june, 2022

sat11jun9:30 amsat11:30 amBackyard Composting Basics Workshop9:30 am - 11:30 am Water Conservation Garden, 12122 Cuyamaca College Dr W, El Cajon, California 92019

Event Details

Solana Center compost seminar

Backyard Composting Basics Workshop
June 11th, 2022 – 9:30 AM through 11:30 AM
Location: The Water Conservation Garden

Want to learn how you can improve the quality of your soil, reduce waste and air pollution, while saving energy, money, and water? Learn how to compost in your backyard!

Join Solana Center for this 2-hour presentation, at the Water Conservation Garden, where you will learn the basics of traditional backyard composting. Using trial-tested advice and interactive demonstrations, our experienced educators will teach you all you need to know to get started with a bin that fits your needs and lifestyle.

This workshop will be held in-person and outdoors. We ask that all attendees follow current public health guidelines to protect themselves and others from the spread of Covid-19, including wearing a mask if you have not been vaccinated.

Priority registration is offered to residents of unincorporated County. All other registrants will be placed on a waitlist initially and accepted into the workshop pending available space. Please look for a notification 1 – 2 weeks before workshop date.

In this workshop, we will cover the following:

What is composting and why it is so important
What tools and materials you’ll need
Which items are compostable and which are not
Building and maintaining a compost pile

One lucky attendee will WIN a free raffle prize!

Hold your spot in advance: https://bit.ly/3L0IdDJ

Made possible through generous funding by the County of San Diego


(Saturday) 9:30 am - 11:30 am


Water Conservation Garden

12122 Cuyamaca College Dr W, El Cajon, California 92019


Solana Center