Bronx Master Composter Certificate Program, Applications due February 20
This comprehensive train-the-trainer course is designed to promote the practice of composting in homes, schools, and community gardens in the Bronx. The program is held at The New York Botanical Garden in the spring and consists of seven Tuesday evening classes, two Saturday field trips, and 30 hours of Bronx-based volunteer outreach service in compost education and promotion. Course material fee is $40; limited scholarships are available. For an application and course details, visit the NYC Master Composter Certificate Course Web site, e-mail [masked], or call 718.817.8543.
7 Wednesdays, April 3–May 15, 6–9 p.m., and 2 Saturdays in April, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. • The New York Botanical Garden, Watson Education Building and off-site locations