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Make It and Take It Rainwater Barrel Class 

Learn how to make a rain barrel and begin recycling water for your landscape at the "Make It and Take It Rainwater Barrel Class." This hands-on class will teach you how to construct a rain barrel, which you will take home and begin recycling rain water for gardening and lawn care.

Upcoming Class Date: 10:30 a.m.- noon. Saturday, September 17, 2016

Location: Public Works Training Center, 317 N. Belt Line Road, Grand Prairie, TX 75050

Cost: The cost of the class is $50 per barrel. This fee includes a 55-gallon barrel and supplies.

Presented by The Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center – Dallas/Water University

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Drip Irrigation DIY "Hands On" Class

Convert your spray heads and watch your sprinkler system save you money. Learn how during a free DIY Drip Irrigation Hands-on Class. Water slower, deeper and more efficient with every drop. You will learn how to install drip irrigation tubing from your faucet or how to convert an existing zone to drip. Drip irrigation is the most efficient irrigation method and essential to sustainable landscapes. Drip irrigation for foundation watering will also be covered.

Upcoming Class Date: 9:00 a.m.-10:15 a.m. Saturday, September 17, 2016.

Location: Public Works Training Center, 317 N. Belt Line Road, Grand Prairie, TX 75050

Cost: Free

Presented by The Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center – Dallas/Water University

Register for the DIY Drip Irrigation class