World Water Week events planned for Red Deer

In celebration of World Water Week, a series of events are being held across Red Deer.

In celebration of World Water Week, a series of events are being held across Red Deer.

The Red Deer Public Library is hosting water-themed storytimes all week with dates and times available by contacting the library or visiting their website.

The library is also hosting a couple of special events on World Water Day, Thursday.

l From 10 to 11 a.m. at the Snell Auditorium, a workshop will inform people on how to save money as well as conserving water in the home and yard, called Water Cost$.

l A second workshop will take place from noon to 1 p.m. that will focus on the Yellow Fish Road program and protecting local waters.

In partnership with Red Deer College, the City of Red Deer will host a viewing of the documentary Tapped, followed by a discussion on bottled water.

The event is being held at Margaret Parsons Theatre at RDC starting at noon.

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