Rain Barrel Workshop

November 22, 2019 - 10:00 amNovember 22, 2019 - 12:00 pmApril 27, 2019, 10am - 12pm
The Mariners' Museum and Park
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606
United States 100 Museum Drive Newport News 23606


  • Fee: $60

April 27, 2019 from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Come learn to assemble a 55 gallon rain barrel that you can take home. In a partnership with the Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE), the City of Newport Waterworks Department, and the City of Newport News Recycling Office, The Mariners' Museum and Park is offering rain barrel workshops. Participants will be guided through 55-gallon rain barrel assembly and able to take home a finished product in each two-hour workshop.

Cost is ​$60.00 per 55-gallon rain barrel. ​Pre-registration is required, and registration is generally limited to 25 participants per workshop.

To register, visit the Newport News Master Gardeners website or call the Newport News VCE office at (757) 591-4838.