You’re in luck! Rotten luck, actually. Free workshops on composting are being offered by the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen. Feeling like a rotten scoundrel? Come on out and find out how great composting is!
Cameron Baughen, the Solid Waste Management Coordinator for the RDOS is presenting a series of composting workshops in different locations around the Okanagan and Similkameen over the next week and a half. You can also purchase your own backyard composter from the RDOS. The workshops in Oliver are being supported by the Oliver Community Garden Society, a member of the Oliver Community Arts Council, and held at the Quail’s Nest Arts Centre on Airport (95th) Street.
The dates of the workshops are:Thursday March 22 , 6 PM OLIVER “How to Use the Green Cone” Quail’s Nest Arts Centre (Community Garden), 5840 Airport Street Friday, March 23, 6 PM ‐ Penticton “How to Use The Green Cone” Penticton Community Garden, Vancouver Ave Saturday, March 24, 2 PM Penticton Backyard Composting Penticton Community Garden, Vancouver Ave Monday March 26, 7 PM ‐ Penticton “Worm Composting” RDOS, 101 Martin St Tuesday, March 27, 6 PM Princeton “How to Use Bokashicycle” John Allison Elementary Wednesday March 28, 6 PM OLIVER “How to Use Bokashicycle” Quail’s Nest Arts Centre (Community Garden), 5840 Airport Street Thursday, March 29, 6 PM ‐ Penticton How to Use Bokashicycle Penticton Community Garden, Vancouver Ave Saturday, March 31, 2 PM ‐ OLIVER Backyard Composting, Quail’s Nest Arts Centre (Community Garden) Sunday, April 1, 2 PM ‐ Keremeos “Backyard Composting” Memorial Park
For more information, contact:Cameron Baughen, Solid Waste Management Coordinator Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen 101 Martin Street Penticton, BC V2A 5J9 250-490-4203 or toll free 1-877-610-3737