Thinking Green Workshop Series 2017

Thinking Green is a series of free community sustainable living workshops presented by the City at local libraries.

The series aims to inspire participants to change their lifestyle in order to improve their well-being and be kinder to the environment.

 

Thinking Green Workshop Series Timetables

Food preserving   Solar power for your home   

Worm farming   Introduction to birds of prey

Gardenwise seminar - by Beyond Gardens  Organic veggie gardening

Container gardening & wicking beds   Reducing plastic in everyday living

Introduction to beekeeping

Food preserving

Location Date Details and to book
Kingfisher Community Centre (Ballajura) January 17 Thinking Green - Food preserving workshop - Ballajura
Woodlake Community Centre (Ellenbrook) January 21 Thinking Green - Food preserving workshop - Ellenbrook
Gidgegannup Hall January 28 Thinking Green - Food preserving workshop - Gidgegannup

Solar power for your home

Including battery storage and electric vehicles

Location Date Details and to book
Midland February 11 Thinking Green - Solar power for your home - Midland Public Library
Ballajura February 14 Thinking Green - Solar power for your home - Ballajura Public Library
Altone Park (Beechboro)  February 18 Thinking Green - Solar power for your home - Altone Park Public Library
Gidgegannup Hall 
February 18 Thinking Green - Solar power for your home - Gidgegannup

 

Worm farming

Location Date Details and to book
Ballajura April 1 Thinking Green - Worm Farming workshop - Ballajura Public Library 
Guildford Mechanics Institute April 6 Thinking Green - Worm farming workshop - Guildford
Ellenbrook April 29 Thinking Green - Worm farming workshop - Ellenbrook Community Library

 

Introduction to birds of prey - school holiday workshops

Location Date Details and to book
Midland April 11 Thinking Green - Introduction to birds of prey - Midland Public Library
Bullsbrook April 12 Thinking Green - Introduction to birds of prey - Bullsbrook Community Library
Percy Cullen Pavilion April 19 Thinking Green - Introduction to birds of prey - Gidgegannup

 

Gardenwise seminar - presented by Beyond Gardens

Location Date Details and to book
Ballajura May 3 Gardenwise Seminar

 

Organic veggie gardening

Location Date Details and to book
Bullsbrook May 10 Thinking Green - Organic veggie gardening - Bullsbrook Community Library
Altone Park (Beechboro) May 13 Thinking Green - Organic veggie gardening - Altone Park Public Library
Midland May 15 Thinking Green - Organic Veggie Gardening - Midland Public Library

 

Container gardening and wicking beds

Location Date Details and to book
West Swan Hall (Henley Brook) May 13 Thinking Green - Container and Wicking Beds - West Swan
Ballajura May 16 Thinking Green - Container and Wicking Beds - Ballajura Public Library
Ellenbrook May 27 Thinking Green - Container and Wicking Beds - Ellenbrook Community Library

 

Reducing plastic in everyday living

Location Date Details and to book
Baskerville Memorial Hall June 3 Thinking Green - Reducing plastic in everyday living -Baskerville
Altone Park (Beechboro) June 10 Thinking Green - Reducing plastic in everyday living - Altone Park Public Library
Midland June 14 Thinking Green - Reducing plastic in everyday living - Midland Public Library
Ellenbrook June 24 Thinking Green - Reducing plastic in everyday living - Ellenbrook Community Public Library

 

Introduction to beekeeping

Location Date Details and to book
Gidgegannup Hall June 17 Thinking Green - Introduction to beekeeping - Gidgegannup
Caversham Hall June 21 Thinking Green - Introduction to beekeeping - Caversham

Worm farm subsidy

The City is offering its residents and ratepayers a $100 subsidy on the purchase of a worm farm which comes complete with worms, worm castings and a comprehensive instruction booklet.

Sustainable living

The City also has a host of information available online about sustainable living. Find out how you can start saving money and help the environment at the same time!

Attendance

Places are limited, bookings essential.