ART ON A RAIN BARREL EVENTS The IGC Show at Chicago's Navy Pier August 16-18, 2011
We will be Booth 2633
We will be bringing Rain Barrels, Wooden Rain Barrels, Composters, Mini Composters, our Potting Bench and the accessories that go along with these products.
All our products are in their second life -- we have UpCycled food barrels for our Rain Barrels and Composters. All our wood products are made from Western Red Cedar and White Cedar that was previously used as fencing material.
See our "About Us" tab on the homepage for more details.
South Holland Garden Club
March 6, 2011 -- 6:00 p.m.
American Legion Hall
443 E. 157th Street
South Holland, IL
We will be discussing the Use of Rain Barrels and Composters.
Imagine Grinnell to Host Green Energy Showcase at Home & Business Expo
Mark you calendars for Saturday, March 12th! For the first time, Imagine Grinnell is bringing vendors to the Grinnell Area Home and Business Expo to talk about about energy conservation, energy efficiency, and renewable energy for the new Green Energy Showcase. The Showcase is Imagine Grinnell’s latest effort to promote energy savings in the Grinnell Community, and will include vendor-led workshops on topics ranging from geothermal heating and cooling systems to bicycle commuting. The Showcase aims to help everyone understand that conservation and efficient energy use are important in all aspects of our lives, not just when we flip the light switch.
9 am – 3 pm, March 12th, 2011
1333 Sunset Street, Grinnell-Newburg High School Gyms
Grinnell, Iowa 50112
Showcase vendors will include:
Bikes To You
Iowa Energy Alternatives
Jasper County Habitat for Humanity
South Central Iowa Solid Waste Agency
9:30 AM: Using the Home Energy Audit Toolkits
with Jordan Scheibel of Imagine Grinnell
10:30 AM: Habitat for Humanity - Decent, Affordable, Efficient Homes
with Doug Garrett and Mark Steinberg of Habitat for Humanity
11:30 AM: Geothermal 101
with Alan Latcham of Latcham Enterprises
1:00 PM: Bicycle Commuting
with Craig Cooper of Bikes to You
2:00 PM: Residential Wind Power
with Todd Hammen of Iowa Energy Alternatives
Frankfort Area Garden Club
"Saving for a Sunny day"
March 30, 2011
7 p.m. in the Founders Center in historical downtown Frankfort
We will be showing the benefits of using Rain Barrels and composters, how to correctly install them, and use them.