Open House & Rain Barrel Building Workshops

Interested in Learning More About Your Drinking Water?

POUGHKEEPSIE WATER TREATMENT FACILITY TO HOLD OPEN HOUSE AND RAIN BARREL BUILDING WORKSHOPS

Saturday, October 15, 2016 9 AM until 3 pm

Open House

The Poughkeepsies’ Water Treatment Facility is holding an open house, Saturday October 15th, in celebration of our treatment upgrade. Customers and interested citizens are encouraged to visit your facility between 9 AM and 3 PM to take a tour and learn how much better their water has become.

Rain Barrel Building Workshop

rainbar1In addition to tours you can learn how to make your very own rain barrel at one of several hands-on workshops on Saturday, October 15, 2016 at the Poughkeepsie Water Treatment Facility (3431 North Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601). There will be 4 different hour-long workshops offered throughout the day at 9:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM and 3:00 PM.

If you are interested in a rain barrel please register by contacting Angela Sullivan at (845) 677-8223 ext.114 or acs26@cornell.edu. This workshop is provided by the Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County.