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Backyard Composting and Vermicomposting Workshop at the Water Conservation Garden

Make a difference and help our community learn about improving the quality of our soil, reducing waste and air pollution while saving energy, money, and water!

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for this event. Unfortunately, all volunteer positions have been filled. Please return to our volunteer opportunity page to check out more great events!​

A group of people gathered outdoors at Solana Center's garden

Assist one of our Solana Center educators during a 2-hour presentation about the basics of backyard composting and vermicomposting. Using trial-tested advice and interactive demonstrations, our expert educators will teach folks all they need to know to get started. Give your time and passion to spreading environmental education while you learn more about composting and how it can benefit your garden, home, and community.

In this event you will assist with:

  • Setting up our presentation area (tables, chairs, info material, directional signage, etc.)
  • Event sign-in
  • Advancing PowerPoint slides or handling our flip chart
  • Sharing props and visuals
  • Packing up our presentation supplies

Volunteer Qualifications:

  • Must be excited about sharing and/or learning about sustainability!
  • Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds
  • Must be at least 16 years old (if under 18 must have parent supervision)
  • Prior knowledge on workshop topic is helpful, but not required

Click on the 'Volunteer Now' button to sign up for a shift! Questions? Please email

Event Classification
Funding Source Contract-funded
Special Note
Stream to Volunteer Opportunities Yes
November 16th, 2019 9:00 AM   through   1:00 PM
Water Conservation Garden
12122 Cuyamaca College Dr W
El Cajon, CA 92019
United States
Main Phone: (760) 436-7986
Main Phone: (760) 436-7986