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September 2018

New date-Greywater 101 (free) Oakland

29th September 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

WORKSHOP: GRAYWATER 101 Cesar E. Chavez Branch Library | 3301 East 12th Street, Oakland, CA 94601 Graywater is a low-cost, simple way to save money on your water bill and make your home resilient during droughts and our long, dry summers. The water that flows from your sinks, shower, and washing machine can be diverted to irrigate your yard. Come learn about common and popular graywater systems and how to choose a system that is a good match for your home…

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October 2018

Free! Hands-on L2L workshop (Vacaville)

20th October 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
free

This workshop is hosted by Sustainable Solano and instructed by Greywater Action   Learn hands-on how to install a simple laundry-to-landscape system in your own home. You will learn how to install a simple three-way valve in your laundry room, connect the pipe from your washing machine to your landscape, and how to prepare your landscape to receive the greywater. Each installation day includes a short lecture from a sustainable landscape expert and hands-on experience on how to build a…

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Hands-on Greywater Installation (Oakland)

21st October 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
$20

ReUse Water with Graywater! Learn how to convert your own washing machine into a water-saving laundry-to-landscape graywater system. This system is low in cost, doesn't require a permit, and is great for irrigating trees, bushes, and other perennial plants. In this hands-on workshop sponsored by EBMUD and led by Greywater Action, you'll learn about and participate in the construction and installation of a real laundry-to-landscape graywater system. No prior experience is required. You will gain the knowledge and experience to…

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November 2018

(free) Hands-on greywater workshop (Vacaville)

10th November 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
free

This workshop is hosted by Sustainable Solano and instructed by Greywater Action. Learn hands-on how to install a simple laundry-to-landscape system in your own home. You will learn how to install a simple three-way valve in your laundry room, connect the pipe from your washing machine to your landscape, and how to prepare your landscape to receive the greywater. Each installation day includes a short lecture from a sustainable landscape expert and hands-on experience on how to build a food…

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February 2019

Laundry-to-landscape workshop (Pasadena)

February 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free greywater workshop in Pasadena

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March 2019

Hands-on Greywater Workshop (Pittsburg)

March 2 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Lower your water bill ** Conserve water ** Practice reuse ** Grow happy plants Did you know you use 45-55 gallons of water per laundry load (in a top loading machine)? Or that you can use 3-10 gallons per minute to water your landscape? Learn how to install a greywater system and convert your washer from laundry to landscape. With the help our experts from Greywater Action you'll: LEARN how to reuse water from your bathroom sinks, showers, tubs, and washing machines in this fun, hands-on…

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June 2019

Water Wise Home and Yards (free talk, in Eugene, OR)

June 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Free

Come to this free event at the Eugene Public Library Learn from local water experts how you can reduce carbon emissions by saving water: --rainwater harvesting --rain gardens --greywater reuse (reusing water from showers, sinks, and washing machines for irrigation) --create drought resilient landscapes About the presenter: Laura Allen is a founding member of Greywater Action, a nonprofit educational organization, and has spent the past 20 years exploring low-tech sustainable water solutions. She authored The Water-Wise Home: How to Conserve…

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July 2019

Greywater Workshop (Ashland, OR)

July 27 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
$45
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August 2019

Hands-on Greywater Workshop (Eugene, OR)

August 4 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

ReUse Water with Greywater! Learn how to convert your own washing machine into a water-saving laundry-to-landscape greywater system. This system is low in cost, easy to install, and is great for irrigating trees, bushes, and other perennial plants. In this hands-on workshop, you’ll learn about and participate in the construction and installation of a real laundry-to-landscape greywater system. No prior experience is required. The workshop will cover: Greywater principles Best plants to water with greywater Common pitfalls and how to…

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Greywater Installer’s Course (5 day, Los Angeles)

August 14 @ 8:00 am - August 18 @ 5:00 pm
$650

About the course Graduates of installer’s course Interested in learning all about greywater and installing systems professionally? This course is designed for people with either basic plumbing, landscaping, or permaculture skills who want to learn how to design and build simple, economical residential greywater systems. You will learn about the theory behind simple and high-end systems including the indoor use of greywater. We’ll cover basic plumbing and landscaping skills needed for the four types of common simple greywater systems. You…

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