Free Traditional Compost And Intro To Worms Workshop
2920 Zoo Dr.
San Diego, CA 92101
Join Solana Center for this two-hour presentation where you will learn the basics of backyard composting and vermicomposting (composting with worms) at the San Diego Zoo!
Using trial-tested advice and interactive demonstrations, our expert educator will teach you all you need to know to get started with a bin that fits your needs and lifestyle.
Space is limited. Registration is required.
Free Recycling Event
9449 Friars Road
San Diego, CA 92108
The City of San Diego’s Environmental Services Department is hosting a FREE Recycling Event with support from the State of California Department of Resources, Recycling and Recovery, CalRecycle. Items that will be accepted at this event are: oil, antifreeze, oil filters, car batteries, household batteries, and fluorescent bulbs. This service will be offered from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM on Saturday, January 27, 2018, at Qualcomm Stadium, 9449 Friars Road, San Diego, CA 92108.
Transportation Requirements: Maximum limit for transportation ~ 10 Gallons
To search for a location to recycle used oil and oil filters in your neighborhood, visit CalRecycle’s website at Calrecycle.ca.gov/UsedOIl/Reports/CenterSearch.
NO BUSINESS WASTE ACCEPTED.
RESTORE NESTING HABITAT
1590 East Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109
We will be working to remove invasive plants from North Fiesta Island. We’re doing this to promote nesting by the California Least Tern (an endangered species) and to create space for native coastal dune plants. The meeting location will be on the northern edge of Fiesta Island in Mission Bay.
Fruit Tree Pruning & Food Forest Basics Workshop
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd
Del Mar , CA 92014
Presented by Solana Center, this workshop will teach how to successfully snip your apple, plum, peach or other deciduous fruit trees into shape and keep them producing.
This workshop will cover the following topics:
- General pruning basics.
- Proper pruning for deciduous (winter dormant) species.
- Hands-on pruning opportunity.
- Why fruit trees are the bones of a food forest.
The workshop is taught by BioEve, founder and lead designer, Dave Johnston.