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Man and woman doing backyard composting.

Want to learn about Composting?

Here are some upcoming workshops. To register, call 311 or visit eReg.

Basic Composting

Sunday May 1 at 1pm, Wednesday May 4 at 7pm,
or Saturday May 21 at 10am.

Learn how to get started and keep it working. Start today and have finished compost to spread in fall. Participants may purchase an Earth Machine Compost Bin at the workshop ($35 cash or cheque only please). Dress for the weather!

Advanced Composting

Sunday, May 1 at 10am

Experienced composters and gardeners will gain deeper knowledge of the amazing world inside the bin, science geeks will calculate the Carbon to Nitrogen ratio and gardeners learn to recognize and correct soil issues for healthier plants.

Bokashi, Worms, and Indoor Methods

No backyard? No problem. Sheridan's free drop-in sessions return in 2016! Starting May 14, come to Compost 'S cool on weekends and holiday between 10am and 4pm to see a Bokashi bucket or build a worm farm.

Corporate Lunch 'N Learn

Host a 40 minute presentation and watch your business "go green" with the help of our waste reduction specialists. Call 780-496-5526.


Invite our educator into the classroom. Choose a two-hour hands-on presentation to Grade 4, or a one-hour introduction to the Carbon Cycle for Grade 5. Other grade levels may request customized presentations. Free to Edmonton schools only. Call 780-496-5404.

Host a Workshop

Host a workshop for your garden club or community league. Free to not-for-profit groups within Edmonton (travel charges may apply outside city limits).

For More Information

Our staff and volunteers are ready to answer your questions or even visit your yard to help you compost better.

Title The Compost Doctors



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