Our Compost Education Program offers classes and workshops for individuals throughout the year to help you succeed at composting at your home or apartment. See the descriptions below, and visit our Events page for access to all CCE-Tompkins classes and events.
Thurs, Oct 1, 6:00 - 6:45 pm online
Description: Learn about all the free online resources available at the Tompkins County Public Library (TCPL) that can help you start composting at home -- whether you are a beginner or have long standing questions about methods or management. A short presentation about books, videos, and other resources online (for all ages) will be followed by time for questions.
Clare Jones, Natalie Bray, and Ritza Francois are Master Composters of Tompkins County. They completed their training at CCETC this spring. This session is hosted by the TCPL and will be offered via Zoom. Participants registered will receive an email with details on how to access the meeting.
3 Thurs evenings: Oct 8, 15 & 22, 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Description: "Dig deeper" into the practice and theory of home composting in this three-class series:
Come to one class or them all! Make the most of your home composting. Learn about the composting process, the science, and practical tips. We guarantee better home composting just in time for the fall leaf season.
Was held on Sun, Sept 13, Noon - 2:00 pm online; recording available!
Description: Continuing our long-standing partnership with the 4-H Duck Race, we broadcasted ~20 minutes of family-oriented and educational programming.
Our compost programming features four ~5 min segments:
Feel free to tune into our 2020 Virtual Compost Fair anytime! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IDTTqh57tsQ
Last updated September 29, 2020