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TNWRRC Outreach Activities

TNWRRC staff manages and/or co-sponsors numerous outreach and community engagement activities, as shown below:

Upcoming Events

April 29, 2017—Rain Barrel Workshop, 10-12:00noon, Oak Ridge Central Services Complex, 100 Woodbury Lane

May 9, 2017—Water Fest (an elementary school field trip event), Ijams Nature Center (two sessions: 9-11am and 11:30-1:30pm)

May 13, 2017—Rain Barrel Workshop,10-12:00noon, New Harvest Park

May 26, 2017—10am, Harrell Rd Stormwater BMP Demonstration Park ribbon cutting

June 3, 2017—"Ivy" Rain Barrel, 9-11am, the University of Tennessee Gardens located off of Neyland Drive (Pick up pre-ordered rain barrels or purchase one.)

June 10, 2017 Families in the Creek, 8am-Noon, Ten Mile Creek off of North Gallaher View Road


TNWRRC facilitated installation of a pervious concrete sidewalk in the Halls Outdoor Classroom to benefit handicapped students.

Read about TNWRRC's 2016 Outreach Activities

Read about the activities sponsored by TNWRRC volunteers at 2016 17th Annual EarthFest celebration.