Gardening workshop at park

DOWNEY - A smart gardening workshop will be held Nov. 13 from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Wilderness Park.Participants will receive instruction on backyard composting, worm composting, recycling of grass, and water-wise and fire-wise techniques. Compost and worm bins will be available for purchase at a reduced price of $40 for compost bins and $65 for worm bins (cash or check only). The workshop is free, but there is a $2 parking fee beginning at 9 a.m. The event is hosted by the city of Downey's Recycling office and presented by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Works. For more information, call (562) 904-7103.

********** Published: October 28, 2010 - Volume 9 - Issue 28