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Free greywater workshops by Santa Clara Water Agency (Feb-May)

9th February 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 29th May 2017 @ 8:00 pm

These workshops are put on by Santa Clara Water Agency and are FREE. Learn about greywater and how you can get a $200 rebate if you live in their service area.

From the agency:

Learn about the water-saving potential for common types of graywater systems; costs, codes, and regulations; plant-friendly soaps and products; irrigation hardware decisions and requirements; and how to qualify for the $200 Graywater Laundry to Landscape Rebate Program. Focus of workshop will be on laundry to landscape systems.

To receive specific assistance with project ideas during the workshop, please bring:

  • a simple drawing of your project plan and
  • photos of your
    • laundry area,
    • exterior wall nearest your clothes washer, and
    • landscape area to be irrigated with graywater.
  • Note: the above materials are not required to enjoy or attend the workshop.

Free.  For workshop or graywater questions, contact Justin Burks at (408) 630-2684. For parking, hours, or other library questions, call (650) 903-6337.

Date Hours Location
Thursday, February 9, 2017 7-8:00pm Mountain View Library; 585 Franklin St, Mountain View 94041
Saturday, February 11, 2017 11:30am-1pm Johnson Garden Nursery; 520 Tennant Ave #C Morgan Hill 95037
Saturday, February 25, 2017 1:00pm-2:00pm West Valley Branch, SJ Public Library; 1243 San Tomas Aquino, San Jose 95117
Saturday, March 4, 2017 12pm-1:30pm Summerwinds Nursery; 1491 S. De Anza Blvd, Cupertino
Saturday, March 11, 2017 10am-12pm City of Cupertino, Community Hall 10350 Torre Ave, Cupertino, CA 95014
Thursday, March 23, 2017 6:30pm-8pm Summerwinds Nursery; 725 San Antonio Rd, Palo Alto
Thursday, April 6, 2017 6:30-7:30pm Willow Glen Branch Library; 1157 Minnesota Ave, San Jose 95125
Saturday, April 8, 2017 12-1:00pm Edenvale Branch Library; 101 Branham Lane East, San Jose 95111
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 6:30-8pm City of Cupertino, Quinlan Community Center, 10185 N Stelling Rd, Cupertino 95014
Thursday, April 20, 2017 7-8:00pm Milpitas Library; 160 N Main St, Milpitas 95035
Saturday, April 22, 2017 11am-12:00pm Cambrian Branch Library; 1780 Hillsdale Ave, San Jose 95124
Saturday, April 29, 2017 11am-12:00pm Bascom Branch Library; 1000 S Bascom Ave, San Jose 95128
Saturday, May 6, 2017 11am-12:00pm Santa Teresa Branch Library; 290 International Circle, San Jose 95119
Saturday, May 20, 2017 11am-12:00pm Evergreen Library Branch Library; 2635 Aborn Rd, San Jose 95121
Saturday, May 20, 2017 1:30pm-2:30pm Educational Park Library; 1772 Educational Park Dr, San Jose 95133
Thursday, May 25, 2017 6:30-8pm City of Cupertino, Community Hall 10350 Torre Ave, Cupertino 95014


9th February 2017 @ 6:30 pm
29th May 2017 @ 8:00 pm