Come to a FREE workshop by Cat Buxton, VT Master Composter and community educator, and learn to reduce your trash size and smell, improve the health of your lawn and garden, and save money! Cat’s enthusiastic and simple approach will surely activate your interest and demystify the processes of composting. She’ll cover the spectrum of practical compost ingredients, bins and styles, the conflicting lists of compost do’s and don’ts, and the role of compost in managing soil health.
Get DIRT CHEAP supplies! Workshop participants may purchase a “Soil Saver” composter for $25(Suggested Retail - $125) and a “Sure-Close” food scrap pail for $5, generously subsidized by the VT Department of Environmental Conservation Solid Waste Program.
Workshops are from 5:30PM to 7:00PM at the following locations:
May 16 Sharon Baxter Memorial Library
May 17 Rockingham Rockingham Public Library
June 7 Windsor Windsor Public Library
June 8 Springfield Springfield Town Library
June 14 Ludlow Fletcher Memorial Library
June 15 W. Fairlee Westshire Elementary School
**Sponsored by the Greater Upper Valley and So. Windsor/Windham Counties Solid Waste Districts**