After a brief introduction and presentation about runoff pollution at the brewery from FMR staff, we’ll head out to the nearby downtown streets to stencil storm drains.
Equipped with spray paint, a stencil and safety materials, we’ll head out in small groups to write “Keep ’em Clean, Drains to River” next to area storm drains. Volunteers also distribute educational door hangers to nearby homes and businesses, making a visual connection between the newly stenciled drains and local water quality, and what actions they can take in their home and yard to protect our local waters.
Participants should be prepared to walk approximately one mile while completing their mapped stenciling route.
After the stenciling activity, we’ll reconvene back at the taproom to enjoy a pint or a flight and learn more about Tin Whiskers Brewing Company! Tin Whiskers has also named FMR the “Pints for a Purpose” recipient and will donate $1 from every pint sold to FMR! Even if you can’t make it to the stenciling portion stop by and join us for a beer.
To sign up and receive directions to the meeting spot, contact Volunteer Coordinator Amy Kilgore at firstname.lastname@example.org, 651-222-2193 x31, or via the contact form (please select Amy by name from the staff list under “Category”). Please include the name of the event, your name, address and phone number and the number in your party.
You will receive a confirmation email and additional details, such as directions and what to wear, from email@example.com within two business days, Amy is typically in the office M-Th each week. Registration closes end of day Wednesday, July 12th or upon reaching capacity.