Bruentrup Heritage Farm, 2170 County Road D East, Maplewood, MN
FREE - No registration required
5:30 p.m. - Farmer Power Hour: Join the Maplewood Area Historical Society prior to the Solar Power Hour for interpretive exhibits and demonstrations on how early 1900 dairy farmers used the sun and wind to power farms. These exhibits will be outdoors, dress for the weather.
6:30 p.m. - Solar Power Hour: The Midwest Renewable Energy Association and Center for Energy and Environment are hosting the Solar Power Hour. The event will educate homeowners on energy efficiency, the basics of solar energy, relevant incentives, financing options, and introduce the Solar Twin Cities solar group buy program. Through the program residents can invest in lower cost solar installations through the power of volume purchasing. The Solar Power Hour will be held in the barn where there is limited cooling and heating. Dress for the weather.