Ecology Center Event

Plastic Free Gardening Workshop with Lori “CompostGal” Caldwell

Saturday | July 23, 2022 | 11:00 am — 2:30 pm

Graphic with line art of a pea pod, text reads, "EcoHouse Tour & Plastic Free Gardening Workshop with Lori Caldwell"

In this two for one event, tour the Ecology Center EcoHouse yard and learn about gardening without plastics and toxics! Join CompostGal, Lori Caldwell as she leads an exterior tour of the house, highlighting all the sustainable features. After, there’s a talk about ways to implement plastic free techniques in your garden.

Topics will include:

  • Nontoxic pest control
  • Making your own organic fertilizer
  • Alternatives to plastic weed cloth
  • General gardening topics

Please bring your questions! Space is limited, reserve your spot today!

Lori in front of a leafy background smiling.About the presenter:

Lori Caldwell, a frequent Ecology Center Classroom instructor, is also the owner of CompostGal: Consulting, Landscaping & Education. She is an avid gardener and her mission is “to connect people to the soil and all that it provides.” A Master Composter and Bay-Friendly Qualified Landscape professional and has been teaching sustainable gardening classes all over the Bay Area since 2007!

Be sure to check out our full events line-up and educational resources here!

Cost: $10 – $15
Please contact organizer for wheelchair accessibility information.

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