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Food Cycle Program – Compost Bin Harvest

Mar 18, 2023 9:00AM—11:00AM

Solana Center for Environmental Innovation 137 N El Camino Real Encinitas, CA 92024

Our Food Cycle program allows community members who can’t compost at home to still divert their food waste. We have a triple bin aerated static pile system that is on a precise timeline to get food scraps cooking and turned into finished compost to be sent back out into the community as fast as possible.…

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Webinar Support: Composting with Aerated Static Piles

Mar 21, 2023 5:00PM—8:00PM

VIRTUAL, meeting link will be sent to your email closer to event day ,

Webinar volunteers help our composting webinars run smoothly and make sure all of the Q&A questions are responded to by the instructor. This is a great way to refresh your composting knowledge while supporting environmental action!  Volunteer Shifts 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm Opportunity Requirements & Important Notes Experience Needed: Some familiarity with compost, comfortability using…

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Build and Beautify

Mar 23, 2023 9:00AM—11:00AM

Solana Center for Environmental Innovation 137 N El Camino Real Encinitas, CA 92024

Build and Beautify is a day for volunteers to get involved with the development of our home base and support Solana Center programs from the ground up!  In joining us for this activity, you will help beautify our grounds, creating a space for engaging our community in our sustainable offerings. Activities vary each month and may…

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Worm Wranglin’

Mar 25, 2023 9:30AM—11:00AM

Solana Center for Environmental Innovation 137 N El Camino real Encinitas, CA 92024

Join us for this Worm Wranglin’ volunteer opportunity, where volunteers join us at our home base to help care for our worms. Our resident worms help us teach San Diegans about the value of vermicomposting (composting with worms). Our worm bins act as a demonstration site, a nursery for providing worms to community members who compost at…

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Workshop Support: Backyard Composting – Alpine

Mar 25, 2023 10:00AM—2:00PM

Alpine Branch Library 1752 Alpine Blvd Alpine, CA 91901

Volunteers help our staff engage workshop attendees through our lecture and composting 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 related…

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April Solana Center Store Volunteer, Thursdays and Saturdays

Apr 01, 2023—Apr 30, 2023

Solana Center for Environmental Innovation 137 N El Camino Real Encinitas, CA 92024

Help Solana Center run our store and deliver our great programs to the public! The Solana Center store, open twice a week, is a chance for volunteers to get involved with our programs from our home base. Each week on Thursdays from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm and Saturdays from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, we…

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Worm Wranglin’

Apr 03, 2023 1:00PM—2:30PM

Solana Center for Environmental Innovation 137 N El Camino real Encinitas, CA 92024

Join us for this Worm Wranglin’ volunteer opportunity, where volunteers join us at our home base to help care for our worms. Our resident worms help us teach San Diegans about the value of vermicomposting (composting with worms). Our worm bins act as a demonstration site, a nursery for providing worms to community members who compost at…

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Food Cycle Program – Compost Bin Build

Apr 20, 2023 9:00AM—12:00PM

Solana Center for Environmental Innovation 137 N El Camino Real Encinitas, CA 92024

Our Food Cycle program allows community members who can’t compost at home to still divert their food waste. Our triple bin aerated static pile system is on a precise timeline to get food scraps cooking and turned into finished compost to be sent back out into the community as fast as possible. Our team of…

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Workshop Support: Landscaping for Watershed Protection – Ramona

Apr 29, 2023 9:00AM—1:00PM

International Equestrian Center 16911 Gunn Stage Rd Ramona, CA 92065

Volunteers help our staff engage workshop attendees through our lecture and composting 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 related…

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May Solana Center Store Volunteer, Thursdays and Saturdays

May 01, 2023—May 31, 2023

Solana Center for Environmental Innovation 137 N El Camino Real Encinitas, CA 92024

Help Solana Center run our store and deliver our great programs to the public! The Solana Center store, open twice a week, is a chance for volunteers to get involved with our programs from our home base. Each week on Thursdays from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm and Saturdays from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, we…

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