Jul
26
10:00 AM10:00

Rain Barrels and Rain Catching 101

Have you considered getting a rain barrel to catch rainwater, but just didn’t know where to start? There is so much to consider when catching rain here in Colorado! The water rights, the best barrels to use, rainwater benefits and so much more. Luckily, Colorado Rain Catcher has got you covered! A locally owned and operated rain barrel business based here in Fort Collins is here to help with all your rain catching needs! Their workshop will include a live demo on how to set up a rain barrel, information on Colorado water rights, benefits of rain catching and rainwater, questions and answers, different types of barrels to use and so much more! The class is $5 a person, and the best part is that the $5 will go straight to your rain barrel if you decide to purchase one that day! So what are you waiting for? Get your ticket today!

https://fortcollinsnursery.com/event/rain-barrels-and-rain-catching-101/

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Jul
20
10:00 AM10:00

Rain Barrel Workshop

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Ever considered getting a rain barrel to catch rainwater, but just didn’t know where to start?

There is so much to consider when catching rain here in Colorado! The water rights, the best barrels to use, rainwater benefits and so much more. Luckily, Colorado Rain Catcher has got you covered! A locally owned and operated rain barrel business based here in Fort Collins is here to help with all your rain catching needs!

This workshop will include a live demo on how to set up a rain barrel, information on Colorado water rights, benefits of rain catching and rainwater, questions and answers, different types of barrels to use and so much more!

The class is $5 a person, and the best part is that the $5 will go straight to your rain barrel if you decide to purchase one that day! So what are you waiting for? Get your ticket today!

Please RSVP, as spots are limited and can only be guaranteed to people who RSVP. The $5 class fee is due at the door.

https://bathgardencenter.com/event/rain-barrel-workshop/

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Xeriscape Garden Party Rain Barrel Sale
Jun
15
11:00 AM11:00

Xeriscape Garden Party Rain Barrel Sale

Celebrate the Art of Landscaping!

Join us at the Xeriscape Demonstration Garden at City Hall. Stop by after the farmers market to learn from experts about improving your sprinkler system, selecting low-water use plants, composting, recycling and more.

Attendees can explore the Xeriscape Demonstration Garden & get advice from Master Gardeners.

The Event Features:
• live music
• food trucks
• demonstrations
• interactive activities
• prizes from partners

 DIY Up-Cycled Barrel kit
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DIY Up-Cycled Barrel kit
75.00
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Apr
13
2:30 PM14:30

Greater Park Hill Community Harvesting Your Own Rainwater Rain Barrel Sale

Purchase your Rain Barrel and parts kit and pick it up at this local neighborhood event.

Up-cycled Rain Barrel & Parts Kit.
75.00

This is everything you need to start collecting rainwater. The 55 gallon white rain barrel(similar to shown here) and the parts kit shown here are included for this price. All you need to install is a flat surface (elevated is best) and a drill.

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High Plains Landscape Workshop 2019
Mar
9
8:15 AM08:15

High Plains Landscape Workshop 2019

High Plains Landscape Workshop - a one-day event symposium for homeowners and professionals designed to promote high quality, sustainable landscapes that reflect a sense of place in Colorado's northern Front Range. This event is a fundraiser for the Gardens on Spring Creek.

In 2019, we will be "LOCALscaping."

WHERE: 
Drake Centre, 802 W. Drake Rd, Fort Collins

WHEN: 
Saturday, March 9; 8:15 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

COST: includes morning coffee, lunch, and workshop materials: 
Gardens Members: $65
Non-Members: $75
 

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Rain Barrels 101 
May
22
6:00 PM18:00

Rain Barrels 101 

We will demonstrate how to make your barrel into a Rain Barrel at the Rain Barrel 101 class. Your barrel and parts will be delivered to The Gardens on Spring Creek, the evening of the class. Space is limited. Reserve your spot today!

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Garden & Landscape DIY Fair
Feb
24
10:00 AM10:00

Garden & Landscape DIY Fair

Come learn the best industry hacks and techniques for gardening and landscaping in Northern Colorado. Talk to experts, ask questions and get a jump start on planning out your garden/landscape for the upcoming season! While you’re here, try a delicious Colo-Mex style taco from the local food truck Colorocko Taco – an inventive and irresistible Colorado twist on traditional street tacos.

At this event we will have a tour of booths with the following information:

  1. Starting vegetables from seed

  2. Plant Select and Perennial Selections for Seasonal Enjoyment

  3. Edible Landscapes

  4. Landscape Plants for Privacy

  5. Xeric Gardening

  6. Landscaping, Hardscaping (Plans, plants, patios and walks

  7. Rain Barrels 101 

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