Backyard Composting Basics Workshop – Spring Valley

Apr 27, 2024 10:00AM—12:00PM


Spring Valley Branch Library, 836 Kempton St, Spring Valley, CA 91977

Cost Free


Join Solana Center for this two hour workshop where you will learn the basics of traditional backyard composting. Using trial-tested advice and demonstrations, our experienced educators will teach you all you need to know to get started with a bin that fits your needs and lifestyle.

In this workshop, we will cover:

  • What is composting and why it is so important
  • Various types of compost bin options and how to pick one that works best for your needs
  • What tools and materials you’ll need
  • Which items are compostable and which to avoid
  • How to build, maintain, and troubleshoot a compost pile

All pre-registered attendees who are residents of unincorporated San Diego County can receive a FREE kitchen scraps container, courtesy of the County of San Diego. View it here.

Made possible through generous funding by:

Thanks to our host: