Composting: Workshops

ClassDate/TimeCityLocationInstructor
Vermicomposting (Worms!) and Bin Building09/11/2023 - 6:00pm to 8:00pmWalnut CreekClub Room, Heather Farm ParkMarian Woodard
Vermicomposting (Worms!) and Bin Building11/04/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pmWalnut CreekClub Room, Heather Farm ParkMarian Woodard

Reservations Required: Please click to blue workshop date above to register online or call (925) 906-1801 to register by phone. If you leave a voice message, please provide your email and phone number. 

Locations

  • Moraga Library, 1500 St. Mary’s Road, Moraga
  • Heather Farm Community Center, 301 North San Carlos Dr, Walnut Creek
  • Orchard Nursery, 4010 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette
  • Mt. Diablo Nursery, 3295 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette
  • Lafayette Community Garden, 3932 Mt. Diablo Rd., Lafayette
  • The Bounty Garden (Hap Magee Ranch Park), 1025 La Gonda Way, Danville
  • Moraga Gardens Farm, 1290 Moraga Way, Moraga
  • Sloat Garden Center, 800 Camino Ramon, Danville
  • McDonnell Nursery, 196 Moraga Way, Orinda
  • Alcosta Senior & Community Center, 9300 Alcosta Blvd., San Ramon
  • Forest Home Farms, 19953 San Ramon Valley Blvd., San Ramon 

Workshops

Home Composting for Busy People: Lecture-style workshop. Covers the basics of backyard composting (hot/cold composting), Vermicomposting, mulching and grasscycling, with time for Q&A and troubleshooting.

$$ Vermicompost & Bin Building: Learn to compost with worms! This is a very hands-on workshop. You will assemble your bin, take it home with your worms and knowledge, and start composting right away! All supplies and worms included. Registration fee applies.

Additional Services: RecycleSmart composting instructors can table at events and Farmers Markets, come into your neighborhood (5+ homes), schools, community groups, presentations and demonstrations, upon request, at no cost. Call RecycleSmart for more information or to schedule at 925-906-1801. 

CompostSMART Advanced Composting Series: If you enjoy composting and you’re interested in public education and outreach, apply to participate in the CompostSMART Advanced Composting Training Series. Receive in-depth composting education with an experienced and knowledgeable team, and then share your training with the wider community. CompostSMART returning fall 2023. 

Home Composting for Busy People Workshop
Home Composting for Busy People Workshop
Cub Scouts Vermicomposting & Bin Building Workshop
Cub Scouts Vermicomposting & Bin Building Workshop
Vermicomposting & Bin Building Workshop
Vermicomposting & Bin Building Workshop