Come hang out and enjoy light snacks and refreshments while taking advantage of special Earth Day sales and giveaways! You will have the opportunity to learn about Harrisonburg City's new recycling center, how to incorporate native plants into your garden or landscaping, how to start composting, and more!!
12:00-5:00 Light snacks/refreshments will be provided by Friendly City Food Co-op. Please plan to BYO cup/bottle for beverages.
1:00-3:00 The City of Harrisonburg will have staff on-site to answer questions about ongoing environmental initiatives and share specific information about: the residential stormwater utility fee credit application process, rain barrels, Red Osier Dogwood whips, and the new recycling center.
1:00-6:00 Native plants will be available for purchase from the Natural Garden.
3:00-4:00 Don't miss "Ecological Gardening: Niche Work If You Can Get It" with Wick from the Natural Garden.
4:00-5:00 Composting Workshop with Eric from Black Bear Composting. Learn how to compost in your backyard and/or with Black Bear!
***Please note - Talks/workshops will be held outside the store as "standing workshops." Please bring your own chair if you would like to have one!***
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions!