HXG Workshop: Whimsical Reusables

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Create a planter from a recycled milk jug and minimize waste that goes to a landfill! You can even start your succulents for landscapes in these creative containers. A hands-on workshop offered by the Board of Water Supply (BWS) and Friends of Halawa Xeriscape Garden (FOHXG) will show you how to create a cute kitty planter.


Saturday, April 28, 2018
10:30 a.m. to noon


Halawa Xeriscape Garden
99-1268 Iwaena Street
Halawa Valley’s Central Park
Industrial Area
(get directions)


$8 for general public and Friends of Halawa membership “Friend” level
$3 for supporting, corporate and lifetime memberships
Participants must bring their own milk jug.
We accept cash and checks.


You’ll enjoy recycled a plastic milk jug into a whimsical planter. With an ounce of creativity, a little bit of paint, some planting soil, and a drought tolerant plant, participants can design artful containers that are practical and simple to create. You’ll also learn a few tips for using succulents in containers. Did you know what succulents don’t require a lot of water to survive?


Advanced registration is required. Registration begins on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, and closes at 2 p.m. on Friday, April 27, 2018, or when all spaces are filled. Call (808) 748-5315 or email workshops@hbws.org to register. BWS security and workshop registration requires submittal of participants full name, home address, phone number, and email address where applicable.

See the 2017-2018 workshop schedule.