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Rain Barrel Workshops

February 22, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST

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One event on April 18, 2020 at 10:00 AM

One event on May 16, 2020 at 10:00 AM

One event on June 6, 2020 at 10:00 AM

This program has been postponed, and a rescheduled date will be announced later. Please check back.

Learn to assemble a 55 gallon rain barrel that you can take home!

In a partnership with the Newport News Master Gardeners, the City of Newport Waterworks Department, and the City of Newport News Recycling Office, The Mariners’ Museum and Park are 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. Please enter at the Business entrance as the workshop will be held in the Huntington Room.

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

2020 Workshop Dates:
Saturday, April 18, 2020 – CANCELED
Saturday, May 16, 2020 – CANCELED
Saturday, June 6, 2020 – CANCELED


February 22, 2020


The Mariners’ Museum
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
(757) 596-2222