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Composting

Thanks to the City of Chula Vista, Environmental Services Division, for sponsoring all of our composting programs!

Composting Workshops

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Sundays 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. 

Come join the fun, learn all about the wonders of soils, and get discounts on outdoor composting units. We’ll cover practical ways to set up home composting systems in order to organically beautify our landscape and lessen our ecological footprint! For more information please call (619) 409-5900 or email Katharine@thelivingcoast.org


School Compost Program

20170129_132337 New Composting Program for Chula Vista schools! Perfect for Grades 3-8, we come to your classroom and teach the “Whats, Whys, and Hows of Composting”.  If you have a compost bin on site, we also spend time turning the pile together. And it is all FREE thanks to the City of Chula Vista. Contact Katharine@thelivingcoast.org for more details.

 

 

 

Master Composter Program

May 2 – June 13, 2017 (full, waiting list open)

Tuesdays 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. dsc_0029

Become a Master Composter with this six-week training course at the Living Coast. Topics will include building and maintaining a pile, soil ecology, composting with worms, and more. Volunteer, field trip, and hands-on components are included. This class is currently full, but you can be added to our waiting list by emailing Katharine@thelivingcoast.org. Our next class will be offered fall 2017.


Compost Resources from the City of Chula Vista:

Check out a PDF of “Less Toxic Yard & Garden Care” from the City of Chula Vista.

Click Here for more information about the City of Chula Vista’s composting programs.