DOWNEY - Residents can get an early start on their summer gardens by attending a smart gardening workshop Feb. 16 at 9:30 a.m. at Wilderness Park.The workshop will be held inside the park building and no pre-registration is necessary. Participants will receive instruction on backyard composting, worm composting, grass recycling, and water-wise and fire-wise gardening techniques. Residents can also purchase compost bins for $40 and worm bins for $65 (cash or check only). The workshop is free but parking is $2 after 9 a.m.
********** Published: Febuary 7, 2013 - Volume 11 - Issue 43