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Carlsbad: Compost Workshop Saturday, May 12, 11:00 am

The City of Carlsbad and The Ecology Center have partnered to provide free, hands-on composting workshops exclusively to residents of Carlsbad.

Carlsbad: Compost Workshop
Event Type

Carlsbad Residents


2 hours


All ages


Free for Carlsbad residents


Harold Smerdu Community Garden
1250 Laguna Drive
Carlsbad CA
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Closed-toed shoes are recommended but not required. Feel free to wear comfortable clothing and bring a reusable water bottle/canteen. We will be taking photos and possibly video to be used on our website, social and other educational media, by registering for this workshop you agree to our photo/video release policy.

Composting Workshop:

Healthy soil is a living, breathing community of organisms that interact to provide a wide variety of benefits to our ecosystem. One of the easiest ways to maintaining healthy soil is by utilizing compost! Learn this step-by-step process that you can implement at home.

This workshop will cover:

  • Simple solutions to reduce and potentially eliminate waste streams from your home and daily routine.
  • The basic science of compost and best practices.
  • Step by step, hands-on composting techniques.
  • You will also have the opportunity to purchase discounted composting bins while supplies last.