Building and Maintaining an Effective Urban Composting System
Saturday mornings—August 17 and 24
Free Resilient Garden workshop hosted by Boston Natural Areas Network
BOSTON, MA, August 8, 2013 – Boston Natural Areas Network invites you to two free workshops where you will discover tools, hear tips and learn about the best techniques from BNAN Garden Educator Caitlin Gilson who will share her experience on how to develop, manage and maintain an effective composting system in Boston.
Do you currently compost at your community garden or in your backyard and want better results? Are you interested in composting but don’t know where to begin? Then join BNAN for these FREE workshops, which we be held onSaturday, August 17, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., at the Crite Community Garden 125 Cedar St. in Roxbury and again on Saturday August 24 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Southwest Boston Community Garden, Rowe St. and Cummings Highway in Roslindale. The workshops are part of BNAN’s Resilient Garden horticultural series.
Boston Natural Areas Network is a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing together local residents, partner organizations, public officials and foundations to preserve, expand and enhance urban open space, including community gardens, greenways and urban wilds. For further information about the organization, becoming a member or the calendar of events, visitwww.bostonnatural.org, or call 617-542-7696.