Thinking Green Workshop Series 2018

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 wellbeing and be kinder to the environment.

 

Thinking Green Workshop Series Timetables

Keeping Backyard Chickens   Decluttering  

Sustainable House Design   Carnaby's Cockatoos

Waterwise Irrigation  Frog - Friendly Gardens

Build a Native Bee Hotel  Worm Farming

Home Composting   Make your own Library or Shopping Bag

Weaving with Weeds

Keeping Backyard Chickens

Location Date Details and to book
Altone Park (Beechboro) January 13 Keeping Backyard Chickens - Altone Park, Beechboro
Midland  January 22 Keeping Backyard Chickens - Midland
Ballajura January 27 Keeping Backyard Chickens - Ballajura

 

Decluttering: All you need is less

Location Date Details and to book
Ballajura February 6  Decluttering: All you need is less - Ballajura
Ellenbrook February 16  Decluttering: All you need is less - Ellenbrook
Altone Park (Beechboro)  February 24 Decluttering: All you need is less - Altone Park

    

Sustainable House Design

Location Date Details and to book
Gidgegannup Hall February 10 Sustainable House Design - Gidgegannup
Woodbridge Area February 10 Sustainable Home Tour 
 Baskerville Memorial Hall February 17  Sustainable House Design - Baskerville
 Ellenbrook February 17  Sustainable House Design - Ellenbrook
 Guildford February 24 Sustainable House Design - Guildford

 

Carnaby's Cockatoos

Location Date Details and to book
Ellenbrook March 3 Carnaby's Cockatoos - Ellenbrook
Bullsbrook March 17 Carnaby's Cockatoos - Bullsbrook

 

Waterwise Irrigation

Location Date Details and to book
Altone Park (Beechboro) March 10 Waterwise Irrigation - Altone Park, Beechboro
Midland  March 19  Waterwise Irrigation - Midland

 

Frog - Friendly Gardens

Location Date Details and to book
Midland April 11 Frog Friendly Gardens - Midland
Ellenbrook April 14 Frog Friendly Gardens - Ellenbrookllow
 Ballajura April 17  Frog Friendly Gardens - Ballajura

 

Build a Native Bee Hotel

Location Date Details and to book
Ballajura  April 23  Build a Native Bee Hotel - Ballajura
Midland April 24 Build a Native Bee Hotel - Midland
Altone Park (Beechboro) April 26 Build a Native Bee Hotel - Altone Park, Beechboro
Ellenbrook April 27 Build a Native Bee Hotel - Ellenbrook

 

Worm Farming

 

Location Date Details and to book
Ballajura May 5  Worm Farming - Ballajura
Altone Park (Beechboro) May 31 Worm Farming - Altone Park, Beechboro
Caversham Community Centre June 5 Worm Farming - Caversham

 

Home Composting

Location Date Details and to book
 Altone Park (Beechboro) May 10  Home composting- Altone Park, Beechboro
Gidgegannup Hall May 12 Home composting- Gidgegannup
Ellenbrook May 26 Home composting- Ellenbrook

Make Your Own Library or Shopping Bag

 Location Date Details and to book
Midland  June 20  Make your own library or shopping bag - Midland
 Bullsbrook  June 23 Make your own library or shopping bag - Bullsbrook
 Ballajura June 26  Make your own library or shopping bag - Ballajura

 

Weaving with weeds

Location Date Details and to book                                                                                                          

 Bush Reserve

Location TBC

June 20  Weed harvesting and preparation
 Midland June 27  Weaving with weeds
Altone Park (Beechboro)  June 30 Stitching and coiling with weeds

 

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.