Rainscaping Class at Atlantic IWCC

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September 27th, 2012 by Doug Evans

The West Pottawattamie Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) in partnership with Iowa Western Community College (IWCC) has received a $20,900.00 DNR-REAP Conservation Education Program Grant to host Rainscaping Loess Soils and Sustainable Living classes. Cass County Conservation is partnered with them to bring the classes to the Atlantic Campus of IWCC. The Intro to Rainscaping Workshop is free to the public.  It will be held November 3, 2012. Topics covered at the Atlantic IWCC workshop include Green Roofs, Permeable Paving Systems, Rain Gardens, Worm Composting, and after a lunch break Rain Barrel Class. This workshop will be held at the Atlantic IWCC, Saturday November 3 from 9 AM to Noon. If you would like to build a Rain Barrel there is a $40/barrel fee.

To register for classes go to http://www.iwcc.edu/continuing_education/