Backyard Composting Workshops

It’s Time to Compost!!

Not sure what to do with your kitchen, garden and yard scraps? Would you like natural, home-made compost for your lawns and gardens in the spring? Then expand your recycling efforts to include kitchen scraps and yard debris by signing up for a Backyard Composting Workshop and turn your yard waste and food scraps into a valuable resource for your garden.

For more information on programs:
– Email compost@prc.org or call (412) 488-7490 ext. 226 for the PRC WEST Office
– Email andrejczak@prc.org  or call (610) 353-1555 ext. 232 for the PRC EAST Office

Click below for upcoming workshop dates and to register:

Upcoming PRC WEST Backyard Composting Workshops

This PA Resources Council workshop thoroughly covers the importance and benefits of composting, the process, setting up a compost pile, proper maintenance, and ways of using finished compost. Participants will receive a FreeGarden EARTH compost bin with attendance. This bin is an ideal bin for urban and suburban areas and has an 82-gallon capacity.

Cost: $70 single/ $75 couple and includes one compost bin.

Upcoming PRC West Workshops:composter

March 18th, 2017
Blueberry Hill Park
10:30AM – 12:00PM
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March 22nd, 2017
Phipps Garden Center
7:00PM – 8:30 PM
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May 6th, 2017
Ross Twp Community Center
12:00PM – 1:30 PM
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May 9th, 2017
Carnegie Municipal Building
6:30PM – 8:oo PM
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May 10th, 2017
Fern Hollow
7:00 PM- 8:30 PM
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May 16th, 2017
North Park – Rose Barn
6:30 PM- 8:00 PM
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May 18th 2017
Boyce Park – Activity Center
6:30 PM- 8:00 PM
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May 20th 2017
Lauri Ann West Community Center
1
0:30 – Noon
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May 24th 2017
South Park – Buffalo Inn
6:30 PM- 8:00 PM
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June 8th 2017
Phipps Garden Center
7:00 PM- 8:30 PM
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To register online click “Register Here” under the workshop you wish to attend or email compost@prc.org or call: (412) 488-7490 ext. 226

This workshop is made possible by the generous support of the Giant Eagle Foundation. giant eagle

Upcoming PRC EAST Backyard Composting Workshops

This PA Resources Council workshop thoroughly covers the importance and benefits of composting, the process, setting up a compost pile, proper maintenance, and ways of using finished compost. Participants will receive a FreeGarden EARTH compost bin with attendance. This bin, approved across the state as an ideal bin for urban and suburban areas, has an 82-gallon capacity.

Cost: $70 single/ $75 couple and includes one compost bin

Check back soon for upcoming workshops!

To register online click Register Here under the workshop you wish to attend or email andrejczak@prc.org or call: (610) 353-1555 ext. 232