MAY WEBINAR SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on April 22, 2021

The PRC online workshop schedule for May includes a free online Recycling & Waste Reduction webinar on May 13 for individuals living throughout the Commonwealth.

Individuals living in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and surrounding areas can take part in a Backyard Composting webinar on May 4 or May 19 and then pick up a compost bin at a regional PRC office.

Individuals living in the greater Pittsburgh area can register for a Watershed Awareness/Rain Barrel webinar taking place on May 11 or May 26.

Participants in the Backyard Composting and Watershed Awareness/Rain Barrel webinars will receive compost bins and rain barrels following the webinars.  Those living in the greater Philadelphia area will pick up compost bins at Rose Tree Park in Media, Pa., while those living in the greater Pittsburgh area will pick up their compost bins or rain barrels at PRC’s office located on the North Side.

To register for a PRC webinar, visit www.prc.org/programs/webinars or e-mail [email protected]

PRC conservation workshop webinars are sponsored by Green Mountain Energy.

 

BACKYARD COMPOSTING WEBINARS

Learn the benefits of backyard composting, including the overall process, methods for setting up a compost pile, proper maintenance and ways to use finished compost.

Course fee includes instruction plus a FreeGarden EARTH compost bin, which features an 82-gallon capacity ideal for both urban and suburban settings. 

Cost: $70 includes webinar instruction and one compost bin.  Pre-registration is required.

BACKYARD COMPOSTING WEBINAR SESSIONS

Tuesday, May 4, from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, May 19, from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

BIN DISTRIBUTION IN SOUTHEASTERN AND SOUTHWESTERN PA BY APPOINTMENT

Individuals will register for a time to pick up compost bins after completing online instruction.

 

WATERSHED AWARENESS/RAIN BARREL WEBINAR

Discover how to harvest rainwater from your roof, store it in a barrel and use it in the landscape.  Learn about problems associated with stormwater runoff and techniques to reduce your contribution to watershed pollution.

Course fee includes instruction plus a FreeGarden RAIN 55-gallon easy-to-install rain barrel.

Cost:  $80 includes webinar instruction and one rain barrel.  Pre-registration is required.

WATERSHED AWARENESS WEBINAR SESSIONS

Tuesday, May 11, from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, May 26, from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

BIN DISTRIBUTION IN SOUTHWESTERN PA BY APPOINTMENT

Individuals will register for a time to pick up rain barrels after completing online instruction.

 

FREE “RECYCLING & WASTE REDUCTION” WEBINAR OPEN TO RESIDENTS LIVING THROUGHOUT PENNSYLVANIA

PRC will offer a free “Recycling & Waste Reduction” webinar on Thursday, May 13, from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.  The online workshop will answer common questions surrounding recycling issues such as curbside collection, hard-to-recycle materials and pharmaceutical disposal.

Learn recycling best practices by joining the webinar from ANYWHERE in Pennsylvania.

Cost:  FREE  Pre-registration is required.

 

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