Home Composting Courses, Fall 2015

Posted on August 28, 2015

Are you interested in saving money on your garbage bill? How about an interest in supplying fresh soil amendments to your garden or yard? Your opportunity is now!

ZeroWasteMarin, in conjunction with Sustainable Novato and Green Gage Nursery have teamed up to provide composting courses to Marin County residents. Two hour classes will teach basic composting skills such as mulching, building a hot hole, and transforming food scraps with worms.

Students will also have the opportunity to purchase a compost bin or worm farm at a discounted rate.  More information on the course can be found in the PowerPoint link below.

Fee: Please remember to bring a check for $10 with you to the workshop, made out to Nancy Niche.
If you’d like to purchase a compost bin, please bring another check for $25, made out to the Dept. of Public Works.

Sign-Up: Click here to sign up.

Location:Composting Postcard

Green Gage Farm

489 Gage Ln


DEA Drug Take-Back Day Sept. 26

Posted on August 28, 2015
Medical waste

On September 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. a number of local Law Enforcement Agencies and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its another opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your medications for disposal to any of 9 drop-off locations. The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.

Drop-Off information will be posted on Sept. 1 HERE