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Workshop Support: Vermicomposting Series (1 of 2) – Spring Valley

Oct 29, 2022 9:00AM—1:00PM

Spring Valley Library 836 Kempton Street Spring Valley, CA 91977

Volunteers will help our staff engage workshop attendees through our lecture and vermicomposting demonstrations, teach sustainable practices that support a healthy planet, and inspire others to adopt sustainable practices in their own lives.  Volunteer support can also include the following: Setting up / breaking down demo site Advancing PowerPoint slides or flipping our educational chart Engaging attendees in activities…

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Fundamentos del compostaje con lombrices – seminario web gratuito – Ciudad de San Diego

Nov 02, 2022 6:00PM—7:00PM

Virtual - Anywhere in the World

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Súmese a Solana Center en este seminario web, en el que aprenderá los pasos básicos del vermicompostaje (compostaje con lombrices). Siguiendo las demostraciones y consejos probados de nuestros educadores, le enseñaran todo lo necesario para empezar con un contenedor de lombrices adecuado a sus necesidades y estilo de vida. Realizaremos este seminario virtual utilizando Zoom.…

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Smart Ways to Fight Food Waste Workshop – City of San Diego

Nov 05, 2022 10:00AM—11:30AM

Scripps Miramar Ranch Branch Library 10301 Scripps Lake Drive San Diego, CA 92131

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Nearly 40% of food produced worldwide is wasted. You have the power to help change this statistic by making small changes to your daily life and habits. If you would like to be a part of this change, join our workshop! Solana Center’s knowledgeable speakers will offer live demonstrations to share practical solutions for reducing food waste in…

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Workshop Support: Vermicomposting Series (2 of 2) – Spring Valley

Nov 05, 2022 9:00AM—1:00PM

Spring Valley Library 836 Kempton Street Spring Valley, CA 91977

Volunteers will help our staff engage workshop attendees through our lecture and vermicomposting demonstrations, teach sustainable practices that support a healthy planet, and inspire others to adopt sustainable practices in their own lives.  Volunteer support can also include the following: Setting up / breaking down demo site Advancing PowerPoint slides or flipping our educational chart Engaging attendees in activities…

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Water Wise Gardening Workshop – Valley Center

Nov 08, 2022 10:00AM—11:00AM

St. Stephen's Catholic Church 31020 Cole Grade Road Valley Center, CA 92082

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Learn how to create a less thirsty and environmentally-friendly landscape at this workshop with the Dos Valles Garden Club! Solana Center’s knowledgeable educators will teach you all you need to know to get started with a garden that fits San Diego’s semi-arid climate. In this workshop, we will cover Climate-appropriate planting Using mulch and compost…

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Workshop Support: Water Wise Gardening – Valley Center

Nov 08, 2022 9:00AM—12:00PM

St. Stephen's Catholic Church 31020 Cole Grade Road Valley Center, CA 92082

Help our staff teach others how to create a less thirsty and environmentally-friendly landscape at this workshop with the Dos Valles Garden Club!  Volunteer support can also include the following: Setting up / breaking down demo site Advancing PowerPoint slides or flipping our educational chart Engaging attendees in activities related to the lesson Volunteer Shifts 9:00…

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Los conceptos básicos de compostaje en casa – seminario web gratuito – Ciudad de San Diego

Nov 09, 2022 6:00PM—7:00PM

Virtual - Anywhere in the World

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Súmese a Solana Center en este seminario web de una hora, en que aprenderá los pasos básicos de hacer la composta tradicional en casa. Realizaremos este seminario virtual utilizando Zoom. Por favor, asegúrese de instalar la aplicación Zoom en su computadora, celular, o tableta. Cuando se inscriba, recibirá un mensaje por correo electrónico con el…

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Backyard Composting Basics Webinar – City of Encinitas

Nov 10, 2022 6:00PM—7:00PM

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Join Solana Center for this 1-hour webinar 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. This webinar will be held using Zoom, so please note that…

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All About Worms Workshop – 4S Ranch

Nov 12, 2022 10:00AM—12:00PM

4S Ranch Community Garden 17117 4S Ranch Parkway San Diego, CA 92127

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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 will teach you all about how to get started and maintain a…

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“Shoo, Fly, Shoo!” Pest Control for Livestock Owners Webinar – County of San Diego

Nov 14, 2022 6:00PM—7:00PM

Virtual - Anywhere in the World

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Flies can deliver painful bites. They irritate and stress livestock, and can transmit diseases, potentially creating serious health issues for your animals. In this 1-hour webinar, we will discuss an array of strategies you can use to control flies on your property, including the important role of manure management. We will be joined by guest…

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