This article is 12 years old. It was published on February 1, 2011.
By now you should have received in the mail your Community Education Winter & Spring 2011 Brochure from the Saint Louis Public Schools. Did you notice that Refuse Division employees are teaching some of the classes?
Home Composting Made Easy: Goodbye Waste...Hello Black Gold
You can divert more than 30% of your total residential waste from landfills simply by composting kitchen and yard debris! Learn how to transform this compost matter into ("black gold") rich and organic marterial that you can use in your yard, garden and house plants; 31 page booklet included. 1 evening. Free.
Wednesday, Mar. 30, 6-6:50 p.m.
Wednesday, May 11, 6-6:50 p.m.
Thursday, Mar. 10, 6-7 p.m.
Thursday, May 19, 6-7 p.m.
Learn how to landscape and garden in an environmentally-friendly manner. Improve your health by reducing your reliance on lawn and garden chemicals. Protect and restore our state's flora and fauna biodiversity through the effective use of native plants. Handouts provided, including plant suggestions for specific design themes. 1 evening. Free.
Wednesday, Mar. 30, 7-7:50 p.m.
Wednesday, May 11, 7-7:50 p.m.
Thursday, Mar. 10, 7-8 p.m.
Thursday, May 19, 7-8 p.m.
For registration information, call (314) 353-1034 for classes at Bevo-Long, 5028 Morganford Rd. and (314) 352-1163 for classes at Nottingham, 4915 Donovan Ave.
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