Workshops & Events

The City of Frisco WaterWise Program hosts a variety of workshops and events for Frisco residents. These events cover water-saving techniques and conservation principles to help preserve and protect our most valuable resource. For more information and to register for workshops, access the workshop links below. 

2017 FREE Workshops & Events

Rain Barrel Distribution Day - April 22, 2017:

Frisco's pick-up event is between 9:00 a.m and 11 a.m. and is located at:
Frisco Public Works Department 
1300 Research Road
 
Note: Rain barrels must be picked up at the event. 

Want to learn more? Download a Rainwater Harvesting Guide offered by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
Irrigation Station
 Want to master some quick fixes to your sprinkler system? Ever wonder how to re-direct a nozzle spraying water onto the street? Join Frisco's licensed irrigators and WaterWise education team for an Irrigation Station Workshop. Residents will rotate through five different stations during this hands-on workshop and learn how simple adjustments can improve the efficiency of your sprinkler system.

Workshops are limited to 30 residents per session.  
Reserve your seat today; email WaterWise
 
Thursday, April 20, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 
Frisco Senior Center
6670 Moore Street
 
Friday, May 5, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Public Works Building - 11300 Research Road
Public Works Training Room
Terra cotta rain barrel
Rainwater Harvesting
During those dog days of summer you can provide some extra relief to your landscape and your wallet by supplementing your irrigation with rainwater.  Come and learn about rainwater harvesting, tips for installation, and troubleshooting common problems at our brown bag workshop.

Reserve your seat today; email WaterWise.
  
Public Works Training Room
Public Works Building - 11300 Research Road
Friday, April 21, 2017
Noon - 1 p.m.
Are you new to North Texas, love gardening, but aren't sure how to make anything grow in this new environment?  Then this program is for you!  Experts from the Collin County Master Gardeners Club will present short lectures giving you the information you need to make your green thumb work for you in your new home!  RSVP to WaterWise today!

Saturday, May 13, 2017
8:00 a.m. - Noon
Frisco Senior Center
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