Backyard Compost Workshops
Join Environment Erie and Millcreek Township for an informational workshop on the proper procedures for diverting food waste from the waste stream. Attendees will learn how to build and maintain a successful compost pile from everyday organic waste material. Upon completion of the workshop, each participating household will receive one Compost Wizard Jr. bin. There is a fee of $30.00 per household to attend the workshop and a limit of one bin per household. Family members are welcome.
Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 9 - 10:30 a.m. at the Millcreek Municipal Building
Residential Stormwater Workshops
Join Environment Erie for an educational workshop on how you can reduce the impacts of stormwater runoff by harvesting rainwater and using native plants in landscaping. Attendees will learn how to properly install and use a rain barrel. Upon completion of the workshop, each participating household will receive a FREE Rain Wizard bin. There will be a fee of $30.00 per household to attend the workshop and a limit of one bin per household, family members are welcome.
Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Tom Ridge Environmental Center
IMPORTANT THINGS TO NOTE FOR ALL WORKSHOPS
These workshops are open to all Erie County residents.
Large vehicle required to accommodate the size of the rain barrels and composters, please bring rope or bungee cords to secure in vehicle.
Individual delivery of bins is NOT available.
Sign-in closes ten minutes before start time of workshop (please be on site and settled in before this time)
Limit 1 guest per registered participant
Guest must be from the same household as the registered participant
Limit 1 rain barrel/compost bin per household
You may only register for only ONE workshop date per household