Tallgrass Prairie Center


Community Conservation Workshop (Waterloo, IA)

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Waterloo Center for the Arts, 225 Commercial Street, Waterloo, Iowa 50701

Community Conservation Workshop

Eco-tips for saving money, energy, and resources!

Peterson Town Hall Room at Waterloo Center for the Arts

Social Hour: 6:00-6:30
Presentations: 6:30-8:30

Free and open to the public. No registration required.

Learn how to save money while being more energy and resource efficient in and around your home! From your furnace to your yard, there are several ways energy, soil, water, trees, plants, and even food waste can be used more economically.

Topics covered will include home energy audits, proper chemical disposal, soil quality, composting, native prairie, tree management, rain gardens, rain barrels, permeable pavers, renewable energy, LED light conversion, and funding sources for your home projects.

Check out booths from Black Hawk Soil Water and Water Conservation District, Cedar Valley Seed Savers, City of Cedar Falls, City of Waterloo, Good Neighbor Iowa, Green Iowa AmeriCorps, Rainscaping Iowa, UNI Tallgrass Prairie Center, WasteTrac, and more!

Refreshments will be served. 

Raffle to win a FREE rain barrel, home energy kit, or native prairie kit. (Must be present to win.)

For additional information, please contact Josh Balk at (319) 296-3262 extension 3 or Joshua.Balk@ia.nacdnet.net

View the event poster.