Classes & Workshops
Monte Vista Water District
Monte Vista Water District offers Water Wise Classes to inform its customers how to use water more efficiently indoors and outdoors. The classes include topics on composting, mulching, pruning, water-efficient plants, drought-tolerant landscapes, pest management, leaks, and more! Classes are offered once in the fall and once in the spring, and they are typically held on a Thursday evening or Saturday morning.
Drip Irrigation Fundamentals
MVWD and Green Gardens Group (G3) invite you to a virtual workshop to learn about irrigation fundamentals. Poor irrigation practices are the number one reason plants fail.
Date: Tuesday, July 25, 2023
Join this online webinar to learn about:
- Understanding soil moisture balance
- Key components of a properly installed drip system
- Typical problems with drip and how to avoid them
- Developing a successful maintenance practice
The class is free, but advance registration is required. Register here!
Leak Repair Workshop
Learn from plumbing and irrigation professionals how to repair common household leaks.
Date: Saturday, September 16, 2023
- Hands-on training on how to fix a leak
- Sprinkler controllers: scheduling and troubleshooting.
- Sprinklers: replacing and making minor repairs on various types of nozzles.
- Faucets: common causes of kitchen and bathroom leaks and how to repair.
- Showerheads: replacing and making minor repairs.
- Toilet flapper: replacing flapper to stop your toilet from running.
- Free leak repair kit ($22 value)
- Door prizes & opportunity drawings
- Light breakfast will be provided
Chino Basin Water Conservation District
Water Wise Landscaping Workshops for the Home
Chino Basin Water Conservation District offers a variety of landscape workshops to help you conserve water outdoors. Residents, including Monte Vista Water District customers, are invited to attend any or all of these water wise workshops. Handouts, giveaways and snacks included.
- Register: Call 909-626-2711 or visit the Chino Basin Water Conservation District website
- Workshops held virtually or at the Waterwise Community Center:
4594 San Bernardino Street
Montclair, CA 91763