COLD CLIMATE HEAT PUMPS:
Do they make sense for you?
HEAT PUMP WORKSHOP
WHEN: WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25, 2018 at 6PM
WHERE: WEATHERSFIELD PROCTOR LIBRARY, Rte 5, ASCUTNEY, VT (802-674-2863)
Cold Climate Heat Pumps are a promising technology in Vermont. This informal workshop will explain heat pump options for hot water and space heating — an opportunity to see a heat pump and how it operates and ask questions.
This FREE Workshop will cover:
• The latest in Heat Pump technologies (winter/summer)
• Cost and savings compared with other fuels and systems
• Financial incentives will be available
For more information:
Weathersfield Energy Group: (802) 674-5280
The Southern Windsor/Windham Counties Solid Waste District, which includes Weathersfield, is selling “Soil Saver” backyard composters for $50 each. The 100% recycled plastic composter is 28”w x 28”d x 32”high and has a 10-year manufacturer’s guarantee. We also sell Sure-Close food scrap pails for $5 each. To order, call 674-9235 for an order form or download one from the District’s website, www.vtsolidwastedistrict.org. Orders are due by Friday, April 13 and may be picked up at the Weathersfield Transfer Station on or after Saturday, April 28. If you attend a backyard composting workshop, you can buy one at the workshop for $35.
Backyard Composting Workshops
The District is offering workshops again this year. If you attend one, you can purchase one composter at the greatly discounted price of $35 (additional composters are $50). The workshops will be held at 6:00 p.m. on the following Thursdays:
• Whiting Library in Chester – May 3
• First Congregational Church in Springfield – May 31
• Reading Town Hall – June 14
• Rockingham Free Public Library – June 21
Household Hazardous Waste Collections
The District will hold household hazardous waste collections on the following Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.:
May 12 Springfield Transfer Station
May 19 Weathersfield Transfer Station
September 8 Springfield Transfer Station
September 15 Goodyear Building in Windsor
Mary T. O’Brien
Southern Windsor/Windham Counties
Solid Waste Management District
Test your recycling knowledge!