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7th Annual Homescape Harvest Tour

“Get inspired to create your own eco-paradise! Explore Tucson sites that harvest water, conserve energy, grow food & create wildlife habitat.

You’ll discover public and private landscapes throughout Tucson and learn from the homeowners firsthand. Experience rain gardens, cisterns, passive & active solar systems, greywater systems, composting toilets, shady oases, lush food gardens, wildlife habitat, and much more. The eco-practices range in size and cost, and many sites feature repurposed and recycled materials.

Tickets are $15/person/car — or $10/person for bicycle riders and public transportation users. Kids under 14 are free! Proceeds directly benefit WMG’s Green Living Co-op program.
Register today!”Hosted by Watershed Management Group

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2017 Summer Solstice Ride

June 20, 6 to 8 p.m.

“It’s the longest day of the year, so let’s celebrate the midway point of summer! Join Living Streets Alliance and Technicians For Sustainability on a casual, friendly bike ride along mostly car-free paths to Dragoon Brewing Co. where we will enjoy cold brews, a food truck or two, some prize giveaways (including a solar battery charger from TFS!) and more. Come thirsty, and drink up! Dragoon will donate one dollar for every pint sold to LSA, this night only!

We will depart from TFS, 612 N 7th Ave., at 6 pm, and return to the same location at about 8:30pm if there is a group wanting to ride together back to the same spot.”

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Carolyn’s note: I know this is the summer solstice, but since excessive heat and a high temperature of 112 is predicted for tomorrow, please wear a hat, sunscreen, and bring lots of water with you on this ride.