Ryan’s picks – February 16

HELLO SUNSHINE! SOLARPOWERED LAWN CARE, 6 p.m. March 8, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., join Gus Mariscal, owner of the Solar Earth Lawn Care. He has the first solar-powered lawn care company in Indiana. His mowers, blowers and other landscaping tools are powered by batteries that are juiced on solar chargers. He will talk about how he retrofitted his truck with two solar panels that are routed into a battery charging station in the vehicle’s tool box. He also uses eco-friendly fertilizers and herbicides. Come see some of his equipment and learn about how he got started; registration: greenwoodlibrary.us.

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Ryan Trares is a reporter for the Daily Journal. He can be reached at rtrares@dailyjournal.net or 317-736-2727.