Learn to use rain gardens and barrels in yard

Learn how to collect and keep rainwater for later use during a free Water Conservation Workshop from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, April 6, in the Clow Education Center at The Conservation Foundation’s McDonald Farm, 10s404 Knoch Knolls Road, Naperville.

This workshop will include a presentation on how rain barrels and rain gardens work and how to install them to capture the rain that falls on your land and put it to good use. Rain barrels, which are repurposed, recycled and recyclable and equipped with spigots, screens and overflow valves, will be available for $75 each.

Enjoy an educational tour of the 60-acre McDonald Farm at 1 p.m.