Rain Gardens as Outdoor Classrooms

This one-day course introduces educators to the concept of rain gardens and their value as schoolyard habitats. Participants will understand how rain gardens benefit the environment by improving the watershed and how they can be used as an extension of the classroom. Participants will leave with the basic knowledge of how to plan, design and implement a rain garden from start to finish.  Taught by Environmental Concern.

Date: Saturday, November 3, 2012, 10 am – 4pm
Fee: $40 includes Rain Garden curriculum
Location: Adkins Arboretum, Ridgely, Maryland

To register: Call 410-745-9620 x225 or visit www.wetland.org/education_schedule.htm

Registration Required two weeks prior to each course.

For any questions please contact Susan Sanger [email protected] or 410-745-9620.

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Adkins Arboretum


2 Responses

  1. cooper cook says:

    Just being able to have a outdoor classroom is something awesome of itself. But I think that a rain garden would be pretty great, because being able to be outside and be outside while it’s raining. Makes it even better.

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