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Rain Gardens

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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Linn County Master Gardeners will offer three free “Library Talks” in December at the Ladd Library, 3750 Williams Blvd. SW, in Cedar Rapids. Learn more here: http://homegrowniowan.com/free-master-gardener-talks-at-ladd-library-in-december/

Learn the basics about designing, constructing and planting this landscaping feature that can capture rain water runoff on your property and do your part to help improve water quality downstream. Speaker: Karla McGrail, Linn County Master Gardener

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Resource Recover: Waste Less Take Less

Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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Cedar Rapids - This presentation will look at individual resources and how they are utilized across the planet. How are these resources discarded or recovered and what are they used for in subsequent live. As we consume more and more, our planet carries the burden but at what point is that burden too much? Learn to conserve more, consume less, and be happier while discovering what our planet provides and how we use it. Our county generates more than 500 tons of waste per day. Let's work together to realize what part we play in the greater picture. Speaker is Jason Evans, Director of Education of the Linn County Solid Waste Agency.

Learn more here: https://www.extension.iastate.edu/calendar/ShowEventDetail.asp?programID=276861&sessionID=346410

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