June 19, 2018

Events

8/21 Energy improvements for not-so-green home. We’ll talk about the money saving possibilities, and how to best prioritize them based on the return on investment. We’ll also talk about the DIY improvements and exciting modern gadgets. Rain date 8/23
Time:
Starts at 6:00pm sharp, and will go for 60-90 minutes. Please arrive 15 minutes in advance.
Price: Sliding scale from $50 to $20, includes one free GreenSpark admission coupon for another day.

8/28 Selling your home “FSBO” style? Join us to learn how to make your house more attractive to an eco-minded buyer. You will learn how to recognize your home’s green potential as well as its existing green aspects you may not be aware of. We’ll also go over many free or very cheap steps you can take to impress the buyer. You’ll get an actionable checklist to take home. Rain date 8/29
Time:
Starts at 6:00pm sharp, and will go for 60-90 minutes. Please arrive 15 minutes in advance.
Price:
Sliding scale from $50 to $20, includes one free admission coupon to GreenSpark for another day.

9/4 DIY solar off-grid setup. Join us to explore all aspects of setting up and living with an off-grid solar electric setup. We’ll talk about panels, trackers, shade, inverters, charge controllers, battery types and maintenance, and system sizing. Rain date 9/5
Time:
Starts at 6:00pm sharp, and will go for 60-90 minutes. Please arrive 15 minutes in advance.
Price:
Sliding scale from $50 to $20, includes one free admission coupon to GreenSpark for another day.

9/15 & 22 Sustainable arts series: DIY pottery for kids and adults. In this workshop we’ll follow in the footsteps of our ancestors. On Saturday #1 we’ll dig up our own clay and will clean it up so it is usable for pottery. On Saturday #2 we’ll use our own clay to make a few basic objects, and fire it in a bonfire. This workshop will span two Saturdays, 8:00am-11:30am. Expect to get dirty, bring rubber gloves, long pants and good boots. We will provide water, bring your own snack. Rain dates are 9/16 and 9/23
Time:
8:00am-11:30am both days
Price:
Sliding scale from $100 to $60, includes one free admission coupon to GreenSpark for another day.

9/19 Free: EV Social Wednesday. If you drive an electric car, or want to talk to someone who does, this free monthly EV Social event is for you! Come meet fellow EV enthusiasts, share your experiences while enjoying complimentary lemonade. This is a monthly event, happening on every third Wednesday of each month. Rain date 9/20
Time:
Starts at 6:00pm sharp, and will go for 60-90 minutes. Please arrive 15 minutes in advance.
Price:
Free.

Important:

  • GreenSpark exhibits will be closed during these events.
  • Registration recommended, workshops are limited to 10 people. To reserve a spot make a $10 deposit and contact us to say which workshop you’re signing up to. This amount will be credited toward your workshop payment.
  • Bring a picnic chair for evening events.

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