Residents are invited to participate in online and in-person learning about Florida-Friendly Landscaping during October through virtual interactive classes as well as in-person opportunities.
The classes will be presented by Florida-Friendly Landscaping Program Coordinator, Colby Pitts. To find out more information about the classes, follow Florida-Friendly Landscaping’s Facebook page at www.Facebook.com/HernandoFFL.
A link to participate in the virtual classes will be provided on the Events portion of the Facebook page. All of the virtual classes are recorded, and residents can access the recordings on Facebook at their convenience. The classes are also offered on the Hernando County Government YouTube Channel at @HernandoCountyGovernment.
Virtual classes will be held each Friday at 10:30 a.m. via Facebook Live. The topics will be announced on the event page prior to the day of the class.
In-Person Rain Barrel Workshop will be Wednesday, Oct. 25 at 6 p.m. 55-gallon Rain Barrels cost $65. Customers of Hernando County Utilities will receive a one-time credit of $30 on their water bill for attending a workshop and installing a rain barrel at their home.
Class size is limited, first come, first served.
You can register for the class at linktr.ee/HernandoFFL
Only checks or money orders are accepted for this opportunity. Please send checks or money orders, written out to Hernando County Utilities Department and mail to 15365 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL34613.
Payment can also be made by dropping off a check or money order at the above address from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.