New in Fernwood, Rain Garden Design Workshops! Invite a friend!
Single Introductory Workshops:
Wednesday, June 29th, 6-8:30pm $30
Saturday, July 9th, 9-11:30am $30
Saturdays, September 3-24th 9:30-11:30am $90
Tuesdays, October 4-25th, 6:30-8:30pm $90
Industry professionals will help you plan, design, install and maintain a rain garden for your yard or one you’re working on. You will also learn how to integrate a rain garden with other rainwater management methods such as bioswales, green roofs and rainwater harvesting systems to create a truly sustainable urban landscape. Get started on increasing hydration into your landscape!
*Sustainable Rainwater Management – Why does it matter?
*Rain Gardens – What are they, how do they work?
*Integrating Rain Gardens with Other Rainwater Management Systems
*City of Victoria Rainwater Rewards Program
*Codes, Regulations and Requirements
*Design and Planning
*Construction Materials and Methods
*Plants and Planting, Creating habitat
The City of Victoria’s storm water utility bills are coming in September. Did you know that you can reduce your annual bill and receive up to $1000 rebate for installing a beautiful, ecologically beneficial garden?
Call the Fernwood Community Centre to register: 250-381-1552 ext 100 or Stephanie at