Public works offers composting workshop

Stevens County Department of Public Works, Solid Waste Division is holding a free composting/vermi-composting workshop to anyone interested. The workshop will be held at the Springdale High School Library on May 12, 2012 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. A minimum of 15 pre-registered individuals will be required to conduct the class with a maximum of 24 people (no walk-ins).

The course will last approximately two hours with videos, and material dealing with composting and vermi-composting (worms). The course will include handouts and booklets on composting and vermi-composting and at the end of the training each household will be given a free 2-yard backyard-composting bin. For pre-registration please call 738-6106 or 1-866-205-9220.