To view the free compost workshop schedule and register for an upcoming workshop, please follow this link.
Check the Calendar of Events for upcoming compost workshops. (Under category, you can choose "Solid Waste Events" to narrow your search).
Free or reduced priced compost bins are offered to participants while supplies last.
In case of rain, workshops will be moved to the Grissum Building, 1313 Lakeview Avenue -- one block west of the City Power Plant and one block north of the Business Loop.
Are you concerned about the environmental impacts of our city's waste stream? Are you familiar with the benefits of composting? Are you interested in sharing those benefits with other members of our community? If so, we would like for you to participate in our Master Composter training program.
|Vermi Composting (Worms): For volunteers who like kids, dirt, and worms! No experience necessary! The Columbia Public Works Volunteer Program is looking for volunteers interested in introducing children and their teachers to worm composting. Volunteers are needed to deliver and collect the bins. The schedule would be flexible, mostly weekday mornings. To become a Worm Loan Aide, contact us!|