WaterSaver Saturday

Date: June 1, 2019

Time: 9 a.m.–1 p.m.

Location: Palo Alto College Performing Arts Center

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New to San Antonio? New to gardening and landscaping? Learn about water conservation and sustainable gardening for your home at this FREE event. San Antonio Water System (SAWS) and William R. Sinkin Eco Centro are hosting WaterSaver Saturday on Saturday, June 1, 2019.

WaterSaver Saturday is a FREE half day of mini-workshops on gardening, permaculture, low impact design, landscaping, flood mitigation, native plants, pollinator gardens, rainwater harvesting and more! There will be free plants, gardening tools and other goodies at each one-hour workshop. Breakfast and snacks will be served. An ask-the-experts forum and gardening and sustainability showcase will follow the workshops. Participants will earn points for up to $150 in coupons and rewards and leave with plants, seeds and gardening ideas.

Participants can choose one of four series when they register:

  • Series 1: Sustainable Landscape Design, Composting
  • Series 2: Rain Water Harvesting; Gardening with Native, Adapted, and Water Saver Plants
  • Series 3: Permaculture, Home Efficiency – Slash Your Utility Bill
  • Series 4: Water Conservation in Your Vegetable Garden, Thinking Outside the Box - Sustainable Gardening Strategies

Register now