CEO of mirainbarrel, Joshua Rubin Presents at the Berkley Public Library, November 30th 2017

Joshua Rubin, CEO of mirainbarrel was asked to speak at the City of Berkley’s event about keeping water out of basements, due to all the flooding in Berkley, residents were excited to learn about how rain barrels can keep their basements dry! The city and mirainbarrel setup a rain barrel pre-order for the event and […]

mirainbarrel CEO Joshua Rubin Interviewed by The Jewish News Detroit

Our CEO Joshua Rubin was interviewed by the Detroit Jewish News. It was a highlight in an article about the Whitney in Detroit going green. They did a great job capturing what mirainbarrel and Joshua are all about, Check out Joshua’s interview below and there is a link to the whole article on their website […]

The Michigan Jewish Food Festival

 Save the date for the second Michigan Jewish Food Festival! Aug 27, 2017 – 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Eastern Market Corporation, Detroit, MI Several thousand people joined us for the first ever Michigan Jewish Food Festival and enjoyed food, celebrated our shared history in Detroit, and learned about Detroit’s current food movement that’s creating a more […]

Heidelberg Project Rain Barrel Workshop, Huge Success!!!

This past weekend we had an amazing Saturday morning at the Heidelberg Project with the help of both the Heidelberg and the Sierra Great Lakes Program, 30 Rain Barrels went to Detroiters’. We showed everyone how to make them, install them, and paint them too! Lots of amazing people and great weather made for an […]

Rain Barrels on the RiverFront 2016

Rain Barrels on the Riverfront is back. A three way partnership between the Sierra Club Great Lakes Program, The Detroit RiverFront Conservancy and Maxi Container (aka mirainbarrel) will return (for the second time this year) to Downtown Detroit this April 23rd and July 18th. There are many ways to participate. You can buy your barrel […]

Huntington Woods Rain Barrel Workshop Returns for 2016

Join us again for our annual Huntington Woods Rain Barrel Workshop on May 1st 2016. These flyers can also be found in Huntington Woods residence water bills. We encourage surrounding communities to attend as well. For more information please call Claire at the Huntington Woods DPW @ (248) 547 – 1888. Here Are The Details: […]

Heidelberg Project Rain Barrel Workshop 2016

Join us for our most recent partnership with the Heidelberg Project and Sierra Club Great Lakes Program. We will be hosting a workshop were you can purchase rain barrels via for only $50 or if you are a Detroit resident in need of assistance you can get a scholarship (free) rain barrel by calling […]

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Garden Tower 2.0 Available Now!

Now available in our online store, the Garden Tower 2.0 – a must have for container gardeners and organic gardeners trying to save space! You can grow 50 plants in one amazing container. Check it out in our online store (scroll to the bottom of the page)

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Oak Park Rain Barrel Workshop Back for 2015 – Sunday, June 7th

We will be joining up with the City of Oak Park again for 2015! Please join us for this fun and exciting rain barrel workshop. We will learn about them and build them together. Rain barrels will be available for $50 each and you can signup here on Please join us on Sunday, June […]

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LAST WORKSHOP IN 2014 • Oak Park Rain Barrel Workshop • September 27th

Don’t miss our very last workshop for 2014, if you have not got the chance to come out and build a barrel with us and ask all the rain water harvesting questions you want, now is your chance. For only $50 you can take home a complete rain barrel and a complete understanding of how […]

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