may, 2022

sat14may9:30 amsat11:30 amBackyard Composting Basics WorkshopFree outdoor event in English and Spanish 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Event Details

Join Solana Center for this 2-hour presentation 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.

Special offer for those with plots at Sweetwater Community Garden! Gardeners are eligible to receive 1 free Soil Saver compost bin per person, per garden plot by attending the workshop*, courtesy of the County of San Diego. To reserve your free bin, please email by 12 PM on Thursday, May 12 so we can bring your bin to the workshop.

*If you have not received a free bin at a previous workshop/webinar.

Este seminario se ofrecerá en español al mediodía durante el mismo día 12- 2pm.

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:

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Spanish –

Made possible through generous funding by the County of San Diego


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


Solana Center