All About Worms Workshop – Alpine

May 18, 2024 10:00AM—12:00PM


Alpine Library, 1752 Alpine Boulevard, Alpine, CA 91901

Cost Free


Join Solana Center for this workshop to discover why red wiggler worms are composting superstars! Vermicomposting has a benefit for everyone, whether you want to divert kitchen scraps from the landfill, compost in small spaces, or create a natural fertilizer for your plants. This workshop, with a special focus on in-ground vermicompost bins, will teach you all about how to get started and maintain a happy home for red wiggler worms. All pre-registered attendees who are residents of unincorporated San Diego County will receive a free kitchen scraps container, courtesy of the County of San Diego. 

In this workshop, we will cover

  • Benefits of composting with worms
  • Benefits of in-ground worm bins and how to get started
  • Tools, materials, and steps to start a vermicompost bin
  • How to feed your worms and which foods are suitable
  • Troubleshooting and maintaining your worm bin
  • Harvesting and using finished castings

Please contact us with any questions:
Phone: (760) 436-7986 ex. 700

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