Events & Workshops

Upcoming Events

Saturday, May 23rd to June 29th

Come check out the third annual Connecting the Drops Rain Barrel exhibit!  This year, we are taking seven newly decorated rain barrels and the Kids VT Stormwater Story to the Williston Community Park in Williston.  Look for them there and enter to win one of the rain barrels at the Williston Block Party on July 3rd!

Saturday, July 25th, 2015

Join us for a Connecting the Drops rain barrel workshop in Williston! Attendees will make a rain barrel to take home and will have a chance to learn about local stormwater issues. To register for this workshop or for more information, please send an email to:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

What: Rain Barrel Workshop with CCST and the Town of Williston

When: Saturday, July 25th at 10 am

Where: The new Williston Department of Public Works Building on Avenue A, off of Industrial Ave

Williston, VT

Cost: $30



Past Events


May 2nd, 2015: 
Milton Green-Up Day BBQ and Rain Barrel Raffle

April 24th, 2015: Stream Clean Up of Morehouse Brook with the Winooski Teen Center at Landry Park

September 18th, 2014: Vermont Master Composter Course

July 19th, 2014: Essex Junction Block Party Tabling and Rain Barrel Give-Away

July 11th, 2014: Essex Junction 5 Corners Market Tabling

June 25th, 2014: Winooski Rain Barrel Decorating with JFK elementary students

June 14th, 2014: Rain Barrel Workshop to kick off the Connecting the Drops stormwater outreach campaign in Essex Junction.

May 29th, 2014: Spring Webinar Series: Tree Planting 101. Presented by Brian Sullivan, Arborist Technician for the City of Burlington and Vice President of the New England Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture.

May 22, 2014: Stream Clean-Up in Williston! Williston Central School joins the Stream Team to help clean up Allen Brook.

May 3rd, 2014: Green-Up Day! The Stream Team tabled at South Burlington’s City Hall to talk to Green-Up Day volunteers about rain gardens and rain barrels.

April 24th, 2014: Spring Webinar Series: Tree Selection and Planting Site Assessment. Hosted by the Vermont & Urban & Community Forestry Program and presented by Warren Spinner, Burlington City Arborist.

Saturday, April 19th 2014: Rain Barrel Workshop in Shelburne! Hosted by CCST and the Shelburne Natural Resources Committee.


October 12th, 2013: Tabling at the Essex Fire Department Open House!

September 27th, 2013: Tabling at the Essex Junction Five Corners Farmers' Market Come meet our Urban Conservation Specialist and ask about how you can contribute to stormwater mitigation at home and in your town!

September 25th, 2013: Tabling at the Essex' Heart and Soul Action Summit and Volunteer Fair!

September 21st, 2013: Tabling at Shelburne Farms' Harvest Festival.

August 29/30th, 2013: Rain Garden Installation at Chamberlin Elementary School, South Burlington

August 7th, 2013: Tabling at the Williston Farmers' Market

July 27th, 2013: Tabling at the Shelburne Farmers' Market

July 21st, 2013: Tabling at Village of Essex and Essex Junction Block Party

June 26-July 31st (Wednesdays): Tabling at Connecting the Drops Concerts!

May 18th, 2013:  Milton's Spring Into Service!


April 19th, 2012: Ice Cream Social - April 19, 2012
March 29th, 2012: Managing Runoff on your Property 


September 27th, 2011: Build Your Own Rain Barrel Workshop