WORKSHOP: Composting In Your Backyard Sponsored by College Park Committee for a Better Environment (CBE)
WHEN: Saturday, May 14, 2016, 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
WHERE: Old Parrish House, 4711 Knox Rd., College Park
PARKING PERMITS: We’ll supply one when you arrive at the location.

This one-hour workshop will focus on the basic principles of aerobic composting in your backyard. After the presentation, FREE compost bins will be given—while they last—to College Park residents who have registered for the workshop. (See below for registration information.)

OUR WORKSHOP LEADER: The presentation will be given by Ben Fischler, who has been composting his family’s yard debris and kitchen waste for 35 years. Over the last three years, while working to create local community-composting options in Prince George’s County, Ben has participated in detailed training about composting and is licensed by the Maryland Department of Agriculture in compost-facility operations.

REGISTRATION: If would like to attend this workshop, please RSVP to or leave a message at 240-888-6972. Also let her know if you want a free compost bin.