How to Build a Solar Generator

This event posted by: Amy Pickett

Sunday, July 14, 2013
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Walker Nature Center
11450 Glade Drive
Reston, VA

Cost: $5 per person RA members; $8 per person Non-members


How to Build a Solar GeneratorWhen: Sunday, July 14, 2013 @ 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM Age: Adults Price: $5 per person RA members; $8 per person Non-members

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For under $1,000 and a few hours of your time, you can build a small solar generator capable of powering a freezer or fridge during a power outage. This class will cover the parts and tools needed as well as the steps used to build the generator. Be the first in your neighborhood to build a generator that can keep your freezer running during the next power outage! Instructor: Jon Mills. Co-sponsored by Reston Community Center. Reservations required by July 11. Email or call 703-476-9689.

Walker Nature Center 11450 Glade Drive, Reston, VA  703-476-9689  Approximately 14 miles awayWelcome to the heartbeat of Reston’s 1,300 acres of open space. The Reston Association’s Walker Nature Center provides a variety of educational and recreational resources, programs and facilities. It is the mission of the Walker Nature Center to teach environmental awareness based upon direct experiences and natural history and to create an environmental stewardship ethic in the community. The Center enhances people’s awareness, knowledge, appreciation and enjoyment of their environment.

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