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May 2017

Living Lab and Learning Center Free Tour

May 13 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

WMG’s Living Lab and Learning Center is our cream of the crop demonstration site and beats the pants off LEED standards! One of our WMG staff members or trained volunteers will give an interactive tour so you can learn about all the systems in detail and what you can do at your own home. Breaking news: the Living Lab is now water self-sufficient! We have rainwater on tap and meet 100% of our water needs with rainwater, greywater, and stormwater.…

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Citizen’s Climate Lobby Orientation / Monthly Meeting

May 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Joe C. Montoya Community & Senior Center, 245 N Thorpe Rd
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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6:00pm: New to CCL? Come to learn about our group, the CCL way, and Carbon Fee & Dividend. 6:30pm: CCL Flag Meeting - Our monthly get-together to plan, learn and practice new skills to be effective climate advocates.

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Hydrate Glendale: Hydrate Your Soils

May 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Glendale Public Library, 5959 W. Brown St.
Glendale, AZ 85302 United States
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Hydrate Your Soils Turn waste into resources and build healthy soils Urban yards have the potential to produce well beyond their natural productivity without needing costly store products by integrating the use of typical waste streams such as greywater, stormwater, plant trimmings, and more. You’ll learn how to assess your yard’s soil type and simple ways to effectively use typical household wastes to build soil health and promote productive urban landscapes. You will leave this session with: Soil resource plan

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Home Greywater Made Easy – Rebate Class

May 18 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
WMG Living Lab and Learning Center, 1137 N Dodge Blvd
Tucson, AZ United States
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This free class will introduce you to all the potential uses for greywater in your landscape. You'll start with a brief tour of greywater-harvesting features on site, followed by an introduction to greywater harvesting and information about the rebate. Need help designing your greywater system? Please bring a map and/or drawings of your site, with locations of greywater sources clearly marked (laundry, bathroom sinks and showers, kitchen sinks, etc) to use during the final hour of the class. Whether or…

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Buffelgrass Removal

May 20 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am

The Coronado Foothills Weedwackers work on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month. We generally work Skyline Rd., north of Skyline Rd between Campbell and Swan, and the Finger Rock wash. In the summer we start at 6:30 a.m. working for 1 1/2 hours, and in the winter at 7:00 a.m. for 2 hours. Please contact Marge at mhumph67@aol.com for exact time and location. If you have a digging bar and/or pick, bring them. Always wear sunscreen and bring…

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Buffelgrass Removal

May 20 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am

Sonoran Desert Weedwackers Contact for event details: Marilyn Hanson mfhanson@comcast.net Doug Siegel, Natural Resource Specialist, Pima County Natural Resources Parks & Recreation, 520-877-6063, Dsiegel@pima.gov

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Buffelgrass Removal

May 24 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am

Wednesday Weedwackers Marilyn Hanson mfhanson@comcast.net Doug Siegel, Natural Resource Specialist, Pima County Natural Resources Parks & Recreation, 520-877-6063, Dsiegel@pima.gov

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Hydrate Glendale: Hydrate with Greywater Event Date:

May 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Glendale Public Library, 5959 W. Brown St.
Glendale, AZ 85302 United States
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Hydrate with Greywater Harvest greywater to complete your backyard oasis Did you know that an average household’s laundry water produces enough greywater to support a backyard fruit tree? We’ll show you how to use a laundry-to-landscape system to recycle this greywater for use in your yard to nourish plants and reduce your municipal water usage. This session will cover best practices for greywater use and will guide you to creating a greywater action plan for your home. You will leave this…

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Pumps, Motors and Energy Efficiency Basics

May 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Surprise- GateWay Training Facility, 11401 N. 136th Ave.
Surprise, Arizona 85374 United States
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Did you know that the higher cost of a premium efficiency moter is usually paid back within the first year or two of service - and can save thousands of dollars in power costs over its lifetime? Pumping water is one of the most inefficient uses of energy there is. Most water pumping systems only convert 50 to 75 percent of the power they consume (and you pay for) into useful work, one of the lowest margins of efficiency of…

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Rainwater Harvesting Class (Tucson Water Rebate)

May 25 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
WMG Living Lab and Learning Center, 1137 N Dodge Blvd
Tucson, AZ United States
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Watershed Management Group's free Rainwater Harvesting Class will include a brief tour of water harvesting features on site, an introduction to rainwater harvesting, information about the Tucson Water Rainwater Harvesting Incentives Rebate Program, and an opportunity to meet with one of our specialists about your design process.

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