Workshop Support: Vermicomposting Basics Workshop – San Ysidro Community Center

Aug 13, 2022 9:00AM—1:00PM


Colonel Irving Salomon San Ysidro Community Activity Center, 179 Diza Road San Diego, CA 92173

Cost $0.00


Join Solana Center for this workshop to help others discover why red wiggler worms are composting superstars! This workshop will teach workshop attendees all about how to get started and maintain a happy home for red wiggler worms. Volunteer support can also include the following:

  • Setting up / breaking down demo site
  • Advancing PowerPoint slides or flipping our educational chart
  • Engaging attendees in demonstrations related to the lesson

Volunteer Shifts

  • 9:00 am to 1:00 pm (2 volunteers)

Opportunity Requirements & Important Notes

  • Attire: Wear clothes that are comfortable for standing in and appropriate to the weather.

  • Bring: Reusable water bottle, snacks for break-time.

  • Experience Needed: At least one volunteer event with Solana Center prior, unless you are a Master Composter graduate or familiar with Solana Center. 

  • Age Requirements: Must be at least 18 years of age. 

  • Physical Requirements: Must be willing to do hands-on work with worms and other compost critters and able to lift up to 20 pounds.

  • Safety: All participants must sign an additional COVID-19 volunteer waiver BEFORE EVENT DAY (this will be sent in an info email 1-4 days before the event). All volunteers must bring to their volunteer shift the day of the event either: proof of vaccination, either through your issued vaccination card or through California’s Digital Covid-19 Vaccine Record, or proof of a negative PCR test (only PCR tests will be accepted) taken within 7 days of the event.