June 28, 2016 BONUS Sustainable Living Center Workshop! Solar PV with Hire Electric
If you have been curious about photo-voltaic solar systems, have wondered how much one would cost, or have heard about state and federal incentives, be sure to take advantage of this opportunity to get information and have any of your questions answered from Hire Electric’s Jonathan Lewis! Hire Electric is based in The Dalles, OR but is no stranger to the Walla Walla Valley. Hire Electric has been providing education here for years and have many residential and commercial PV installations to their credit in the valley. Sharpen your pencils and get ready to take some notes!
This workshop will be held at:
WWCC Water & Environmental Center Rooms 2023/2024
640 Water Center Drive, Walla Walla 99362
June 28, 2016 6:30P to 8:00P
Come tour the WWCC solar arrays with us:
Saturday, June 22, 2013 9A to 5P
“The Tour allows us to show the community some of the amazing work that is being done in our community in an effort to save energy and live greener or more sustainably”
Vendors and informational booths on sustainable topics will be on hand at WWCC’s Water and Environmental Center Saturday June 22 from 9A to 5P. We will have food available for purchase and free kid’s activities(including a workshop by the Home Depot, from 10A to 2P) throughout the day.
At registration, participants will receive their tour booklet with maps directing them to the seven additional tour locations and a chance to win an overnight stay at the Marcus Whitman Hotel. There are eight Tour locations, The Water and Environmental Center, a governmental building, two gardens, two businesses, and two residences. These sites feature energy upgrades, green building practices, and other examples of sustainability. A self-guided tour, participants can visit as many or as few sites as they wish. Tour sites will be open and staffed from 10A to 4P.
TREK(Traveling Renewable Energy Kiosk), presented by Franklin PUD, demonstrating alternative energy components in a home-like setting will be a featured exhibit at the Water Center. Additional activities at the Water Center include booths from Seattle Tiny Homes, Pacific Power(PECI), Cascade Natural Gas, WSU Master Gardeners, Blue Mountain Wildlife, Allegro Cyclery, Earthlight Books, and more. Heating and Air, Insulation, Solar, and Window and Door vendors will be on hand to answer questions about the latest in energy saving products and practices in those areas. Sustainable Living Center’s resident energy expert, Dave Dahlin, will also be on hand to answer questions about home energy efficiency and the Community Energy Efficiency Program.
The Green Home and Garden Tour – It’s what sustainability looks like!
We look forward to seeing you there!
Erendira Cruz and Team
Brought to you by the Sustainable Living Center
When: April 13 or April 1411:00 AM to 1:00PM
Where: WWCC Greenhouse and Water & Environmental Center, 500 Tausick Way, Walla Walla, WA 99362
There is so much to explore in the world of ecology, and what better way to wiggle in than by learning how to make your own compost for home gardening! Our Worm Wigwam will be directed by our site and composting manager, Ben Christy, with help from volunteers through Sustainable Living Center. This is time for specialists, teachers, parents and community members to share knowledge by joining one another in an educational, sustainable workshop.-Free Healthy Lunch Provided!
-Register with a Home Composting Kit or without
Please visit our website for more information and to register! www.sustainablelivingcenter.com
Spread the word to all your family, friends, coworkers and neighbors!
For further questions, please call the Sustainable Living Center: 509.524.5218