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Vermicomposting 101: Learn How To Turn Your Yard Waste and Food Scraps Into A Valuable Soil Amendment

Dates:November 10, 2023
Meets:F from 2:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location:Buzzard Hall - Room 1302

There are still openings remaining at this time.


Create Black Gold - for your home, garden, and beyond - by harnessing the power of red wiggler composting worms! Lauren Spaniol, Coles County SWCD's Resource Conservationist, will teach you all you need to know to get started with a vermicomposting (worm composting) bin that fits your needs and lifestyle. You will build your own bin to take home so you can get started right away! If you have a power drill, please bring it along with a 1/4 inch drill bit. All other supplies will be provided. Fees are used to provide materials.


November 10, 2023

Please register by November 3, 2023

Fee: $60.00

Buzzard Hall - Room 1302

Buzzard Hall
Room 1302
1920 9th Street
Charleston, IL 61920

From Lincoln Avenue, turn south onto 9th Street. At the first stop sign, turn right onto Hayes Avenue. Park in the lot to your left. The classroom is inside the door and down the hallway to the right. It is near the door at the end of the hallway.

Lauren Spaniol