. // Distribution of Rain Barrels: 2-4 p.M.
    The Waverly School Farm
    665 South Pasadena Ave.,
    Pasadena, CA 91105

    Click here to view the flyer  

    Participants will learn the importance of rainwater harvesting, how to install a rain barrel, water conservation tips, and how to apply for PWP’s FREE rain barrel rebate. Residential customers can receive up to two free rain barrels after a rebate provided by PWP and Metropolitan Water District. The opportunity to pre-purchase and pick up a rain at the February 25th class is available. To get started, visit www.RainBarrelsIntl.com and click “Girl Scouts Silver Award” under the “Events” tab.

    For more information on the benefits of rain barrels, visit our Rain Water Capture Page.
     

     

    Greywater Workshops

    *Special Event!*
    Hands-On Educational Laundry-to-Landscape (L2L) Greywater Installation Workshop
    Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 8 a.m. 


    This workshop will be held for those who are ready to install an L2L Greywater System and would like to observe and participate in a live install of the system. The install will take place at a PWP resident’s home. This will a real-time installation and may take up to 6 hours. At the greywater installation training workshop, participants will receive a greywater voucher ($80 value), toward the purchase of greywater system parts. PWP has partnered with Landscape Warehouse in Pasadena to redeem the greywater vouchers and provide assistance for the parts needed to install a laundry-to-landscape greywater system. If you would like more information, but are not sure if your home is ready to install an L2L system, please attend the regular monthly workshop on March 25.


    Please click here to RSVP by February 23. Seating is limited. You will receive a confirmation e-mail with the address.


    You will be redirected to the Citizen Service Center page. Click "Submit a Service Request." Under "Request Type" click "Reservation." Then under "Select a Topic" scroll to "Water and Power - Events" and select the L2L Greywater Installation Workshop. 
     

    l2L Greywater Workshop
    Saturday, march 25, 2017
    9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Registration will be open in March  

    At the greywater training workshop, participants will receive a greywater voucher ($80 value), toward the purchase of greywater system parts. PWP has partnered with Landscape Warehouse in Pasadena to redeem the greywater vouchers and provide assistance for the parts needed to install a laundry-to-landscape greywater system. HOAs with detached condo units are also now eligible to participate in the L2L program, and receive onsite technical consults and incentives.  


    Villa Parke Community Center
    363 E. Villa St.
    Pasadena, CA 91101

    This is a free event but registration is required. Space is limited. 
     

    You will be redirected to the Citizen Service Center page. Click "Submit a Service Request." Under "Request Type" click "Reservation." Then under "Select a Topic" scroll to "Water and Power - Events" and select the L2L Greywater Program Workshop. Please note: Workshops are limited to 20 participants. After registering, you will receive an email confirmation with an application for the Laundry-to-Landscape (L2L) greywater program.    

    Please complete the application (click here for application) and submit via email to greywater@cityofpasadena.net, or mail to the address provided on the application. At the greywater installation training workshop participants will receive a greywater voucher ($80 value), toward the purchase of greywater system parts. PWP has partnered with Landscape Warehouse in Pasadena to redeem the greywater vouchers and provide assistance for the parts needed to install a laundry-to-landscape greywater system. Income qualified customers can apply to participate in our direct install program (click here for application) Funds are available on a limited basis.  

     
     
     

     Efficient Irrigation Workshop

    Please check back for the date of the next workshop  

    PWP is offering monthly workshops providing valuable information on how to realize greater water savings through the use of efficient irrigation systems. More than 50% of home water use is used for irrigation, and often plants and yards are being over watered due to inefficient irrigation systems. This workshop is designed for PWP customers interested in learning how they can more efficiently water their garden, and reduce their water use. The workshop will cover the following topic areas:

    • What is Efficient Irrigation
    • Irrigation System Operations
    • SMART Controller Technology to control your watering needs
    • High Efficiency Spray Systems
    • Drip Irrigation Systems & Design
    • Converting Spray to Drip Irrigation
    • Using Mulch 
     

     

    Villa-Parke Community Center
    363 E Villa St. Pasadena, CA 91101
     

    This is a free event but registration is required. Space is limited. Must be a PWP customer.
     

     The facilitator Tim Wheeler, owner of Wheeler Company has more than 25 years of experience in the green industry. He has served as an adjunct professor at Mt. San Antonio College teaching a variety of horticulture classes and earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Park Administration from California State Polytechnic University.

     


     

     During PWP events, photographs or videos are often taken for use in PWP marketing materials. By being present during these public events, you consent to use of your appearance or likeness by PWP. To ensure the privacy of individuals or children, images will not be identified using names or personal identifying information without approval from the person being photographed, parent or legal guardian.  

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