This hands-on workshop on the essentials of indoor composting with worms is ideal for those who want to compost food scraps but do not have access to an outdoor space. Participants can “adopt” a dozen worms in a mini-bin made of recycled materials and can receive a discount coupon toward the purchase of a larger system from the Union Square Greenmarket. Registration required; e-mail [masked] or call 718.817.8543. $5 workshop fee.
Thursday, December 13 • 6–7:30 p.m. • The New York Botanical Garden, Watson Education Building
The NYC Compost Project in the Bronx, funded and managed through the Department of Sanitation’s Bureau of Waste Prevention, Reuse and Recycling provides education, outreach events and offers a variety of workshops on indoor and outdoor composting. For more information on composting, call our Compost Helpline at[masked] or visit NYCWasteLess: NYC Compost Project.