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Live your best (sustainable) life

Tuesday February 16 2021

Learn how to be more sustainable in your daily life with this workshop series running over eight Thursday evenings in March and April.

Watch: Council eco design advisor Nelson Lebo explains what you can expect from the programme.

  • Want to learn how to save money on your power bill?
  • Grow a new garden?
  • How to reduce your waste?
  • Clever tips and tricks to make your home more energy efficient?
  • How to get around our great city quicker?

Register now for the Sustainable Living Programme and over eight weeks you'll hear from a range of Palmerston North City Council and community experts on topics including waste, transport, eco-design, water use, gardening, energy, food and more.

The interactive sessions are based on the model developed by the Sustainable Living Education Trust, in collaboration with local government.

Sustainable Living Programme: workshop details

Workshops take place on the mezzanine floor of Palmerston North Central Library, from 5.30 to 7.30pm on Thursdays. 

  • 4 March: Postponed
  • 11 March: Waste
  • 18 March: Water
  • 25 March: Food
  • 1 April: Eco-building
  • 8 April: Energy
  • 15 April: Transport
  • 22 April: Gardening
  • 29 April: Resilience

Pay a one-off registration fee of $40 for the full eight weeks – this covers the cost of paying the external experts and light refreshments.

Register and pay on EventBrite. Alternatively, pop into our Customer Service Centre at Te Marae o Hine The Square.