Event Days for Gardeners and Earth lovers!
Details for each event can be found on Facebook, or call 780-496-5526. Donations of kitchen scraps or lawn clippings gratefully accepted.
Opening Day, Saturday May 16 - We're celebrating 25 years of learning! Join us for cookies and games.
Ukulele Day, Saturday June 6 – Bring your ukulele and sun protection down for a raucous jam session at 1 pm. Beginners welcome; great fun.
Garbage Truck Day, Saturday June 13 – Kids love Garbage Trucks and today’s the day your child gets to operate one. Come down between 1-4pm to meet a collector and make a “Thank You” card to leave out on your next Trash Day!
Pumpkin Smash, Nov 1 – For two years in a row 300 kids smashed over 500 pumpkins. You know you want to be part of that! Watch for details about this event on Facebook@CompostScool.
Ongoing Drop-In Programs
Build a Worm Bin - Worms in my house? Yes, these gentle creatures will be hard at work in your home turning food scraps into castings – an amazing soil builder and source of slow-release nutrients for your houseplants and garden. Build a bin to take home.
Free. Any weekend or holiday between 10am-4pm, May long weekend to Labour Day.
Microbe Exchange - Biodiversity is vital to soil and plant health. Bring a container of your best compost, soil, leaf mold, etc and add it to our Exchange. You're adding to a microbe- and nutrient-rich blend. Take a similar amount home to inoculate your garden.
Self-serve. Available from spring thaw to autumn freeze-up.
Share Your Waste - Do you have extra kitchen scraps and yard waste but no way to recycle them? Bring them to us for composting. Join like-minded soil builders like you on the ShareWaste.com app.