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Backyard Composting Basics Workshop

Saturday, May 14, 2022 at 9:30 AM
Sweetwater Community Garden
Register in advance.

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!

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Made possible through generous funding by the County of San Diego

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Sweetwater Community Garden

5354 Sweetwater Road
Bonita, California 91902
(760) 436-7986 ext. 700

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Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending.