Worm Composting

Let worms eat your garbage! Learn how to set up and maintain a worm composting system. Everything you always wanted to know about worms but were afraid to ask. Come join us and learn all about this tidy and very efficient way to turn kitchen scraps into botanical gold. We will take a snack break.

Taught by Alane Weber. Alane, “the worm lady of San Mateo,” has been nurturing her compost worms for 19 years and teaching vermicomposting for the County of San Mateo for the last 12 years.

A project of Common Ground, sponsored by Ecology Action of the San Francisco Bay Area’s mid peninsula. For 40 years this 501(c)(3) non project has offered hands a number of activities to meet their goal of “Creating Abundance in Community.”  These include classes and events in organic gardening and sustainable lifestyles, as well as items like seeds and plant starts, organic composts, fertilizers, mulches, tools, natural disease and pests control products and much more.

For more information and to register, see the Common Ground Classes and Events website page. Note: Early registration is recommended as classes sell out.

Fee: $39.