Community Outreach

Upcoming –  Composting Made Easy: Fall Edition Online Workshops 

It’s been a great spring and summer for backyard composting. Now, that fall has set in, what do you need to know? Join us to discuss fall prep for your compost bin as well as a few tips to keep your backyard bin happy during the winter. The benefits of backyard composting are wide spread – it helps our gardens grow and most importantly it reduces our impact on the environment!

Please note that registration is limited and will close 24 hours prior to the start of the workshop.

Workshop Schedule

 

Schedule a workshop or webinar!

We offer both in-person presentations, when possible, and webinars to community groups and organizations.

Email inquiries@mmsb.nl.ca or call toll free 1-800-901-6672 to arrange a workshop or webinar for your group.

See school outreach or business outreach for more presentation offerings.

BACKYARD COMPOSTING

Time: 30-45 minutes

Our Learn to Compost workshop helps teach Newfoundlanders and Labradorians how to start backyard composting and maintain a healthy compost bin!

VERMICOMPOSTING

Time: 30-45 minutes

Learn about the world of vermicomposting. Through hands-on demonstrations, learn how decomposer organisms recycle organic waste into nutrient-rich compost, both in nature and in the vermicompost bin.