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Compost 101 Workshop

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East River Park Fire Boat House

East River Promenade

New York, NY 10002

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Join us for a workshop on how to make compost - a nutrient rich, soil amendment for healthy soil food webs.

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Join us for a workshop on how to make compost - a nutrient rich, soil amendment for healthy soil food webs. In this workshop, learn about the science behind composting and how to use readily available ingredients to build a compost pile. Techniques for monitoring compost pile, testing for readiness, and sifting finished compost will also be discussed. Participants are encouraged to bring their compost stories to share.

This workshop will be held inside. Please prepare your own preferred classroom materials for a 1.5 hour workshop. Registration required.

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Are there ID or minimum age requirements to attend the workshop?

Participants must be 16 years or older to attend. If you are under the age of 18 you must have a guardian sign a liability waiver in advance of workday and must email Xander@lesecologycenter.org to arrange for this.

How do I get to East River Park Compost Yard?

The East River Compost Yard is located within East River Park. Detailed directions can be found here. The site is lot directly south of the amphitheater. The entrance is on the side facing the FDR not the waterfront.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Email Xander at xander@lesecolgycenter.org with any inquires related to the workshop

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