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?

We’re keen to help you become more sustainable in your daily life through participation in the Future Living Skills Programme.

Future Living Skills was developed collaboratively by local government in NZ and is supported by Palmerston North City Council.  It is published by independent charity Sustainable Living Education Trust.

Over the eight week series of interactive workshops, hear from council and community experts on a range of topics, each with their own learning guide (available on the Sustainable Living Education Trust website), and share your own ideas, challenges, and tips.  We can all learn from each other!

The series will be held 5:30 –7:30 pm at the Palmerston North Central City Library. 

The registration fee for the series is $40, although there is some flexibility around this. 

N.B You are welcome to turn up to the next session (September 27th, Gardening) and we can organise payment at that point. 

Any questions, please email the coordinator

Draft Programme (to be confirmed):

Sep 20

Waste Minimisation

Sep 27

Gardening

 

Break for school holidays

Oct 18 

Building and Renovation

Oct 25

Energy

Nov 1

Water

Nov 8

Healthy Food Choices

Nov 15

Travel Options

Nov 22

Community Resilience

 

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