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Rain Barrel Workshop

Marine Resources Council

Thursday, November 2, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (EDT)

Rain Barrel Workshop

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Your Donation Helps Fund Future Educational Events! Donating will not help you win a rain barrel, but it will help the lagoon! The Marine Resources Council is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization whose purpose is to maintain and enhance the quality of marine systems for the economic, recreational, aesthetic, and environmental use of the people of Florida. MRC is leading the charge to save the Indian River lagoon with scientific-based advocacy, education, and community engagement. Thank you for your consideration!
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Register to Win a Free Rain Barrel!
This is a registration for your chance to win a FREE 55 gallon water saving rain barrel! 10 winners will be selected randomly by 10/26. Winners must attend the workshop on 11/2 to collect their rain barrel. Good luck!
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Rain Barrel Workshop @ Rockledge Gardens!

Thursday, November, 2, 2017 (6pm-7:30pm) 

THIS IS THE TIME FOR GIVING & WE ARE GIVING AWAY FREE RAIN BARRELS! THIS IS A LIMITED OFFER. ATTENDEES MUST REGISTER FOR A CHANCE TO WIN A FREE 55 GALLON RAIN BARREL. 10 WINNERS WILL BE SELECTED BY 10/26. WINNERS WILL BE NOTIFIED BY EMAIL. WINNERS MUST ATTEND THE WORKSHOP ON 10/2 TO REDEEM THIS OFFER. GOOD LUCK!

You are invited to join the Marine Resources Council (MRC), Brevard County Natural Resources Management, & Rockledge Gardens to learn the benefits of collecting rain water from your roof, & how to construct your very own water saving rain barrel! 

Presentation includes introduction to the MRC, a dialogue of how rain barrels can help save the Indian River Lagoon, a demonstration on how to build a rain barrel, with the CHANCE to construct your own rain barrel during the workshop for FREE! (THIS OFFER IS LIMITED TO 10 WINNERS. YOU MUST REGISTER FOR A CHANCE TO WIN. WINNERS WILL BE SELECTED RANDOMLY BY 10/26. WINNERS WILL BE NOTIFIED BY EMAIL AND MUST ATTEND WORKSHOP TO REDEEM THEIR FREE RAIN BARREL PRIZE!)

One barrel used properly can prevent 50,000 gallons of polluted storm water from entering our lagoon! Do your part, help save our lagoon by installing a rain barrel into the gutter system at your house! Sign up now!

For more event information please contact Rockledge Gardens at 321-636-7662 or visit http://www.rockledgegardens.com/.

Rain Barrel Workshop, Thursday, November, 2, (6pm - 7:30pm).

Presented by MRC, Brevard Natural Resources Management, & Hosted by Rockledge Gardens.

Location: 2153 US Highway 1, 32955 Rockledge (Click link for map.)

Admission is FREE. Attendees must register.  (Winning Registrations include all materials needed to construct your very own 55 gallon water saving rain barrel to take home!)

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Event check in, intro to MRC, rain barrel education, & rain barrel building demonstration.

We hope you will be able to join us at this great event! The Marine Resources Council is a multi-faceted charitable organization, committed to engaging the community in actions to save the Indian River Lagoon.

Special thanks to Brevard County Natural Resources Management and Rockledge Gardens for their continued support of MRC and our efforts to save the lagoon!

For more information on the MRC please visit SaveTheIRL.org.

A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE WITHIN THE STATE. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.”  The toll-free number of the department is 1-800-HELP-FLA (435-7352) – calling from within the state of Florida, or (850) 410-3800 – calling from outside of Florida. The department’s website is www.800helpfla.com. [s. 496.412(1)(c), F.S.].

This project is funded in part by a grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency through a contract with the Nonpoint Source Management Section of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.

Have questions about Rain Barrel Workshop? Contact Marine Resources Council

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Rockledge Gardens
2153 US Highway 1
Rockledge, FL 32955

Thursday, November 2, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (EDT)


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Marine Resources Council

The Marine Resources Council is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization whose purpose is to maintain and enhance the quality of marine systems for the economic, recreational, aesthetic, and environmental use of the people of Florida. MRC is leading the charge to save the Indian River lagoon with scientific-based advocacy, education, and community engagement.  Your participation with the Marine Resources Council directly supports programs and services for the well-being of the Indian River Lagoon. Your participation makes a big difference. The more community involvement we have, the louder our voice is!

What We Do For You & The Lagoon!

Monitor Water Quality & Health * Restore Habitats * Educate the Community * Influence Legislative Action & Policy * Focus on Conservation * Build lagoon-wide Consensus* Since 1983

Together we can bring the lagoon back to a healthy, productive system!  Thank you for contributing!

All donations are tax-deductible. 

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